Miguel Angel ‘Superman’ Lopez had an outstanding closing in the last stage of the Tour of Burgos, finishing second on the day and moving up to third in the overall standingsafter an attack in the last kilometers.
López was in charge of shaking up the race with a move a little less than two kilometers to the finish linegenerating panic and nervousness in the group of favorites, which gradually dissolved.
At the wheel of boyacense the leader came out, the French Pavel Shivakov and the Portuguese Joao Almeida. In the last meters Sivakov was relegated for a few seconds, with López and Almeida disputing the victory, being the triumph for the latter in packaging.
The French cyclist Ineos he knew how to manage his difference to keep the title, followed 35″ behind Almeida and Superman in the general classification. The Colombian of Astana He was the one who climbed the most boxes from the main positions of the general classification during the last day of the test together with the Portuguese, climbing 13 boxes.
Santiago Buitrago, who became the race leader after winning the first stage, he fell to eighth place, finishing 1’06” behind the winner.
Both Miguel Ángel López and Buitrago will be present at the next edition of The return to Spain. They will be added Nairo Quintana, Rigoberto Urán, Esteban Chaves, Sergio Higuita and Juan Sebastián Molano.