10 conclusions from the 2021 Vuelta a España

Team Jumbo's Slovenian rider Primoz Roglic (C) celebrates winning the 2021 La Vuelta cycling tour of Spain flanked by Team Movistar's Spanish rider Enric Mas (L) and Team Bahrain's Australian rider Jack Haig after the 21st and final stage, a 33.8 km time-trial from Padron to Santiago de Compostela, on September 5, 2021. (Photo by MIGUEL RIOPA / AFP) (Photo by MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP via Getty Images)
The final podium of the 2021 Vuelta a España – Enric Mas, Primoz Roglic, and Jack Haig (Image credit: Miguel Riopa/AFP/Getty Images)

After Sunday's final stage time trial in Santiago de Compostela drew three weeks of racing to a close, the Vuelta a España is over for another year.

Primož Roglič took his third consecutive victory at the race, wrapping it up with his fourth stage win, but the final Grand Tour of the season brought much more to talk about beyond the Slovenian's domination.

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