Esteban Chaves said “it is beautiful to be back racing” at the Volta a Valenciana after an eight month absence due to illness.
Esteban Chaves will rejoin the peloton in February at the Vuelta a Valencia in Spain.
The Colombian suffered with glandular fever as well as allergies that have kept him off the bike since the Giro
Esteban Chaves will support team-mate and race leader Simon Yates after losing 25 minutes on stage 10 of the Giro d'Italia
Simon Yates moves into the overall lead of the Giro d'Italia after finishing together with stage winner Esteban Chaves
The Colombian has returned to the training schedule that made him so successful in 2016 after a difficult season in 2017
Sam Crome (Bennelong SwissWellness) takes final stage victory in sprint from select group
Esteban Chaves looks set for overall victory at the Herald Sun Tour after a 20km solo attack delivered him to the win on the summit finish to Lake Mountain.
Colombian Esteban Chaves will miss Il Lombardia after fracturing his shoulder blade in a crash at Giro dell’Emilia in Italy
Chaves sat second and Roche third before the start of the stage but both lost significant time to Chris Froome on the Vuelta a España's biggest summit finish yet
Esteban Chaves hails Chris Froome's power after the Vuelta a España race leader stormed to victory on stage nine
Froome dominates, Chaves the contender and Cannondale perform with pride
Adam and Simon Yates will form two parts of a three-pronged attack for Orica-Scott as they target the general classification at the Vuelta a España.
Grand Tour contenders Chris Froome and Esteban Chaves lock horns on Herald Sun Tour stage one climb
The three-time Tour de France winner will compete in his first stage race of the season while Chaves has already ridden the Tour Down Under
Simon Gerrans says that Orica-Scott team-mate Esteban Chaves will get the better of Chris Froome during the 2017 season opening races in Australia
Colombian Esteban Chaves wants to 'repay Australian fans' with appearance in Orica-BikeExchange team's home nation in January
Esteban Chaves commits his future to Orica-BikeExchange, signing a three-year contract which keeps him at the team through the 2019 season
Esteban Chaves played it cool to take his first ever Monument victory at Il Lombardia
All the key talking points from the 2016 edition of Il Lombardia
Esteban Chaves took his first career Monument victory and became the first rider from his nation to win Il Lombardia
Nairo Quintana won his second career Grand Tour ahead of Chris Froome and Esteban Chaves at the Vuelta a España
Quintana matched second placed Chris Froome all the way up the final climb as Esteban Chaves leap frogged Alberto Contador into third
Wiggo's mutton chops, Froome's elbows and white gravel roads all make it into Cycling Weekly's list of modern icons of cycling
The Colombians aren't afraid of fielding a group of superstars; but who exactly will be leading?