ALEJANDRO VALVERDE


Nationality: ESP
Birth date: 25-04-1980

Team History


2019: MOVISTAR TEAM
2018: MOVISTAR TEAM

News

Alejandro Valverde 'still uncertain' about Tour de France participation

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) is still uncertain about his shape and participation in the Tour de France. Read more...

Movistar confirms Alejandro Valverde's absence from Giro d'Italia

Movistar Team has confirmed the information that was anticipated the day before: Alejandro Valverde will not be at the start line of the Giro d'Italia. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde's chances of starting in Giro d'Italia get slimmer: Things are getting complicated

Alejandro Valverde's participation in the Giro d'Italia seems to be getting complicated as the days pass. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde's Giro d'Italia participation at risk due to bone oedema

Alejandro Valverde's participation in the Giro d'Italia is at risk due to bone oedema. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde plans to retire in 2021: I will have to be home and enjoy the family

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has stated that he expects to retire from cycling in 2021 one year after the Olympic Games of 2020 Read more...

Alejandro Valverde and Mikel Landa to lead Movistar in Milano-Sanremo

Alejandro Valverde and Mikel Landa are set to lead Movistar in Milano-Sanremo. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde takes first victory as World Champion in UAE Tour

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has taken the victory of the third stage at the UAE Tour. The Spaniard took his first win in the rainbow jersey at Jebel Hafeet. Read more...

Geraint Thomas and Alejandro Valverde to ride Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana

The 70th edition of the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana will be held between the 6th and the 10th of February. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde to start in Tour Colombia in 2020

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde will "almost certainly" take part on the Tour Colombia of 2020. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde confirms participation in 2019 Volta a Catalunya

World Champion Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) will start in the 2019 Volta a Catalunya with the objective of defending his title. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde and Mikel Landa to ride two grand tours each in 2019

World Champion Alejandro Valverde will ride the Giro d'Italia and the Vuelta a España in 2019 while Mikel Landa is set to do the Giro-Tour de France double. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde is confirmed for 2019 Dwars door Vlaanderen

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde is set to start in the 2019 edition of Dwars door Vlaanderen. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins TDF Saitama Criterium: My first victory with the rainbow jersey

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) has taken the victory at the Le Tour de France Saitama Criterium. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: I don't enjoy the Tour de France

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) is already preparing to show his rainbow jersey at the 2019 season, but he is skipping an important race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: I think I could retire after the Olympic Games of Tokyo 2020

Spain's Alejandro Valverde has just won the road race of the World Championships and he is already thinking about his future in cycling. Read more...

World Championships - Alejandro Valverde: It was my dream to be World Champion and I was so close so many times

Spain's Alejandro Valverde has taken the victory at the World Championships road race. The rider was the fastest at the reduced final sprint. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde wins the Rainbow jersey at the World Championships

Alejandro Valverde (Spain) has taken the victory at the road race of the World Championships of Innsbruck. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: These final days haven’t been the ending I hoped for

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) had a bitter 20th stage of the Vuelta a España as he lost the podium position and fell to the fifth position of the General Classification. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: The rivals have been better than me, that's the truth

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) had a difficult day on the bike at the last climb of the 19th stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: I didn’t expect to finish the race so fresh and strong

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde finished the 18th stage of the Vuelta a España safely with the peloton, while he was already thinking of the days to come. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: The race is turning more in my favour

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde finished in the 15th position of the 17th stage of the Vuelta a España and remained in the second position of the General Classification of the race. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: I did a good time trial but Yates, Mas and Kruisjwijk were better

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde finished the individual time trial of the 16th stage of the Vuelta a España in 39 minutes and 33 seconds, staying at the second GC position. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: What we want is winning the race for Movistar

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has brushed off any suggestions of fights for the leadership of the team by claiming that all the team just wants the final victory of the Vuelta. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: The ascent was the fastest I've ever done on that climb

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde finished at the fourth position in the 15th stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: I’ve got the impression I could have won this one

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde crossed the finish line of the 14th stage of the Vuelta a España in the third position and climbed to the second position of the GC. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: I wasn’t going to contest that sprint

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) finished the tenth stage of the Vuelta a España with the bunch, keeping like this his second position in the General Classification of the race. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: I would have liked to wear the Red Jersey

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) faces the first rest day of the Vuelta a España with satisfaction after sitting in the second position of the General Classification. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: The team leader is Nairo, I just came here to get some good results

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) finished the ninth stage of the Vuelta a España one second short to take the lead of the General Classification. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: I know I'm in good shape but this surprises me

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has taken the victory at the eighth stage of the Vuelta a España, showing once more his good shape. Read more...

