ALEJANDRO VALVERDE BELMONTE


Nationality: ESP
Birth date: 25-04-1980

Team History


2017: MOVISTAR TEAM
2016: MOVISTAR TEAM
2015: MOVISTAR TEAM

News

Alejandro Valverde: I thought my career was over

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde feared that his cycling career was over after his crash at the Tour de France's opening Time Trial. Now the rider looks forward to his recovery. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde recovers from surgery

Alejandro Valverde underwent surgery in the injuries that he sustained during the first stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Movistar boss Eusebio Unzue: A motorcycle incident caused Valverde's crash

Movistar boss Eusebio Unzue believes that an earlier crash of a motorbike was the cause of Alejandro Valverde's heavy crash in the Tour de France, as well several other crashes. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde breaks kneecap and talus bone in horrifying crash

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) suffered a crash during the first stage of the Tour de France and fractured his kneecap as a result. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: I will go to the Tour to help Quintana, nothing else

Alejandro Valverde is going to the Tour de France with the objective of helping Nairo Quintana. The rider of Movistar will not be riding for a position in the GC, he says. Read more...

Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde to lead Movistar at Tour de France

Movistar team has announced its pre-selection for the Tour de France's squad. Colombian Nairo Quintana and Spaniard Alejandro Valverde will be leading the team in the French race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins Liege-Bastogne-Liege for fourth time

Alejandro Valverde has won Liege-Bastogne Liege. The rider of Movistar showed to have the better legs in the last kilometer, leaving Dan Martin and Michal Kwiatowski behind. Read more...

Another victory for Alejandro Valverde in La Fleche Wallonne

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has taken the victory at La Fleche Wallonne. The Spaniard got his fifth win at the Belgian race ahead of Dan Martin and Dylan Teuns. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: Even I am surprised by this season

Alejandro Valverde says that even he is surprised by the way his season is currently developing, having won several top level races including the Vuelta al Pais Vasco. Read more...

Primoz Roglic and Alejandro Valverde celebrate in Pais Vasco

Primoz Roglic of LottoNL-Jumbo has won the closing time trial of the Vuelta al Pais Vasco. The overall victory went to Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins and leads in Pais Vasco

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar is the new leader of the Vuelta al Pais vasco after winning the fifth stage ahead of Romain Bardet and Rigoberto Uran. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins stage and overall at Volta a Catalunya

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team has won the final stage of the Volta a Catalunya and as such confirmed his victory in the overall classification. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde unstoppable in Volta a Catalunya queen stage

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team has won the queen stage of the Volta a Catalunya. The Spaniard also takes the lead in the general classification. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde sprints to victory in Volta a Catalunya

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team has won the third stage of the Volta a Catalunya. The Spaniard beat Quick-Step's Dan Martin in the final sprint. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde to skip Paris-Nice

Alejandro Valverde won't start in Paris-Nice. The Movistar rider is suffering from fever and hasn't recovered in time to take part in the French race. Read more...

Tim Wellens wins rainy last stage in Ruta del Sol, overall for Valverde

The last stage of the Ruta del Sol has been won by Tim Wellens of Lotto-Soudal. Alejandro Valverde of Movistar secured the overall victory. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde takes lead as Victor Campenaerts wins Ruta del Sol time trial

Victor Campenaerts of LottoNL-Jumbo has won the third stage of the Ruta del Sol, an individual time trial in Lucena. Alejandro Valverde is the new overall leader. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins first stage at Ruta del Sol

Alejandro Valverde has taken the victory at the first stage of the Ruta del Sol. The Movistar rider crossed the finish line ahead of Wout Poels and Sebastien Reichenbach. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: This was my most beautiful victory in Murcia

Alejandro Valverde believes that his solo victory in Murcia on Saturday is the most beautiful of the five wins he has achieved in the Spanish race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins 2017 Vuelta a Murcia

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar Team has won the 37th edition of the Vuelta a Murcia. The Spaniard finished solo, several minutes ahead of the peloton. Read more...

Nairo Quintana to ride Giro and Tour, Valverde to focus on Tour and Vuelta

Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde will both ride the Tour de France this year. In addition, Quintana will also ride the Giro d'Italia while Valverde will focus on the Vuelta. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde suffers hit during training

Alejandro Valverde has suffered an accident close to his house in Spain and he will probably not be able to attend the presentation of the Vuelta a España 2017. Read more...

2017 WorldTour teams preview: Movistar Team

As the 2017 cycling season approaches, CyclingPub takes a look at the 18 WorldTour teams for the coming year. Today it's the turn of Movistar Team. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde extends contract with Movistar through 2019

Spanish cyclist Alejandro Valverde has extended his contract with Movistar Team, adding another three seasons to his already impressive career. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde about riding all three Grand Tours: Never again!

After riding all three Grand Tours in the same season, Spanish cyclist Alejandro Valverde is determined to never repeat that feat again. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde leads Spanish pre-selection for World Championships

Alejandro Valverde leads the pre-selection for the upcoming Cycling World Championships in Doha, Qatar. Read more...

Nairo Quintana renews with Movistar until 2019

2016 Vuelta a España champion Nairo Quintana has renewed his contract with Movistar team until 2019. Read more...