Bri­tish sweep

The Observer - Sport - - Cycling Vuelta A España -

Si­mon Yates can to­day com­plete an his­toric tre­ble for Bri­tish cy­cling. Should he se­cure the Vuelta crown in Madrid as ex­pected it would be not only his fi rst Grand Tour tri­umph but fol­lows Chris Froome win­ning the Giro d’Italia and Geraint Th omas the Tour de France to com­plete a clean sweep by Bri­tons of cy­cling’s three great races – and a fi fth con­sec­u­tive Grand Tour win for a Bri­tish rider.

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