Carlos Barbero (Movistar Team), winner in the Volta ao Alentejo (Portugal)

Carlos Barbero (Movistar Team), winner in the Volta ao Alentejo (Portugal)

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Carlos Barbero (Movistar Team) has finished this last Sunday with the ‘curse’ of the Volta ao Alentejo, a test that in his previous 34 years did not know anyone who had won the general on more than one occasion. The Burgos, with a great regularity and the complete help of the team of Jaimerena and Laguia, in a very fast appointment and full of attacks and unforeseen, has been able to base on the constancy his first triumph with the blues, sealing with a 5th place his yellow in The 169 km covered this Sunday with final in Évora.

Barbero’s ninth success in professionals, supported with great solidity by Bico, Carretero, Carapaz, Pedrero, Oliveira and Amador, also manages to get Movistar Team to match its best record of victories in February in a telephone time (7, the same as in 2014 and (Quintana in Valencia, Valverde in Andalusia), something that at this time of year did not obtain the set of Unzué since 1993 – Andalusia, Valencia (Gorospe) and GP Lisboa (From the caves)-.