David Moncoutie

Moncoutie wins mountaintop stage at Vuelta, Wiggins takes the lead

LA MANZANEDA, Spain (AFP) — French climbing specialist David Moncoutie took victory in the 11th stage of the Tour of Spain Wednesday, a 167-km ride from Verin to La Manzaneda that ended on a mountaintop. Britain’s Bradley Wiggins took the overall leader’s red jersey from compatriot and Sky teammate Christopher Froome. “I knew that if […]

Moncoutié aims for record fourth KoM jersey at Vuelta

David Moncoutié — the veteran French rider on Cofidis — is taking aim at a record fourth King of the Mountains jersey at the Vuelta a España. Moncountié, likely riding in his final season as a pro, is on good form after a disappointing Tour de France. He won the Tour de l’Ain last week […]

2011 Tour Mediterraneen results, final overall

  • 1. David MONCOUTIE, (FRA) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne, in 16:48:36
  • 2. Jean-Christophe PERAUD, (FRA) Ag2r La Mondiale, at 11
  • 3. Wouter POELS, (NED), at 24
  • 4. Andrew TALANSKY, (USA) Garmin-Cervelo, at 28
  • 5. Morris POSSONI, (ITA) Team Sky, at 33