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Historic Overview Samuel Sánchez González

Rider

Overall Rank51
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 former professional road bicycle racer, who rode professionally in the sport between 2000 and 2017 for the Euskaltel–Euskadi and BMC Racing Team squads. He was the gold medal winner in the road race at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. In the following years Sánchez proved himself in hilly classics and stage races as one of the most important riders in the peloton. He was 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 2012 Tour of the Basque Country and five stages of the Vuelta a España.

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Badges

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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 a Burgos 2010
Tour de France - stages 2011 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 2005 (1), 2006 (1), 2007 (3)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 2013 (1)
Vuelta al Pais Vasco - stages 2006 (2), 2007 (1), 2010 (1), 2011 (1), 2012 (2), 2016 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 2007 (1), 2012 (1)
Vuelta a Asturias - stages 2006 (1), 2008 (1)
Vuelta a Burgos - stages 2010 (2), 2011 (1)
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Seasons

Samuel Sánchez González - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1997 Individual 3 1169
2. 1999 Individual 8 1057
3. 2000 Euskaltel - Euskadi 34 739
4. 2001 Euskaltel - Euskadi 22 895
5. 2002 Euskaltel - Euskadi 469 155
6. 2003 Euskaltel - Euskadi 739 71
7. 2004 Euskaltel - Euskadi 975 58
8. 2005 Euskaltel - Euskadi 890 50
9. 2006 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2299 7
10. 2007 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2075 8
11. 2008 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1775 11
12. 2009 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1927 9
13. 2010 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1980 10
14. 2011 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2295 5
15. 2012 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1292 28
16. 2013 Euskaltel Euskadi 1192 34
17. 2014 BMC Racing Team 1169 39
18. 2015 BMC Racing Team 1031 54
19. 2016 BMC Racing Team 747 77
20. 2017 BMC Racing Team 179 433
Overall: 21101 51