The roster for the 2010 Vuelta a Espana was posted online Friday and it looks like six cyclists from the United States will be competing in the three-week Grand Tour that starts Saturday.
Five are riding for the Garmin-Transitions pro cycling team and one rides for HTC-Columbia. Both are based in the U.S.
101. Tom Danielson
103. Tyler Farrar
106. Thomas Peterson
109. David Zabriskie
177. Tejay Van Garderen
CyclingNews counted Vande Velde and Danielson among the cyclists who have a shot at winning the Vuelta, which ends Sept. 19 in Madrid.