Cort resumes winning in Vuelta a España after overcoming COVID-19

CIUDADRODRIGO SPAIN NOVEMBER 06 Podium Magnus Cort Nielsen of Denmark and Team EF Pro Cycling Celebration Trophy during the 75th Tour of Spain 2020 Stage 16 a 162km stage from Salamanca to Ciudad Rodrigo lavuelta LaVuelta20 La Vuelta on November 06 2020 in Ciudad Rodrigo Spain Photo by Justin SetterfieldGetty Images
Magnus Cort (EF Pro Cycling) won stage 16 of the Vuelta (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

The EF Pro Cycling team claimed its third stage win of the 2020 Vuelta a España on Friday, with Danish rider Magnus Cort powering to victory in Ciudad Rodrigo from a much-reduced leading group over race leader Primož Roglič (Jumbo-Visma). 

Rui Costa (UAE Team Emirates) crossed the line in third but was relegated for irregular sprinting, with Dion Smith (Mitchelton-Scott) rounding out the stage podium.

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