Veteran Vinokourov takes first win of the year in Basque Country

vinokourov, basque country

Alexandre Vinokourov (Astana) has never been afraid of attacking and today the veteran Kazakh pulled off an impressive lone win ahead of a pack of 60 riders in stage three of the Tour of the Basque Country.

It was shades of last year's Tour de France stage 13 all over again, when Vinokourov blasted away seven kilometres from the finish in Ravel for a solo victory.

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