Roglic's recovery from Tour trauma to Vuelta victory was remarkable, says Zeeman

Primož Roglič wins stage 1 of the 2020 Vuelta a España
Primož Roglič at the Vuelta a España (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Primož Roglič finished first and second in two of this year's Grand Tours but the Slovenian and his Jumbo-Visma team have no intention of dialling back on their expectations as they prepare for another assault on the marquee stage races of 2021.

Roglič, who narrowly missed out on Tour de France success after being edged out in the final time trial at La Planche des Belles Filles, bounced back to defend his Vuelta a España crown and will head into next season as the team’s likely leader at the Tour. 

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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.