Valverde: I honestly don't know if I'm stronger than before my injury

Last summer Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) lay in a hospital bed with doubts as to whether he would ever return to top-level racing. Yet less than a month into the 2018 season and the Spaniard can afford to joke about his miraculous comeback, after winning his second stage at the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana, and all but sowing up the overall title, with one stage remaining.

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