Simon and Adam Yates reunited for Orica-Scott's tilt at Vuelta a Espana

Come August and the Vuelta a España, deep into the second half of the season, only a handful of teams have the strength in depth to line up with two general classification leaders for the final Grand Tour of the season. But for this year's race, Orica-Scott have bucked the trend with a vengeance and will be present on the start line in Nimes on Saturday with no fewer than three leaders.

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Alasdair Fotheringham

Alasdair Fotheringham has been reporting on cycling since 1991. He has covered every Tour de France since 1992 bar one, as well as numerous other bike races of all shapes and sizes, ranging from the Olympic Games in 2008 to the now sadly defunct Subida a Urkiola hill climb in Spain. As well as working for Cyclingnews, he has also written for The IndependentThe GuardianProCycling, The Express and Reuters.