Formolo dreams of Vuelta a Espana top 5 - Dauphine shorts

After finishing 10th in the Giro d'Italia last month, Italy's Davide Formolo has set his sights on a top-five place in the Vuelta a España. The Cannondale-Drapac climber is currently racing the Critérium du Dauphiné, where he is likely to play a supporting role for Andrew Talansky. After a break in July, the 24-year-old will return to racing in August at the Tour de Pologne before embarking on the Vuelta, where he finished ninth last year.

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Daniel Benson

Daniel Benson was the Editor in Chief at between 2008 and 2022. Based in the UK, he joined the Cyclingnews team in 2008 as the site's first UK-based Managing Editor. In that time, he reported on over a dozen editions of the Tour de France, several World Championships, the Tour Down Under, Spring Classics, and the London 2012 Olympic Games. With the help of the excellent editorial team, he ran the coverage on Cyclingnews and has interviewed leading figures in the sport including UCI Presidents and Tour de France winners.