チーム : Mitchelton-SCOTT
Date of Birth: 17th January 1990 (27)
Nationality: Colombian
Place of birth: Bogota, Colombia
Turned Pro: 2014
Joined ORICA-SCOTT: 2014
Twitter: @estecharu
Personal Website: N/A
Esteban announced his arrival on the international cycling scene after a breakthrough seasons in 2015 and 2016, positioning himself as a genuine general classification contender.
Chaves finished fifth overall at the Vuelta a Espana and won the inaugural Abu Dhabi Tour in 2015, before finishing 2nd overall at the Giro d'Italia and 3rd overall at the Vuelta a Espana in 2016. Capping off an incredible year, Chaves won Il Lombardia to become the first Colombian to win one of cycling's five monuments.
The smiling Colombian had a tough season in 2017 after a knee injury effected his start to the year, but determined as ever, Chaves bounced back with strong performances at the Vuelta a Espana.
Top 20 Results at ORICA-SCOTT:
2017
- 2nd Vuelta a Espana - Stage 9
- 4th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 15
- 3rd Santos Tour Down Under - Stage 5
- 3rd Santos Tour Down Under - Stage 2
- 4th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 15
- 5th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 3
- 5th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 1 (TTT)
- 5th Herald Sun Tour - Stage 1
- 9th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 14
- 9th Herald Sun Tour - General Classification
- 10th Vuelta a Espana - Points Classification
- 11th Vuelta a Espana - General Classification
- 14th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 13
- 15th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 6
- 16th Vuelta a Espana - Mountains Classification
- 16th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 5
- 17th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 11
- 17th Criterium du Dauphine - Stage 6
- 18th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 12
- 20th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 8
- 20th Tour de France - Stage 3
- 20th Criterium du Dauphine - Stage 7
2016
- 1st Il Lombardia
- 1st Giro dell'Emilia
- 1st Giro d'Italia - Stage 14
- 2nd Giro d'Italia - General Classification
- 3rd Vuelta a Espana - General Classification
- 3rd Giro d'Italia - Stage 19
- 3rd Vuelta a Espana - Stage 1 (TTT)
- 5th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 2
- 6th Giro d'Italia - Stage 15
- 7th Giro d'Italia - Stage 6
- 7th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 10
- 8th Giro d'Italia - Stage 16
- 8th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 11
- 9th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 1 (TTT)
- 9th Giro d'Italia - Stage 4
- 9th Giro d'Italia - Stage 8
- 9th Giro d'Italia - Stage 10
- 9th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 14
- 9th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 15
- 9th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 20
- 13th Giro d'Italia - Stage 13
- 14th GP Industria and Artigianato
- 14th Giro d'Italia - Stage 20
- 14th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 6
- 14th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 16
- 16th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 12
- 17th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 9
- 18th Giro d'Italia - Stage 2
- 19th Giro d'Italia - Stage 11
- 20th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 2
- 20th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 8
2015
- 1st Abu Dhabi Tour - General Classification
- 1st Giro d'Italia - Stage 1 (TTT)
- 1st Vuelta a Espana - Stage 2
- 1st Vuelta a Espana - Stage 6
- 1st Abu Dhabi Tour - Stage 3
- 3rd Vuelta a Espana – Stage 1 (TTT)
- 5th Vuelta a Espana - General Classification
- 5th Giro d'Italia - Stage 4
- 5th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 18
- 6th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 7
- 7th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 15
- 8th Tour de Suisse - Stage 3
- 8th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 11
- 8th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 14
- 10th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 4
- 12th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 8
- 13th Volta a Ciclista Catalunya - General Classification
- 14th Tour de Suisse - General Classification
- 14th Volta a Ciclista Catalunya - Stage 4
- 15th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 9
- 16th Volta a Ciclista Catalunya - Stage 7
- 16th Vuelta Ciclista al Pais Vasco - Stage 3
- 17th Tour de Suisse - Stage 2
- 17th Tour de Suisse - Stage 5
- 19th Volta a Ciclista Catalunya - Stage 3
- 19th Tour de Suisse - Stage 4
- 20th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 16
- 20th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 17
2014
- 1st Tour of Beijing – Youth Classification
- 1st Tour de Suisse – Stage 8
- 1st Tour of California – Stage 6
- 2nd Tour of Bejing – Stage 4
- 3rd Tour of Beijing – General Classification
- 3rd Tour of California – Mountains Classification
- 3rd Vuelta a Espana – Stage 1 (TTT)
- 4th Le Tour de Langkawi – General Classification
- 4th Le Tour de Langkawi – Stage 4
- 7th Tour of California – General Classification
- 7th Tour de Suisse – Mountains Classification
- 7th Vuelta a Espana – Stage 6
- 8th Le Tour de Langkawi – Mountains Classification
- 8th Tour of Beijing – Stage 2
- 8th Tour of California – Stage 3
- 12th Le Tour de Langkawi – Stage 5
- 13th Tour of Beijing – Mountains Classification
- 14th Tour of Beijing – Points Classification
- 16th Tour de Suisse – General Classification
- 16th Tour de Suisse – Points Classification
- 17th Vuelta a Espana – Stage 3
- 18th Vuelta a Espana – Stage 4
Other results:
- 1st 2011 Tour de L’Avenir – General Classification