Full name: Carlos Sastre Candil
Height: 5'7" (171 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: April 22, 1975 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Affiliations: Team Saxo Bank, Lyngby, Skørping (DEN)
Carlos Sastre was a Spanish professional who raced from 1997-2010. Sastre was primarily a stage racer, with good abilities climbing in the mountains. He won the 2008 Tour de France and 2000 Vuelta à España, and appeared on the podium five times in the grand tours. In addition to his two grand tour wins, he was third at the Tour in 2006, third in the 2008 Giro d’Italia, and second in the 2007 Vuelta. He also won the mountains classification at the 2000 Vuelta and 2008 Tour.
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