Nairo Quintana fights off rivals and a fan to win final stage in Colombia

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) wins the final stage at Tour Colombia

Nairo Quintana ( Movistar ) overcame his rivals, an overzealous fan and gravity to win the Queen stage Sunday at the Tour Colombia 2.1 ahead of Team Sky's Ivan Sosa and overall winner Miguel Angel Lopez of Astana. Quintana was in a select group with Sosa, Lopez and Team Sky's Egan Bernal inside the final 5km of the summit finish at Alto las Palmas when the fan, who was attempting to run alongside the riders lost his balance and fell into the group. Quintana and Sosa hit the deck briefly, while Lopez and Bernal continued on. "It was pretty difficult and sad," Quintana said in the mixed zone after the race. "Unfortunately, it was a fall at a very important developing moment in the race and the stage. Finally, we got up and got going again. Thankfully, I was able to put in that final attack to win the stage." ...

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