Daniel Martin will have tomorrow to not start the tenth stage of the Tour of Spain. The 32-year-old Irishman wants the birth of his daughters to experience. His wife Jess is on the verge of a pair of twins to give birth.
“I have to leave the Vuelta to be the biggest challenge in my life,” tweeted Martin. “It is with mixed feelings that I with my team mates of UAE Emirates in the pitch of late, but my teammate for the life of me now what is needed most.”
Martin was in 2014, seventh in the Vuelta and was the youngest of three editions, a regular in the top ten of the Tour de France. In the 73rd stage of the Vuelta, he’s after nine rides on the 55th place, more than a half hour of leader Simon Yates.