Primoz Roglic survives unscathed on 'nervous' stage 4 at Vuelta a España

EJEADELOSCABALLEROS SPAIN OCTOBER 23 Primoz Roglic of Slovenia and Team Jumbo Visma Red Leader Jersey during the 75th Tour of Spain 2020 Stage 4 a 1917km stage from Garray Numancia to Ejea de los Caballeros lavuelta LaVuelta20 La Vuelta on October 23 2020 in Ejea de los Caballeros Spain Photo by David RamosGetty Images
Primož Roglič (Jumbo-Visma) in the peloton on stage 4 (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Stage 4 of the Vuelta a España may have been a largely quiet one for the majority of the peloton as they raced across the plains of Aragón, but for race leader, Jumbo-Visma's Primož Roglič, there were hidden difficulties.

A windy stage to Ejea de los Cabelleros saw Movistar and Ineos Grenadiers take to the front at one point in a bid to make some general classification waves by splitting the peloton, but the gusts were never strong enough to provoke any echelons.

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Dani Ostanek
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Dani Ostanek is Senior News Writer at Cyclingnews, having joined in 2017 as a freelance contributor and later being hired full-time. Prior to joining the team, they had written for numerous major publications in the cycling world, including CyclingWeekly and Rouleur.


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