Vuelta A Espana 2019: Tadej Pogacar Wins Explosive Stage 9 Summit Finish; Quintana The Day's Biggest Winner

Vuelta a Espana 2019: Tadej Pogacar wins explosive Stage 9 summit finish; Quintana the day's biggest

Jack Elton-Walters 1 Sep 2019 Tadej Pogacar took a strong stage win but Nairo Quintana was the day's biggest winner on Stage 9 of the 2019 Vuelta a Espana Tadej Pogacar (UAE-Team Emirates) won Stage 9 of the 2019 Vuelta a Espana , taking the summit finish win on what is seen by many as the queen stage of this year's race. Behind him, Nairo Quintana (Movistar) crossed the line in second to gain time, and bonus seconds, on the rest of the top 10. The six second time bonus was enough to put Quintana into the overall lead, where he now leads Primoz Roglic ( Jumbo-Visma ) by that margin. Roglic had looked in trouble but fought his way back to finish third on the stage, for a four second bonus, while not losing much actual time to Quintana. Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana) had looked like he'd be the ...

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