Historic Overview Samuel Sánchez González

Rider

Overall Rank46
NameSamuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ
Country
  Spain
Date of birth05-Feb-1978 - Oviedo (Asturias)
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Biography

Samuel Sánchez González

Samuel "Samu" Sánchez González (born 5 February 1978) is a Spanish professional road bicycle racer, provisionally suspended from the sport after a positive doping test. He was the gold medal winner in the 2008 Beijing Olympics Men's Road Race. In the following years Sánchez proved himself in hilly classics and stage races as one of the most important riders in the peloton. He's also known as one of the best descenders in the peloton. He finished in the top 6 of the Tour de France three times and in the top 10 of the Vuelta a España 6 times. Other notable achievements include winning the Vuelta a Burgos in 2010, the Tour of the Basque Country in 2012 and five stages of the Vuelta a España.

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Major Victories

Vuelta al Pais Vasco 2012
Olympic Games Road Race 2008
Meisterschaft von Zürich 2006
G.P. Miguel Induráin 2011
Klasika Primavera de Amorebieta 2010
Vuelta al Pais Vasco - stages 2006 (2), 2007 (1), 2010 (1), 2011 (1), 2012 (2), 2016 (1)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 2013 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 2007 (1), 2012 (1)
Tour de France - stages 2011 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 2005 (1), 2006 (1), 2007 (3)
More results

Seasons

Samuel Sánchez González - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 2000 Euskaltel - Euskadi 26 765
2. 2001 Euskaltel - Euskadi 7 1028
3. 2002 Euskaltel - Euskadi 504 134
4. 2003 Euskaltel - Euskadi 785 63
5. 2004 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1024 46
6. 2005 Euskaltel - Euskadi 868 53
7. 2006 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2335 4
8. 2007 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1974 9
9. 2008 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1334 21
10. 2009 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1880 6
11. 2010 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1799 11
12. 2011 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2253 5
13. 2012 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1277 27
14. 2013 Euskaltel Euskadi 1175 33
15. 2014 BMC Racing Team 1150 39
16. 2015 BMC Racing Team 1017 54
17. 2016 BMC Racing Team 743 76
18. 2017 BMC Racing Team 176 432
Overall: 20327 46