Sanchez wins San Sebastian Classic

Madrid: Spain`s Luis Leon Sanchez won the San Sebastian Classic one-day race on Saturday.

Kazakh Alexandre Vinokourov was second behind the 26-year-old Caisse D`Epargne rider, while Spain`s Carlos Sastre finished third.

The three attacked on the second ascent of the tough Jaizkebel climb then stayed in front in Spain`s biggest one-day Classic.

Victorious in the Paris-Nice stage race in 2009, Sanchez gave Spain a sixth win in seven years at the San Sebastian Classic.

Bureau Report