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Agustín Tamames


Happy birthday to Agustín Tamames, who was born on this day in 1944.

The Spanish rider is best known for winning the 1975 Vuelta a Espana in front of Domingo Perurena of Spain and Miguel Maria Lasa of Spain.

Prior to 1975, Tamames finished 2nd in the 1970 Vuelta a Espana behind Luis Ocana of Spain – winning the Mountains Jersey. 

In addition, Tamames was 3rd in the 1972 Vuelta a Espana behind Jose Manuel Fuente of Spain and Miguel Maria Lasa of Spain.

Tamames rounded out his career by winning Spain’s national road championships in 1976.

Feliz cumpleaños Augustin!



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