Tour de France July 6 victory goes to Chris Froome of Team Sky.
General Classification as of July 6th, 2013:
1. Chris Froome
2. Richie Porte at 51"
3. Alejandro Valverde at 1'25"
4. Bauke Mollema at 1'44"
5. Laurens Ten Dam at 1'50"
6. Roman Kreuziger at 1'51"
7. Alberto Contador at 1'51"
8. Nairo Quintana at 2'02"
9. Joaquim Rodriguez at 2'31"
10. Michael Rogers at 2'40"
Team Sky rider Chris Froome won the eighth stage of the 2013 Tour de France on Saturday, July 6th. He is a top...Read Full Story
Alejandro Valverde of Spain won the Dauphiné Libéré this week for the second time in a row. Valverde will be one of the top guys to watch next month during the Tour de France. Valverde took the win by 16 seconds in front of Cadel Evans of Australia. Alberto Contador of Spain was just a touch behind that.Alejandro Valverde, Cadel Evans, and Alberto Contador are all riding strong and will be key athletes to watch in the grande tour.Read Full Story
The peleton makes their way at the start of stage three of the 2008 Tour de France on July 7, 2008 in Saint-Malo, France. The third stage runs over 208 kilometers from Saint-Malo to Nantes. Race leader Alejandro Valverde of Spain and Caisse d'Epargne rides in the peloton on stage three of the 2008 Tour de France on July 7, 2008 in Nantes, France. Robbie Mc Ewen (L) of Australia and team Silence-Lotto leads the sprint ahead of Erik Zabel (R) of Germany and team Milram at the...Read Full Story
Final results are in and Valverde has secured 6th place in the general classifications. Congrats to Valverde and Team Caisse d'epargne! Final General Classification1 Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 91.00.262 Cadel Evans (Aus) Predictor - Lotto 0.233 Levi Leipheimer (USA) Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 0.314 Carlos Sastre Candil (Spa) Team CSC 7.085 Haimar Zubeldia Agirre (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi 8.176 Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Caisse d'Epargne...Read Full Story
Here's the general classification after Stage 11. Valverde is only 2.35 behind the leader, Michael Rasmussen. General Classification after Stage 111 Michael Rasmussen (Den) Rabobank 2 Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Caisse d'Epargne +2.353 Iban Mayo Diez (Spa) Saunier Duval - Prodir +2.394 Cadel Evans (Aus) Predictor - Lotto +2.415 Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Discovery Channel +3.086 Carlos Sastre Candil (Spa) Team CSC +3.397 Andreas Klöden (Ger) Astana +3.508 Levi Leipheimer (USA...Read Full Story
Alejandro Valverde is a professional cyclist and Tour de France rider. Le Tour de France is a long-distance stage race competition for professional cycling teams.