Historic Overview Antonio Suarez Vazquez

Rider

Overall Rank421
NameAntonio SUAREZ VAZQUEZ
Country
  Spain
Date of birth20-May-1932 - Madrid (Madrid)
Date of death06-Jan-1981 - Madrid (Madrid)
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Biography

Antonio Suárez Vázquez (20 May 1932 – 6 January 1981) was a professional road racing cyclist from Spain between 1956 and 1965. He is most famous for winning the overall title and the climbers classification at the 1959 Vuelta a España. In addition, Suarez won the points classification at the 1961 Vuelta and a career total of five stages at the Vuelta.

Suárez also won a stage and finished on the podium in third place at the 1961 Giro d’Italia behind Arnaldo Pambianco of Italy and Jacques Anquetil of France.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1959
Vuelta a España - stages 1957 (1), 1959 (2), 1960 (1), 1961 (1)
Giro d'Italia - stages 1961 (1)
Vuelta a Andalucia - Ruta del Sol - stages 1957 (1), 1958 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1961 (1)
Vuelta a Asturias - stages 1956 (1)
More results

Seasons

Antonio Suarez Vazquez - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1955 Individual 12 699
2. 1956 Guardia de Franco 110 293
3. 1957 Guardia de Franco 464 97
4. 1958 Lube - NSU 470 114
5. 1959 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop 1519 14
6. 1960 Faema 1158 26
7. 1961 Faema 1350 17
8. 1962 Ghigi 777 54
9. 1963 Faema - Flandria 1198 29
10. 1964 I.B.A.C. 406 112
11. 1965 Tedi - A.C. Montjuich 208 211
Overall: 7672 421