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Time Running Out For Valverde To Bag The Big One

by Barnaby CHESTERMAN PONFERRADA, Spain, Sept 20, 2014 (AFP) - Alejandro Valverde will have his work cut out if he is to end years of near misses and finally land the world title on home soil next week. The 34-year-old Spaniard will be one of the favourites at the World Championships in Ponferrada but time is running out for the 2009 Vuelta a Espana winner to finally claim the road race title following five previous podium finishes. Spain are putting almost all their eggs into the one basket, although they have an excellent foil to Valverde in Joaquim Rodriguez, who finished second last year in Florence. Valverde was third in 2013, a position he also took in 2006 and 2012, while he was second in … Read More...

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Time Running Out For Valverde To Bag The Big One

by Barnaby CHESTERMAN PONFERRADA, Spain, Sept 20, 2014 (AFP) - Alejandro Valverde will have his work cut … Read More...

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