2014 UCI World Tour

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2014 UCI World Tour
Fourth edition of the UCI World Tour
Details
Dates 21 January – 14 October
Location Europe, Canada, Australia and China
Rounds 29
2013
2015

The 2014 UCI World Tour is the sixth edition of the ranking system launched by the International Cycling Union (UCI) in 2009. The series started with the Tour Down Under on 21 January.

Teams[edit]

The UCI ProTeams compete in the World Tour, with UCI Professional Continental teams, or national squads, able to enter at the discretion of the organisers of each event.

The 18 ProTeams in 2014 are:[1] view · edit · talk

Code Official Team Name Licence holder Country Groupset Bike
ALM Ag2r-La Mondiale

(2014 season)

EUSRL France Cyclisme  France Campagnolo Focus
AST Astana

(2014 season)

Abacanto SA  Kazakhstan Campagnolo Specialized
BEL Belkin Pro Cycling

(2014 season)

Rabo Wielerploegen  Netherlands Shimano Bianchi
BMC BMC Racing Team

(2014 season)

Continuum Sports LLC  United States Shimano BMC
CAN Cannondale

(2014 season)

Brixia Sports  Italy SRAM Cannondale
EUC Team Europcar

(2014 season)

SA Vendée Cyclisme  France Campagnolo Colnago
FDJ FDJ.fr

(2014 season)

Société de Gestion de L'Echappée  France Shimano Lapierre
GIA Giant-Shimano

(2014 season)

SMS Cycling B.V.  Netherlands Shimano Giant
GRS Garmin-Sharp

(2014 season)

Slipstream Sports, LLC  United States Shimano Cervélo
KAT Team Katusha

(2014 season)

Katusha Management SA  Russia Shimano Canyon
LAM Lampre-Merida

(2014 season)

CGS Cycling Team AG  Italy Shimano Merida
LTB Lotto-Belisol

(2014 season)

Belgian Cycling Company sa  Belgium Campagnolo Ridley
MOV Movistar Team

(2014 season)

Abarca Sports S.L.  Spain Campagnolo Canyon
OGE Orica-GreenEDGE

(2014 season)

GreenEdge Cycling  Australia Shimano Scott
OPQ Omega Pharma-Quick Step

(2014 season)

Esperanza bvba  Belgium SRAM Specialized
SKY Team Sky

(2014 season)

Tour Racing Limited  Great Britain Shimano Pinarello
TCS Team Tinkoff-Saxo

(2014 season)

Tinkoff Sport  Russia SRAM Specialized
TFR Trek Factory Racing

(2014 season)

Trek Bicycle Corporation  United States Shimano Trek


Events[edit]

All events from the 2013 UCI World Tour are included.

