Ignatas Konovalovas

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Ignatas Konovalovas
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Konovalovas at the 2011 Tour de Romandie
Personal information
Full name Ignatas Konovalovas
Born (1985-12-08) 8 December 1985 (age 28)
Panevėžys, Lithuania
Height 74 inches (190 cm)
Weight 165 pounds (75 kg)
Team information
Current team MTN Qhubeka
Discipline Road, track
Role Rider
Rider type Time Trialist
Amateur team(s)
2007 Crédit Agricole (stagiaire)
Professional team(s)
2008
2009–2010
2011–2012
2013–
Crédit Agricole
Cervélo TestTeam
Movistar Team
MTN Qhubeka
Major wins
National Time Trial Championships (2006, 2008–2010, 2013)
Giro d'Italia, 1 stage (2009)
Infobox last updated on
1 February 2014

Ignatas Konovalovas (born 8 December 1985 in Panevėžys) is an Lithuanian road bicycle racer for UCI Professional Continental team MTN Qhubeka.[1]

Konovalovas finished third in the European Junior Team Pursuit Championships in 2003, the European Under-23 Team Pursuit Championships in 2007 and second in the European Under-23 Road Race Championships in 2008. In 2009, Konovalovas won the final time trial of the 2009 Giro d'Italia. He won the Lithuanian time trial championship five times (2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013).

Konovalovas left the Movistar Team at the end of the 2012 season, and joined the MTN Qhubeka squad for the 2013 season.[2]

Palmares[edit]

2003
European Junior Team Pursuit Championships
2005
3rd National Time Trial Championships
2006
1st MaillotLituania.PNG National Time Trial Championships
1st Overall Ronde de l'Isard d'Ariège (U23)
1st Stage 1
2nd National Road Race Championships
European Under-23 Team Pursuit Championships
2007
1st Stage 3 Ronde de l'Isard d'Ariège
European Under-23 Road Race Championships
2nd National Road Race Championships
2nd National Time Trial Championships
2008
1st Stage 2 Tour de Luxembourg
1st MaillotLituania.PNG National Time Trial Championships
2009
1st Giro del Mendrisiotto
1st Stage 21 Giro d'Italia
1st MaillotLituania.PNG National Time Trial Championships
8th UCI World Championships – time trial
2010
1st MaillotLituania.PNG National Time Trial Championships
2013
1st MaillotLituania.PNG National Time Trial Championships
2nd National Road Race Championships

Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Pink jersey Giro 90 106 102
Yellow jersey Tour 127
red jersey Vuelta WD WD

WD = Withdrew; In Progress = IP

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MTN Qhubeka (MTN) - RSA". UCI Continental Circuits. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 1 February 2014. 
  2. ^ Stokes, Shane (10 September 2012). "Giro d’Italia stage winner Konovalovas signs for growing MTN Qhubeka team". VeloNation (VeloNation LLC). Retrieved 24 September 2012. 

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