1973 Tour of the Basque Country

The 1973 Tour of the Basque Country was the 13th edition of the Tour of the Basque Country cycle race and was held from 9 April to 13 April 1973. The race started and finished in Eibar.[2] The race was won by Luis Ocaña of the Bic team.

1973 Tour of the Basque Country
Race details
Dates9–13 April 1973
Stages5
Distance639[1] km (397.1 mi)
Winning time17h 46' 21"
Results
  Winner  Luis Ocaña (ESP) (Bic)
  Second  José Antonio González Linares (ESP) (Kas–Kaskol)
  Third  Domingo Perurena (ESP) (Kas–Kaskol)
← 1972
1974 →

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[2][3]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Luis Ocaña (ESP) Bic 17h 46' 21"
2   José Antonio González Linares (ESP) Kas–Kaskol + 40"
3   Domingo Perurena (ESP) Kas–Kaskol + 1' 43"
4   José Pesarrodona (ESP) Kas–Kaskol + 3' 38"
5   Jesús Manzaneque (ESP) La Casera + 4' 21"
6   Juan Zurano (ESP) La Casera + 4' 50"
7   Ventura Díaz (ESP) Monteverde [ca] + 5' 16"
8   Julián Cuevas [fr] (ESP) La Casera + 5' 55"
9   José Luis Uribezubia (ESP) Kas–Kaskol + 6' 22"
10   Gonzalo Aja (ESP) Kas–Kaskol + 6' 26"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Vuelta al País Vasco (World Tour)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 9 January 2018.
  2. ^ a b "13ème Vuelta al Pais Vasco 1973". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 18 August 2004.
  3. ^ "1973 Vuelta Ciclista al Pais Vasco". First Cycling. Retrieved 9 January 2018.