The Italian cyclist Vincenzo Nibali takes over as expected part in the Tour of Spain. That has the rider of Bahrain-Merida said in La Gazzetta dello Sport. Nibali ran in a crash in the Tour de France a broken ruggenwervel. It was he end of July and had surgery.
“I will ride the Vuelta, my ticket to Malaga is booked already,” said Nibali, in 2010 winner of the Vuelta a españa. The Tour of Spain starts on 25 August in Malaga.
Nibali came in the climb to Alpe d’huez fall by the hands of a spectator. His directeur sportif Rik Verbrugghe had at that time already know to be hoped that the Italian in time restored would be to be in Spain to start.