CYCLIST

Roberto Heras

1974 - Today

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Roberto Heras Hernández (born 1 February 1974) is a Spanish former professional road bicycle racer who won the Vuelta a España a record four times. Between 1997 and 2005 he finished in the top 5 of the Vuelta every year except 1998 when he finished 6th. He won a record-tying three times, and then broke the record with a fourth win in 2005, but he was eventually disqualified after being accused of taking EPO. Heras chose to fight the accusations and this resulted in a lengthy court case and appeal process. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roberto Heras has received more than 86,693 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Roberto Heras is the 274th most popular cyclist (down from 213th in 2019), the 1,585th most popular biography from Spain (down from 1,200th in 2019) and the 24th most popular Spanish Cyclist.

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Among CYCLISTS

Among cyclists, Roberto Heras ranks 274 out of 1,212Before him are Andrey Kivilev, Floyd Landis, Jaan Kirsipuu, Óscar Freire, Joaquim Rodríguez, and Bernt Johansson. After him are Michele Bartoli, Jürgen Kissner, Levi Leipheimer, Fernando Escartín, Charles Schlee, and Phil Anderson.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1974, Roberto Heras ranks 205Before him are Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Pablo Cavallero, Danny Pino, Christopher Gorham, Abubakar Shekau, and Àlex Corretja. After him are Stephen Wiltshire, Nelly, Flavio Roma, Stephen Merchant, Sonya Walger, and Jenna Fischer.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Roberto Heras ranks 1,585 out of 2,595Before him are Álvaro Odriozola (1995), Jordi Roura (1967), Raúl Bravo (1981), Raúl García (1986), Joaquim Rodríguez (1979), and Àlex Corretja (1974). After him are Julio Alberto Moreno (1958), Blanca Portillo (1963), Loyola de Palacio (1950), Munir El Haddadi (1995), Juanfran (1976), and Fernando Escartín (1968).

Among CYCLISTS In Spain

Among cyclists born in Spain, Roberto Heras ranks 24Before him are Abraham Olano (1970), Joseba Beloki (1973), Óscar Pereiro (1977), Marino Lejarreta (1957), Óscar Freire (1976), and Joaquim Rodríguez (1979). After him are Fernando Escartín (1968), Samuel Sánchez (1978), Mikel Landa (1989), Iban Mayo (1977), Francisco Mancebo (1976), and Álvaro Pino (1956).