• Quintana takes Vuelta lead, Anacona wins 9th stage

    August 31, 2014

    ARAMON VALDELINARES, Spain (AP) - Nairo Quintana took the overall lead of the Spanish Vuelta from Movistar teammate Alejandro Valverde on a rainy and mountainous ninth stage won by Winner Anacona of Colombia on Sunday.Anacona, riding for Lampre Merida, separated from a large breakaway group before finally shedding Bob Jungels and then Javier Moreno on the final ascent of the 185-kilometer (115-mile) ride finishing at the category-one Aramon Valdelinares summit.