Kaden Groves wins final stage of Vuelta a España as Sepp Kuss confirms victory

Sepp Kuss completes his victory in the Vuelta a España around the streets of Madrid

Kaden Groves
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Kaden Groves won stage 21 of the Vuelta a España in the Spanish capital of Madrid, securing his third victory in the race and with it the points classification.

The Alpecin-Deceuninck rider was the favourite to win the stage, but his manner of victory was not expected: a bunch sprint had been predicted, given history and the processional nature of the stage, but instead Groves won ahead of his five breakaway colleagues who had jumped clear 40km from the finish.

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Chris Marshall-Bell

A freelance sports journalist and podcaster, you'll mostly find Chris's byline attached to news scoops, profile interviews and feature writing across a variety of different publications. He has been writing regularly for Cycling Weekly since 2013.

Previously a ski, hiking and cycling guide in a number of places, but mostly in the Canadian Rockies and Spanish Pyrenees, he almost certainly holds the record for the most number of interviews conducted from snowy mountains.

He lives in Valencia, Spain.