The Costa Rican Andrey Amador (Movistar) has Sunday’s Klasika Primavera de Amorebieta won, a Spanish one day race. He got the victory gift from team mate Alejandro Valverde, who was second. The Colombian Wilmar Paredes finished third.
The day after the final stage of the Tour of the Basque country was in the same region gekoerst in and around Amorebieta, a competition of first category on the European calendar, which was finished in wet conditions. Movistar broke twenty kilometers before the arrival, the race uphill open with an attack of first Amador and then Valverde, who a little later, the forces could unite.
The two team mates managed a group of twelve to half a minute. After 171 kilometres if the 31-year-old Amador his first victory of the season to celebrate, for a applaudisserende Valverde. Who won a week ago, this was still another one day race, the Grand prix Miguel Indurain, and came in Amorebieta its shape is further fine-tuned for the Walloon classics. The Tour of the Basque country, reed, Valverde not.