Carlos Verona

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Carlos Verona
Carlos Verona - Vuelta a España 2015.png
Verona at the 2015 Vuelta a España.
Personal information
Full nameCarlos Verona Quintanilla
NicknamePatikas
Born (1992-11-04) 4 November 1992 (age 26)
San Lorenzo del Escorial, Madrid, Spain
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight68 kg (150 lb)
Team information
Current teamMovistar Team
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Amateur team(s)
2010Cajamar-Almería
Professional team(s)
2011–2012Burgos 2016–Castilla y León
2013–2016Omega Pharma–Quick-Step
2016–2018Orica–BikeExchange[1]
2019–Movistar Team

Carlos Verona Quintanilla (born 4 November 1992) is a Spanish cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Movistar Team.[2] He was named in the start list for the 2016 Giro d'Italia.[3]

Career[edit]

Verona was born in San Lorenzo del Escorial, Madrid. On 30 July 2016, Orica–BikeExchange announced the signing of Verona who would join the team for the remainder of the 2016 season as well as the 2017 and 2018 seasons.[1]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

2010
5th Overall Vuelta Al Besaya
2011
6th Overall Tour des Pays de Savoie
7th Overall Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid Under–23
7th Overall Cinturó de l'Empordà
2012
1st Jersey polkadot.svg Mountains classification Vuelta Ciclista a León
9th Overall Toscana-Terra di Ciclismo
2013
8th Japan Cup
2015
Jersey red number.svg Combativity award Stage 10 Vuelta a España
2017
4th GP Miguel Induráin
8th Overall Volta a Catalunya
2018
1st Jersey white dots on red.svg Mountains classification Tour of the Basque Country
1st Jersey polkadot.svg Mountains classification Tour des Fjords
2nd GP Miguel Induráin
5th Overall Tour of Guangxi

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2014 2015 2016 2017
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 43 57
A yellow jersey Tour de France
A red jersey Vuelta a España 66 29 73
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Verona injects immediate climbing pedigree for ORICA-BikeExchange". Orica BikeExchange Cycling Australia. Retrieved 2016-08-03.
  2. ^ "Movistar Team launches 2019 season with highest hopes". Telefónica. Telefónica, S.A. 18 December 2018. Retrieved 4 January 2019.
  3. ^ "99th Giro d'Italia Startlist". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 6 May 2016.

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