Historic Overview Samuel Sánchez González

Rider

Overall Rank45
NameSamuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ
Country
  Spain
Date of birth05-Feb-1978 - Oviedo (Asturias)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

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.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Vuelta al Pais Vasco 2012
Olympic Games Road Race 2008
Meisterschaft von Zürich 2006
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 25 765
2. 2001 Euskaltel - Euskadi 7 1028
3. 2002 Euskaltel - Euskadi 493 134
4. 2003 Euskaltel - Euskadi 768 63
5. 2004 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1003 45
6. 2005 Euskaltel - Euskadi 848 53
7. 2006 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2282 4
8. 2007 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1929 9
9. 2008 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1304 21
10. 2009 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1837 6
11. 2010 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1872 9
12. 2011 Euskaltel - Euskadi 2069 5
13. 2012 Euskaltel - Euskadi 1342 21
14. 2013 Euskaltel Euskadi 1073 35
15. 2014 BMC Racing Team 1097 43
16. 2015 BMC Racing Team 868 65
17. 2016 BMC Racing Team 794 66
18. 2017 BMC Racing Team 182 421
Overall: 19793 45