Race Date Winner Second Third Other points[2]
(4th place onwards)
Stage points
Australia Tour Down Under January 21 – 26  Simon Gerrans (AUS) 100 pts  Cadel Evans (AUS) 80 pts  Diego Ulissi (ITA) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
France Paris–Nice March 9 – 16  Carlos Betancur (COL) 100 pts  Rui Costa (POR) 80 pts  Arthur Vichot (FRA) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
Italy Tirreno–Adriatico March 12 – 18  Alberto Contador (ESP) 100 pts  Nairo Quintana (COL) 80 pts  Roman Kreuziger (CZE) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
Italy Milan–San Remo March 23  Alexander Kristoff (NOR) 100 pts  Fabian Cancellara (SUI) 80 pts  Ben Swift (GBR) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 N/A
Spain Volta a Catalunya March 24 – 30  Joaquim Rodríguez (ESP) 100 pts  Alberto Contador (ESP) 80 pts  Tejay van Garderen (USA) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
Belgium E3 Harelbeke March 28  Peter Sagan (SVK) 80 pts  Niki Terpstra (NED) 60 pts  Geraint Thomas (GBR) 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
Belgium Gent–Wevelgem March 30  John Degenkolb (GER) 80 pts  Arnaud Démare (FRA) 60 pts  Peter Sagan (SVK) 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
Belgium Tour of Flanders April 6  Fabian Cancellara (SUI) 100 pts  Greg Van Avermaet (BEL) 80 pts  Sep Vanmarcke (BEL) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 N/A
Spain Tour of the Basque Country April 7 – 12  Alberto Contador (ESP) 100 pts  Michał Kwiatkowski (POL) 80 pts  Jean-Christophe Péraud (FRA) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
France Paris–Roubaix April 13  Niki Terpstra (NED) 100 pts  John Degenkolb (GER) 80 pts  Fabian Cancellara (SUI) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 N/A
Netherlands Amstel Gold Race April 20  Philippe Gilbert (BEL) 80 pts  Jelle Vanendert (BEL) 60 pts  Simon Gerrans (AUS) 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
Belgium La Flèche Wallonne April 23  Alejandro Valverde (ESP) 80 pts  Dan Martin (IRL) 60 pts  Michał Kwiatkowski (POL) 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
Belgium Liège–Bastogne–Liège April 27  Simon Gerrans (AUS) 100 pts  Alejandro Valverde (ESP) 80 pts  Michał Kwiatkowski (POL) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 N/A
Switzerland Tour de Romandie April 29 – May 4  Chris Froome (GBR) 100 pts  Simon Špilak (SLO) 80 pts  Rui Costa (POR) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
Italy Giro d'Italia May 9 – June 1  Nairo Quintana (COL) 170 pts  Rigoberto Urán (COL) 130 pts  Fabio Aru (ITA) 100 pts 90, 80, 70, 60, 52, 44, 38, 32, 26, 22, 18, 14, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2 16, 8, 4, 2, 1
France Critérium du Dauphiné June 8 – 15  Andrew Talansky (USA) 100 pts  Alberto Contador (ESP) 80 pts  Jurgen Van Den Broeck (BEL) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
Switzerland Tour de Suisse June 14 – 22  Rui Costa (POR) 100 pts  Mathias Frank (SUI) 0 pts[nb 1]  Bauke Mollema (NED) 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
France Tour de France July 5 – 27 200 pts 150 pts 120 pts 110, 100, 90, 80, 70, 60, 50, 40, 30, 24, 20, 16, 12, 10, 8, 6, 4 20, 10, 6, 4, 2
Spain Clásica de San Sebastián August 2 80 pts 60 pts 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
Poland Tour de Pologne August 3 – 9 100 pts 80 pts 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
BelgiumNetherlands Eneco Tour August 11 – 17 100 pts 80 pts 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
Spain Vuelta a España August 23  – September 14 170 pts 130 pts 100 pts 90, 80, 70, 60, 52, 44, 38, 32, 26, 22, 18, 14, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2 16, 8, 4, 2, 1
Germany Vattenfall Cyclassics August 24 80 pts 60 pts 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
France GP Ouest-France August 31 80 pts 60 pts 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
Canada GP de Québec September 12 80 pts 60 pts 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
Canada GP de Montréal September 14 80 pts 60 pts 50 pts 40, 30, 22, 14, 10, 6, 2 N/A
Spain Team time trial at the World Championships[nb 2] September 21 200 pts 170 pts 140 pts 130, 120, 110, 100, 90, 80, 70 N/A
Italy Giro di Lombardia October 5 100 pts 80 pts 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 N/A
China Tour of Beijing October 10 – 14 100 pts 80 pts 70 pts 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10, 4 6, 4, 2, 1, 1
Notes
  1. ^ As Frank rides for IAM Cycling, which is not a World Tour team, he was ineligible to score points towards the UCI World Tour standings.
  2. ^ The World Team Time Trial Championship gives points only in the team rankings, not in the individual or national standings.

Points standings[edit]

Individual[edit]

[3]

Riders tied with the same number of points were classified by number of victories, then number of second places, third places, and so on, in World Tour events and stages.[4]

Rank Name Team Points
1  Alberto Contador (ESP) Team Tinkoff-Saxo 397
2  Nairo Quintana (COL) Movistar Team 345
3  Rui Costa (POR) Lampre-Merida 268
4  Simon Gerrans (AUS) Orica-GreenEDGE 264
5  Fabian Cancellara (SUI) Trek Factory Racing 262
6  Alejandro Valverde (ESP) Movistar Team 262
7  Michał Kwiatkowski (POL) Omega Pharma-Quick Step 251
8  Niki Terpstra (NED) Omega Pharma-Quick Step 200
9  Sep Vanmarcke (BEL) Belkin Pro Cycling 200
10  Peter Sagan (SVK) Cannondale 197
11  Domenico Pozzovivo (ITA) Ag2r-La Mondiale 197
12  Cadel Evans (AUS) BMC Racing Team 188
13  John Degenkolb (GER) Giant-Shimano 176
14  Simon Špilak (SLO) Team Katusha 173
15  Chris Froome (GBR) Team Sky 163
16  Rigoberto Urán (COL) Omega Pharma-Quick Step 155
17  Alexander Kristoff (NOR) Team Katusha 153
18  Wilco Kelderman (NED) Belkin Pro Cycling 138
19  Andrew Talansky (USA) Garmin-Sharp 135
20  Roman Kreuziger (CZE) Team Tinkoff-Saxo 135
21  Bauke Mollema (NED) Belkin Pro Cycling 132
22  Jean-Christophe Péraud (FRA) Ag2r-La Mondiale 132
23  Geraint Thomas (GBR) Team Sky 125
24  Diego Ulissi (ITA) Lampre-Merida 125
25  Fabio Aru (ITA) Astana 124
  • 175 riders have scored points. 26 other riders have finished in positions that would have earned them points, but they were ineligible as members of non-ProTour teams.

