Primož Roglič lost Vuelta a España lead after having a problem with his rain jacket 

The Jumbo-Visma rider couldn’t do up his jacket on the penultimate climb, losing time by the finish 

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Primož Roglič lost the race lead in the Vuelta a España after struggling with his rain jacket.  

The Slovenian lost 43 seconds to Richard Carapaz (Ineos Grenadiers) on stage six of the Vuelta, which cost him the race lead and saw him slip back to fourth place overall. 

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Alex Ballinger

Alex Ballinger is editor of BikeBiz magazine, the leading publication for the UK cycle industry, and is the former digital news editor for After gaining experience in local newsrooms, national newspapers and in digital journalism, Alex found his calling in cycling, first as a reporter, then as news editor responsible for Cycling Weekly's online news output, and now as the editor of BikeBiz. Since pro cycling first captured his heart during the 2010 Tour de France (specifically the Contador-Schleck battle) Alex covered three Tours de France, multiple editions of the Tour of Britain, and the World Championships, while both writing and video presenting for Cycling Weekly. He also specialises in fitness writing, often throwing himself into the deep end to help readers improve their own power numbers.  Away from the desk, Alex can be found racing time trials, riding BMX and mountain bikes, or exploring off-road on his gravel bike. He’s also an avid gamer, and can usually be found buried in an eclectic selection of books.