Alves Barbosa

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Alves Barbosa (24 December 1931 – 29 September 2018) was a Portuguese professional road cyclist. He won the Volta a Portugal in 1951, 1956 and 1958, placing third in 1955, and rode the Tour de France from 1956 until 1958 and again in 1960.[1] He was born in Figueira da Foz, Portugal.[2]

Barbosa died on 29 September 2018 in Figueira da Foz at the age of 86.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Antonino Dos Santos Baptista". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 15 July 2016.
  2. "47ème Tour de France 1960" (in French). Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 21 January 2012. Retrieved 11 January 2015.
  3. "Morreu Alves Barbosa - Notícias de Coimbra". www.noticiasdecoimbra.pt. Retrieved 30 September 2018.
  4. RTP, RTP, Rádio e Televisão de Portugal -. "Morreu Alves Barbosa, primeiro triplo vencedor da Volta a Portugal em bicicleta". Retrieved 30 September 2018.