Vicente López Carril

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Vicente López
Vicente Lopez-Carril - Tour 1976.jpg
Personal information
Full name Vicente López Carril
Born (1942-12-02)2 December 1942
A Coruña, Spain
Died 29 March 1980(1980-03-29) (aged 37)
Gijón, Spain
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1966–1975 Kas-Kaskol
1976–1978 Kas-Campagnolo
1979 Teka
Major wins
 Spain Road Race Championship (1974)
Giro d'Italia, 1 stage
Tour de France, 3 stages
Vuelta a España, 1 stage

Vicente López Carril (2 December 1942, A Coruña, province of A Coruña - 29 March 1980, Gijón, Asturias) was a Spanish professional road racing cyclist from A Coruña. He finished among the top ten riders in the overall classification of several Grand Tours and third in 1974 Tour de France. During his career he also won three stages of Tour de France, as well as a stage in both Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a España.

Major results[edit]

Trofeo Elola
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 5
Tour de France:
10th place overall classification
GP Navarra
Tour de France:
Winner stage 9
9th place overall classification
Le Creusot
 Spain National Road Race Championship
Tour de France:
Winner stage 11
3rd place overall classification
Vuelta a Levante
Tour de France:
Winner stage 17
5th place overall classification
Vuelta a España:
Winner stage 15
Tour de France:
10th place overall classification
GP Navarra
Klasika Primavera
Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
Vuelta Ciclista Asturias

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