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Gorka Verdugo

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Gorka Verdugo Markotegui (born 4 November 1978) is a Spanish professional road bicycle racer, who last rode for UCI ProTour team Euskaltel–Euskadi.Born in Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Verdugo has not yet won any races, but made his Giro d'Italia debut in 2005 (86th) and his Tour de France debut in 2006 (75th). His highest placing in the Tour de France was in 2011 (25th), however despite completing it an impressive 6 times he has never had a top ten finish in any stage of the race. Considered a reliable team rider, his is best individual tour performance was on stage 16 in the 2007 Tour de France where in a breakaway he gained enough points in the mountains classification to finish 11th overall in Paris. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gorka Verdugo has received more than 9,508 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Gorka Verdugo is the 916th most popular cyclist (down from 851st in 2019), the 2,562nd most popular biography from Spain (down from 2,265th in 2019) and the 91st most popular Spanish Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Gorka Verdugo ranks 916 out of 1,214Before him are David López, Brett Lancaster, Amber Neben, Leire Olaberria, Lisa Brennauer, and Omar Fraile. After him are Davide Cimolai, Tiesj Benoot, Marco Marcato, Grégory Baugé, Michael Grenda, and Paul Manning.

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Among people born in 1978, Gorka Verdugo ranks 830Before him are Luciano Emílio, Richard B. Spencer, Patricia Wartusch, Petra Mandula, Claiton, and Karen Putzer. After him are Chad Donella, Elson Becerra, Pierrick Fédrigo, Peter Sunde, Jason Collins, and Georg Hettich.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Gorka Verdugo ranks 2,562 out of 2,932Before him are Leire Olaberria (1977), Dani Pacheco (1991), Pedro López (1983), Jaime Gavilán (1985), Omar Fraile (1990), and Fernando Fernández (1979). After him are Nacho (1980), Rubén Rochina (1991), David Civera (1979), Capi (1977), Borja Oubiña (1982), and Álex Abrines (1993).

Among CYCLISTS In Spain

Among cyclists born in Spain, Gorka Verdugo ranks 91Before him are Javier Moreno (1984), Carlos Barredo (1981), Iván Gutiérrez (1978), David López (1981), Leire Olaberria (1977), and Omar Fraile (1990). After him are Isidro Nozal (1977), Jesús Herrada (1990), Francisco Pérez Sanchez (1978), Alan Pérez (1982), Rubén Pérez (1981), and José Ángel Gómez Marchante (1980).