Tom Dumoulin, the new leader at Vuelta, leads thanks to the victory in time

The Dutch cyclist Tom Dumoulin confirmed Vuelta’s role as the biggest favorite in today’s time, and thanks to the victory in the 17th stage, he was in the lead. His lead over Fabio Aru from Italy is only three seconds. Dumoulin has surprisingly kept the pitch in the hills before the day off and was expected to hit the red jersey for 39 kilometers in Burgos. The Bronze medalist from MS in the role of time favorite confirmed and won with a clash lead 1:04 minutes before the Polak Maciej Bodnar.The third was home to Alejandro Valverde.

Twenty-four-year-old Dumoulin, thanks to his sovereign performance, was replaced by Spaniard Joaquim Rodríguez, who beat him for more than three minutes. The current leader took the thirtieth position and dropped to third place with a minute and a quarter to Giant.

The tenth fastest time took Aru from Astany and kept his second second. Rodriguez lost just a second today, now his distance is only a little bigger.

“Of course, Vuelta is not over yet.I’m still thinking about the next few days and now I want to celebrate this win with my teammates, “said Dumoulin, who is the first Dutch driver of the Grand Tour in his third week since Joop Zoetemelk at the Tour de France 1980.” I know Astana will do the maximum To finish the jerk, “he added.

By the end of the Vuelta there are four stages, the last demanding mountain is on schedule Saturday, with cyclists waiting 204 km between Roa and Riaza on Thursday. P> 1. Dumoulin (Niz./Giant) 46:01, 2. Bodnar (Pol./Tinkoff-Saxo) -1: 04, 3. Valverde (Spain / Movistar) -1: 08, 4. Kiryjenka ./Sky) -1: 31, 5. Coppel (Fr./IAM) -1: 32, 6. Quintana (Kol./Movistar) -1: 33, 7. Sicard (Fr./Europcar) , 8.Oliveira (Portug./Lampre) -1: 38, 9. Cummings (Brit./MTN) -1: 40, 10. Aru (It./Astana) -1: 53. 1. Dumoulin 68:40:36, 2. Aru -3, 3. Rodríguez (Spain / Kathusha) -1: 15, 4. Majka (Pol./Tinkoff-Saxo) -2: 22, 5. Quintana -2 : 53, 6. Valverde -3: 15, 7. Chaves (Col./Orica) -3: 30, 8. Moreno (Spaniard / Kathusha) -3: 46, 9. Nieve : 10, 10. Meintjes (JAR / MTN) -6: 51.