Luis Ángel Maté

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Luis Ángel Maté
Luis Ángel Maté TA 2011.jpg
Maté at the 2011 Tour de l'Ain
Personal information
Full name Luis Ángel Maté Mardones
Born (1984-03-23) 23 March 1984 (age 33)
Madrid, Spain
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 72 kg (159 lb; 11.3 st)
Team information
Current team Cofidis
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Amateur team(s)
2005 Avila Rojas
2007 Andalucía–Cajasur
Professional team(s)
2008 Andalucía–Cajasur
2009–2010 Diquigiovanni–Androni
2011– Cofidis[1]

Luis Ángel Maté Mardones (born 23 March 1984) is a Spanish professional road bicycle racer who rides for UCI Professional Continental Team Cofidis.[2]

Born in Madrid, Maté has competed as a professional since 2008, competing for Andalucía–Cajasur and Androni Giocattoli prior to moving to Cofidis for the 2011 season.[3]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

2005
1st Stage 5a Circuito Montañés
2007
1st Stage 5 Circuito Montañés
2009
5th Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
9th Gran Premio Industria e Commercio Artigianato Carnaghese
2010
1st Stage 6 Tour de San Luis
8th Gran Premio Città di Camaiore
9th Trofeo Melinda
2011
1st Stage 4 Route du Sud
2012
Vuelta a Andalucía
1st Jersey black.svg Mountains classification
1st Jersey white.svg Sprints classification
2013
5th Vuelta a Murcia
2014
2nd Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan
4th Vuelta a Murcia
8th Clásica de Almería
10th Overall Vuelta a Andalucía
Jersey red number.svg Combativity award Stage 6 Tour de France
2015
6th Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan
2016
9th Overall Route du Sud
Jersey red number.svg Combativity award Stages 7, 10 & 16 Vuelta a España
2017
6th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
Vuelta a España
Jersey green number.svg Combativity award Stages 7 & 14

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia
A yellow jersey Tour de France 130 88 31 43 55 56
A red jersey Vuelta a España 63 47 42 19 22 24
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ Philippon, Alexandre (5 January 2012). "Équipes 2012: Cofidis" [Teams 2012: Cofidis]. Velochrono.fr (in French). Velochrono. Retrieved 8 March 2012. 
  2. ^ "Cofidis, Solutions Credits (COF) - FRA". UCI Continental Circuits. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Cofidis on the right path for 2011". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 13 January 2011. Retrieved 8 March 2012. 

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