Tony Gallopin wins Vuelta a España stage seven with late attack

The Frenchman caught a lone escapee with 2 kilometres to go, and kept the pressure on to take the win

Gallopin wins stage seven. Image: Sunada

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Tony Gallopin (AG2R La-Mondiale) won stage seven of the Vuelta a España, using the catch of a late attack to launch his own solo break to victory.

Gallopin made contact with escapee Lluís Mas (Caja-Rural) with 2 kilometres remaining following a cagey final 20km over narrow roads.

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