donderdag 10 april 2008

Pais Vasco 3 : Mikel now 7th

It was a quiet they in the Vuelta al Pais Vasco for the peloton and for Euskaltel. Early in the race Egoi tried to get in the break very early and attacked at 1 kilometre after the start, but he didn't get away. Tough he did get another 11 points for the mountains classification and is now a strong leader. Mikel Astarloza rose a spot in the general rank due to his 13th place in the bunch sprint. The sprint at the end was won by David Herrero in front of Luis Leon Sanchez.

Results
1 David Herrero Llorente (Spa) Karpin Galicia 4.54.24 (39.74 km/h)
2 Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Caisse d'Epargne
3 Paolo Bettini (Ita) Quick Step
...
13. Mikel Astarloza ST
27. Igor Anton ST
37. Egoi Martinez ST
68. Ivan Velasco ST
86. Amets Txurruka +0:52
90. Iñaki Isasi +2:11
94. Iñigo Landaluze +2:24
104. Jorge Azanza +2:56

2 opmerkingen:

nils zei

landa was a bit sick btw

Lizzard4567 zei

oh that's no good news :( tuesday he gave an interview after the race for the radio but I couldn't understand what he said :P