The bitter outcome of Mikel Nieve

In addition to Alexander Valverde Y Vincenzo Nibali, yesterday there was also another withdrawalthat of Michael Snow. The 38-year-old Basque put an end to his career in Lombardy in the ranks of Caja Rural. However, his farewell was the worst possible: he suffered a hard fall in a descent that took him directly to the Lecco hospital. career doctor, treating you before transferassumed it was broken claviclesomething that tests later confirmed.

“I came wanting to do well, Lombardy is a race that I like, but a drum crossed the road and we could do nothing to avoid it. It is obvious that I would have liked to finish differently, but cycling is like that and it is time to accept it”, he says firmly. He does it with five victories, and what victories: three in the Giro d’Italia, one in La Vuelta and another in the Dauphiné.

It is considered one of the large gregarious of the platoon, especially in his time at Sky (from 2014 to 2017). He was in the Tour de France in two of Froome’s conquests and in Geraint Thomas’s. For the memory remains, among other things, his success in the Giro in Val di Fassa, in 2011 in the ranks of Euskatel. One of the toughest stages ever. “Here ends my stage as a cyclist and I leave satisfied.” Another goodbye.

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