José Pérez Francés

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José Pérez Francés (born 27 December 1936) is a Spanish former professional road racing cyclist. He finished four times on the podium of Vuelta a España and won three stages, although he never won the overall classification. He also finished third in 1963 Tour de France, after Jacques Anquetil and Federico Bahamontes, and won a stage in 1965.

José Pérez Francés
José Pérez Francés c1966.jpg
José Pérez Francés c. 1966
Personal information
Full nameJosé Pérez Francés
Born(1936-12-27)27 December 1936
Peñacastillo, Spain
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional teams
1960–1966Ferrys
1967–1968Kas-Kaskol
1969Bic
Major wins
 Spain National Road Cycling Championship (1960, 1963)
Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme (1963, 1964)
Tour de France, 1 stage
Vuelta a España, 3 stages
Vuelta a España, Points Classification (1964)

Major ResultsEdit

1955
1st, GP Villafranca de Ordizia
1960
  Spain National Road Cycling Championship
2nd, Volta a Catalunya
1st, Stage 8
1961
1st, Gran Premio Navarra
3rd, Vuelta a España
1st, Stage 8
7th, Tour de France
1962
2nd, Vuelta a España
6th, Giro d'Italia
1st, Stage 7, Volta a Catalunya
1963
  Spain National Road Cycling Championship
1st, Gran Premio Navarra
1st, Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme
2nd, Dauphiné Libéré
1st, Stage 3
3rd, Tour de France
1st, Stage 8, Vuelta a España
1st, Stage 8, Vuelta a Levante
1964
1st, Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme
1st, GP Villafranca de Ordizia
3rd, Vuelta a España
1st, Stages 1b and 6, Volta a Catalunya
1st, Stages 3 and 7, Vuelta a Levante
1965
1st, Gran Premio de Primavera
1st, Vuelta a Levante
1st, Stages 1 and 7
6th, Tour de France
1st, Stage 11
1966
1st, Stage 2, Vuelta a Levante
1967
5th, Giro d'Italia
1968
2nd, Vuelta a España
1st, Stage 12
1st, Stages 2 and 4, Vuelta a Levante

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