Javier Moreno (cyclist)

Spanish racing cyclist
Javier Moreno
Javier Moreno 2016.jpg
Moreno at the 2016 Tour of Britain.
Personal information
Full name Javier Moreno Bazán
Nickname Javi
Born (1984-07-18) 18 July 1984 (age 32)
Jaén, Spain
Height 181 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 63 kg (139 lb; 9.9 st)
Team information
Current team Bahrain–Merida
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber/ puncheur
Amateur team(s)
2006 Grupo Nicolas Mateos
2007 Spiuk-Extremadura
Professional team(s)
2008–2010 Andalucía–Cajasur
2011 Caja Rural
2012–2016 Movistar Team[1]
2017– Bahrain–Merida
Major wins

Grand Tours

Vuelta a España
2 TTT stages (2012, 2014)
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Moreno and the second or maternal family name is Bazán.

Javier Moreno Bazán (born 18 July 1984 in Jaén) is a Spanish professional road racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI ProTeam Bahrain–Merida.[2]

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CareerEdit

He was named in the start list for the 2016 Giro d'Italia,[3] but abandoned the race on Stage 7.[4] After five years with Movistar, in September 2016 Moreno announced that he would join Bahrain–Merida for the 2017 season, with a role as a domestique for Vincenzo Nibali and with his main focus for the season being the Giro d'Italia.[5]

Career achievementsEdit

Major resultsEdit

2007
1st Stage 4 Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
8th GP Miguel Indurain
8th Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
9th Overall Vuelta a Burgos
10th Subida al Naranco
2008
9th Subida al Naranco
2009
3rd Overall Vuelta a Asturias
2010
5th Klasika Primavera
6th Overall Vuelta a Castilla y León
2011
1st   Overall Vuelta a Asturias
1st Stage 3
2nd Overall Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
7th GP Miguel Indurain
9th Klasika Primavera
2012
1st   Overall Vuelta a Castilla y León
1st   Points classification
1st Combativity classification
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Vuelta a España
5th Overall Vuelta a Burgos
8th Overall Tour Down Under
2013
1st   Overall Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
2nd Overall Tour Down Under
1st   Mountains classification
3rd Overall Vuelta a Asturias
1st Stage 2
2014
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Vuelta a España
5th Overall Vuelta a Castilla y León
2015
1st Stage 1b (ITT) Vuelta a Andalucia
7th Overall Vuelta a Castilla y León
9th Overall Vuelta a Asturias
2016
4th Prueba Villafranca-Ordiziako Klasika
5th Overall Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
2017
10th Overall Vuelta a Andalucía

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
  Giro d'Italia DNF
  Tour de France
  Vuelta a España 21 51 66 76 90
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Stokes, Shane (30 December 2011). "Juan Jose Cobo signs two year contract with Movistar team". VeloNation. VeloNation LLC. Retrieved 4 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Movistar Team (MOV) - ESP". UCI World Tour. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "99th Giro d'Italia Startlist". Pro Cycling Stats. Retrieved 6 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "Five talking points from stage seven of the Giro d'Italia". Cycling Weekly. Retrieved 13 May 2016. 
  5. ^ "Javier Moreno signs with Bahrain Merida for 2017". cyclingnews.com. 30 September 2016. Retrieved 30 September 2016. 

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