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Ángel Luis Casero Moreno (born September 27, 1972 in Albalat dels Tarongers, Province of Valencia) is a retired Spanish road bicycle racer who raced professionally between 1994 and 2005.

Ángel Casero
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Personal information
Full nameÁngel Luis Casero Moreno
Born (1972-09-27) September 27, 1972 (age 46)
Albalat dels Tarongers, Spain
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight74 kg (163 lb; 11 st 9 lb)
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Professional team(s)
1993-97Banesto
1998-99Vitalicio Seguros
2000-01Festina
2002-03Team Coast
2003Team Bianchi
2004-05Comunidad Valenciana-Kelme
Major wins
2001 Vuelta a España

His first win was at the 1995 Clásica a los Puertos de Guadarrama followed by the 1997 Vuelta a Castilla y León. In 1998 and 1999, he was Spanish national champion; in 1999, he finished fifth in the Tour de France. He finished second in the Vuelta a España in 2000 and won it in 2001. His name was later tied to the Operation Puerto doping case.

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Career achievementsEdit

Major resultsEdit

1995
  • Clásica a los Puertos de Guadarrama
1997
1998
  •   Spain National Road Race Champion
1999
2000
General classification leader (Gold jersey), after Stages 10-12
2001
General classification leader (Gold jersey), after final Stage 21

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
  Giro d'Italia
  Tour de France 29 DNF 5 DNF DNF 57
  Vuelta a España 13 24 DNF DNF DNF 2 1 6 DNF DNF
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

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