Historic Overview Salvador Botella

Rider

Overall Rank543
NameSalvador BOTELLA
Country
  Spain
Date of birth27-Mar-1929 - Benifayo (Comunidad Valenciana)
Date of death18-Dec-2006 - Ribarroja (Comunidad Valenciana)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Salvador Botella Rodrigo (March 27, 1929 – December 18, 2006) was a Spanish road bicycle racer, who competed as a professional from 1953 to 1962. He won the Volta a Catalunya in 1953 and 1959. He participated in 19 Grand Tours, including eight editions of the Vuelta a España, seven of the Giro d'Italia, and four of the Tour de France. He won the Points classification in 1958 Vuelta a España.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Volta Ciclista a Catalunya 1953, 1959
Giro d'Italia - stages 1958 (1), 1960 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1960 (1)
Vuelta a Andalucia - Ruta del Sol - stages 1955 (1), 1961 (2)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1953 (1), 1955 (1), 1957 (1)
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Seasons

Salvador Botella - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1952 Individual 42 444
2. 1953 PC Nicky's 458 91
3. 1954 Ideor 593 65
4. 1955 Terrot - Hutchinson 1027 36
5. 1956 Girardengo - Icep 628 67
6. 1957 Faema - Guerra 639 66
7. 1958 Faema - Guerra - Clément 1347 21
8. 1959 Faema - Guerra 626 68
9. 1960 Faema 572 85
10. 1961 Faema 423 121
11. 1962 Faema 122 282
Overall: 6477 543