Second stage win for Alejandro Valverde at Vuelta a España, Molard keeps GC lead

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) has won the eighth stage of the Vuelta a España. The Spaniard outsprinted Peter Sagan and Danny van Poppel in the uphill finale. Read more...

Vuelta a España Stage 7 reactions roundup: Wilco Kelderman, Alejandro Valverde, Nairo Quintana, Peter Sagan

The seventh stage of the Vuelta a España was won by Tony Gallopin. Here's an overview of some other reactions after the finish line. Read more...

Vuelta a España Stage 3 reactions roundup: Peter Sagan, Giacomo Nizzolo, Wilco Kelderman, Nairo Quintana, Alejandro Valverde

The third stage of the Vuelta a España was won by Quick-Step Floors' Elia Viviani on a day the General Classification remained unchanged in the top positions. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alejandro Valverde: I will go day by day

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has taken his tenth stage victory at the Vuelta a España. The Spaniard was the strongest at the first uphill finish of the 73rd edition of the race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde conquers second stage of Vuelta a España, Kwiatkowski takes GC lead

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) has taken the victory at the second stage of the Vuelta a España Read more...

Tour de France - Movistar riders react to 11th stage: We have to keep trying

Movistar team has been one of the teams that suffered the biggest consequences after the second Alpine stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Anthony Roux wins last stage, Alejandro Valverde takes overall victory at Route d'Occitanie

Anthony Roux (Groupama-FDJ) has won the last stage of the Route d'Occitanie. Alejandro Valverde took the final victory of the race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde victorious at Queen Stage of Route d'Occitanie

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) has taken the victory at the penultimate stage of the Route d'Occitanie. Read more...

No Alejandro Valverde at Tour de Suisse

Alejandro Valverde will not ride the Tour de Suisse with Nairo Quintana and Mikel Landa. Different to earlier reports, the Spaniard has chosen a different approach. Read more...

Valverde, Landa and Quintana to start together at Tour de Suisse

Movistar is set to start in the Tour de Suisse with the three captains for the Tour de France in preparation for the Grande Boucle. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde: I have a contract until 2019, then I will decide

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde has not decided when will be the date of his retirement. The 38-year-old has a contract with the Spanish team until 2019. Read more...

Tim Wellens: Not a fan of riders that go even faster after doping suspension

Cycling always had a big problem with doping, and even though the sport has become a lot cleaner over the years, it is still not completely free from rumours and scandals. Read more...

Movistar's leaders for Tour de France hit the cobbles

The leaders of Movistar for the Tour de France have explored the cobblestone sectors that will be featured in the 2018 edition of the race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde skips Tour of Flanders

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) has decided to go back to Spain and dismissed his participation in the Tour of Flanders. Read more...

Celebration for Simon Yates and Alejandro Valverde in Volta a Catalunya

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) took the victory at the last stage of the Volta a Catalunya while Alejandro Valverde got the overall win of the race. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde dominates in La Molina and leads GC in Volta a Catalunya

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) has taken the victory of the fourth stage of the Volta a Catalunya. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde takes the victory on a slow day at the Volta a Catalunya

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) has won the second stage of the Volta a Catalunya. The Spaniard was the fastest at the bunch sprint and took the lead in the General Classification. Read more...

Gastroenteritis could stop Alejandro Valverde from starting in Strade Bianche

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde could miss Strade Bianche due to a gastroenteritis he is suffering just after his victory at the Abu Dhabi Tour. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde continues perfect season start with victory at Abu Dhabi Tour

Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) has won the Queen stage of the 2018 Abu Dhabi Tour and took the overall victory of the race. Read more...

Mikel Landa: I'd like to be at the Ardennes and learn next to Alejandro Valverde

Mikel Landa is ready to make his debut with Movistar at the Vuelta a Andalucia. The rider will kick off a season in which he plans to go back to the Ardennes Classics. Read more...

Alejandro Valverde to ride Tour de France and Vuelta a España in 2018

Alejandro Valverde of Movistar will ride both the Tour de France and the Vuelta a España this year, according to the Twitter account of La Vuelta. Read more...




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