Astana Wins Vuelta TTT; Brajkovic Takes Red Jersey
Astana has won Stage 1 of the Vuelta a Espana. The Kazakh squad powered over the 27-km course from Vilanova de Arousa to Sanxenxo to win the team time trial in 29:59. RadioShack-Leopard finished second at 0:10, and Omega Pharma-Quick Step took third at 0:16. Janez Brajkovic, Astana's first finisher, is the first overall leader of the 2013 Vuelta a Espana.