López blasts Mas over controversial exit from Movistar

Miguel Ángel López (center) of Movistar Team during the 2021 Tour of Spain
Miguel Ángel López (center) of Movistar Team during the 2021 Tour of Spain (Image credit: Tim de Waele/Getty Images)

Colombia’s Miguel Angel López has waded back into the controversy that saw him quit both the 2021 Vuelta a España and then Team Movistar, making outspoken criticisms of his former teammate, Enric Mas.

Mas and López were co-leaders for Movistar in the Vuelta a España. And with López winning the race’s toughest single mountain stage in Asturias and Mas clearly established as the most persistent rival of overall winner Primož Roglič (Jumbo-Visma), the two looked set to finish second and third overall.

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