American Horner Takes Vuelta Lead After Stage Win

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Reuters
American Chris Horner seized a solo victory on stage three of the Vuelta a Espana on Monday to claim the overall lead.

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American Chris Horner seized a solo victory on stage three of the Vuelta a Espana on Monday to claim the overall lead.

The 41-year-old RadioShack Leopard rider moved ahead in the final kilometre of the short Mirador de Lobeira climb to hold off second-placed Alejandro Valverde and his fellow Spaniard Joaquim Rodriguez.