Fernando Manzaneque

Fernando Manzaneque Sánchez (February 4, 1934 – June 5, 2004) was a Spanish professional road racing cyclist born in Campo de Criptana. Fernando was the older brother of Jesús Manzaneque.

Fernando Manzaneque
Personal information
Full nameFernando Manzaneque Sánchez
Born(1934-02-04)February 4, 1934
Campo de Criptana, Spain
DiedJune 5, 2004(2004-06-05) (aged 70)
Alcazar san Juan, Spain
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional teams
1958Faema-Guerra
1959Licor 43
1960Faema
1961Licor 43
1962Wiel's–Groene Leeuw
1962Licor 43
1963–1967Ferrys
1968Karpy
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
3 individual stages (1960, 1963, 1967)
Vuelta a España
2 individual stages (1959, 1965)

Stage races

Grand Prix du Midi Libre (1963)

Major ResultsEdit

1955
1st Stage 9 Vuelta a Andalucía
1957
1st Stages 3 & 5 Tour du Maroc
1st Stage 7 Vuelta a Asturias
1958
1st Stage 2 Volta a Catalunya
3rd Overall Vuelta a España
1959
1st Stage 6 Vuelta a Andalucía
1st Stage 17 Vuelta a España
1960
1st Stage 18 Tour de France
1st Stages 5 & 7 Vuelta a Andalucía
1st Overall Vuelta a Levante
1st Stage 8
6th Overall Vuelta a España
1961
1st Stage 4 Bicicleta Eibarresa
1st Stage 6 Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
6th Overall Tour de France
7th Overall Vuelta a España
1962
1st Overall Vuelta a Levante
8th Overall Vuelta a España
1963
1st Trofeo Jaumendreu
1st Overall Grand Prix du Midi Libre
1st Stage 4
1st Stage 16 Tour de France
1st Stage 5 Volta a Catalunya
1964
6th Overall Vuelta a España
1965
4th Overall Vuelta a España
1st Stage 5
1967
10th Overall Tour de France
1st Stage 16

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