Vuelta a Espana Results

Updated: August 30, 2014, 1:12 PM ET
Associated Press

Saturday

At Albacete

Eighth Stage

A 128-mile leg from Baeza

1. Nacer Bouhanni, France, FDJ.fr, 4 hours, 29 minutes.

2. Michael Matthews, Australia, Orica GreenEdge, same time.

3. Peter Sagan, Slovakia, Cannondale, same time.

4. John Degenkolb, Germany, Giant-Shimano, same time.

5. Gregory Henderson, Australia, Lotto Belisol, same time.

6. Robert Wagner, Germany, Belkin, same time.

7. Kristian Sbaragli, Italy, MTN-Qhubeka, same time.

8. Roberto Ferrari, Italy, Lampre Merida, same time.

9. Tom Boonen, Belgium, Omega Pharma-Quickstep, same time.

10. Jasper Stuyven, Belgium, Trek Factory, same time.

Also

106. Chad Haga, United States, Giant-Shimano, :53.

130. Lawrence Warbasse, United States, BMC Racing, 2:23.

140. Nathan Brown, United States, Garmin-Sharp, same time.

170. Andrew Talansky, United States, Garmin-Sharp, 3:00.

184. Lawson Craddock, United States, Giant-Shimano, 6:47.

Overall Standings

(After 8 of 21 stages)

1. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, 31 hours, 21 minutes, 20 seconds.

2. Nairo Quintana, Colombia, Movistar, 15 seconds behind.

3. Alberto Contador, Spain, Tinkoff-Saxo, :18.

4. Chris Froome, Britain, Sky, :20.

5. Esteban Chaves, Colombia, Orica GreenEdge, :41.

6. Joaquim Rodriguez, Spain, Katusha, :45.

7. Robert Gesink, Netherlands, Belkin, :55.

8. Fabio Aru, Italy, Astana, :58.

9. Warren Barguil, France, Giant-Shimano, 1:02.

10. Wilco Kelderman, Netherlands, Belkin, 1:06.

Also

69. Andrew Talansky, United States, Garmin-Sharp, 24:25.

72. Chad Haga, United States, Giant-Shimano, 24:53.

80. Lawrence Warbasse, United States, BMC Racing, 30:34.

116. Lawson Craddock, United States, Giant-Shimano, 47:32.

151. Nathan Brown, United States, Garmin-Sharp, 59:37.


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