Historic Overview Samuel Sánchez González

Rider

Overall Rank50
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

5

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
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)
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Seasons

Samuel Sánchez González - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 2000 Euskaltel - Euskadi 25 791
2. 2001 Euskaltel - Euskadi 14 952
3. 2002 Euskaltel - Euskadi 448 153
4. 2003 Euskaltel - Euskadi 701 75
5. 2004 Euskaltel - Euskadi 963 56
6. 2005 Euskaltel - Euskadi 883 52
7. 2006 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2278 7
8. 2007 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2060 8
9. 2008 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1769 11
10. 2009 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1915 9
11. 2010 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1967 10
12. 2011 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2282 5
13. 2012 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1288 28
14. 2013 Euskaltel Euskadi 1188 33
15. 2014 BMC Racing Team 1165 39
16. 2015 BMC Racing Team 1029 54
17. 2016 BMC Racing Team 747 76
18. 2017 BMC Racing Team 178 432
Overall: 20900 50