Wiggins and Sky determined to keep on fighting in Vuelta

Bradley Wiggins and Ian Stannard, Vuelta a Espana 2011, stage 16

After a flattish couple of days in terms of morale, Bradley Wiggins (Sky) has started feeling more optimistic about the Vuelta and is now looking to see what he and team-mate Chris Froome can achieve in the last part of the race.

"There's a lot left to play for, I've realised that we've got a chance. I felt a bit pessimistic on Monday, but not any more," Wiggins said at the start of stage 18 of the Vuelta on Thursday.

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