September 6, 2008__

 

 

By Barry Boyce
CyclingRevealed Historian

 

Images © Unipublic

 

Also read:

La Vuelta: A Colorful & Caliente History

Vuelta a Espana Champions Living and Dead

Vuelta Picture Recap - Quintessential Spain

Stage 7 - (Sat) September 6th, Barbastro to Andorra (Naturlandia - La Rabassa) 223.2 km

 


The breakaway rolls through the Spanish countryside, (L to R) Gianni Meersman, Marc De Maar, Inigo Landaluze, Alessandro Ballan, and Xabier Zandio ( Image © Unipublic )


Cofidis sets the tempo for race leader Sylvain Chavanel ( Image © Unipublic )


Alessandro Ballan rode solo up the final climb ( Image © Unipublic )


Jose Rubiera leads an Astana charge up the final climb ( Image © Unipublic )


Little Spanish climber Ezequiel Mosquera escaped late and finished 2nd to Ballan ( Image © Unipublic )


Stage winner Alessandro Ballan ( Image © Unipublic )


The 6th race leader in 7 stages Italian Alessandro Ballan ( Image © Unipublic )

 

 

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