Team[edit]

[5]

Team rankings are calculated by adding the ranking points of the top five riders of a team in the table, plus points gained in the World Team Time Trial Championship (WTTT).

Rank Team Points Top 5 riders
1 Omega Pharma-Quick Step 796 Kwiatkowski (251), Terpstra (200), Urán (155), Vandenbergh (100), T. Martin (90)
2 Movistar Team 781 N. Quintana (345), Valverde (262), Rojas (69), Lobato (64), Intxausti (41)
3 Team Tinkoff-Saxo 647 Contador (397), Kreuziger (135), Majka (73), Rogers (38), Bennati (4)
4 Ag2r-La Mondiale 598 Pozzovivo (197), Péraud (132), Bardet (123), Betancur (114), Vuillermoz (32)
5 Team Katusha 537 Špilak (173), Kristoff (153), Rodríguez (107), G. Caruso (60), D. Moreno (44)
6 BMC Racing Team 531 Evans (188), van Garderen (117), Gilbert (103), Van Avermaet (82), Morabito (41)
7 Belkin Pro Cycling 518 Vanmarcke (200), Kelderman (138), Mollema (132), Gesink (42), Clement (6)
8 Team Sky 476 Froome (163), Thomas (125), Swift (91), Porte (67), Nieve (30)
9 Trek Factory Racing 458 Cancellara (262), Kišerlovski (80), Arredondo (70), Nizzolo (40), Jungels (6)
10 Lampre-Merida 438 Costa (268), Ulissi (125), Modolo (27), Ferrari (11), Cunego (7)
11 Orica-GreenEDGE 406 Gerrans (264), A. Yates (44), Albasini (36), Impey (33), Matthews (29)
12 Garmin-Sharp 386 Talansky (135), Slagter (84), D. Martin (60), Haas (55), Hesjedal (52)
13 Giant-Shimano 341 Degenkolb (176), T. Dumoulin (59), Mezgec (38), Geschke (34), Kittel (34)
14 Astana 322 Aru (124), Fuglsang (87), Nibali (80), Westra (16), Božič (15)
15 Cannondale 252 P. Sagan (197), Formolo (30), Basso (14), Viviani (9), Ratto (2)
16 FDJ.fr 248 Vichot (78), Bouhanni (69), Démare (65), Geniez (22), Pinot (14)
17 Lotto-Belisol 216 J. Vanendert (82), Van Den Broeck (72), Gallopin (26), Monfort (18), Greipel (18)
18 Team Europcar 159 Rolland (98), Gautier (42), Malacarne (8), Voeckler (6), Hurel (5)

Nation[edit]

[6]

National rankings are calculated by adding the ranking points of the top five riders registered in a nation in the table. The national rankings are also used to determine how many riders a country could have in the World Championships.

Rank Nation Points Top five riders
1  Spain 899 Contador (397), Valverde (262), Rodríguez (107), Rojas (69), Lobato (64)
2  Colombia 695 N. Quintana (345), Urán (155), Betancur (114), Arredondo (70), Acevedo (11)
3  Netherlands 613 Terpstra (200), Kelderman (138), Mollema (132), Slagter (84), T. Dumoulin (59)
4  Australia 612 Gerrans (264), Evans (188), Porte (67), Haas (55), Rogers (38)
5  Italy 586 Pozzovivo (197), Ulissi (125), Aru (124), Nibali (80), G. Caruso (60)
6  Belgium 567 Vanmarcke (200), Gilbert (103), Vandenbergh (100), J. Vanendert (82), Van Avermaet (82)
7  France 500 Péraud (132), Bardet (123), Rolland (98), Vichot (78), Bouhanni (69)
8  Great Britain 485 Froome (163), Thomas (125), Swift (91), Cavendish (62), A. Yates (44)
9  Germany 352 Degenkolb (176), T. Martin (90), Geschke (34), Kittel (34), Greipel (18)
10   Switzerland 340 Cancellara (262), Morabito (41), Albasini (36), Zaugg (1)
11  Poland 324 Kwiatkowski (251), Majka (73)
12  United States 271 Talansky (135), van Garderen (117), Farrar (15), Warbasse (2), B. King (2)
13  Portugal 270 Costa (268), Cardoso (2)
14  Slovenia 228 Špilak (173), Mezgec (38), Božič (15), Polanc (2)
15  Czech Republic 220 Kreuziger (135), Štybar (85)
  • Riders from 29 countries have scored points.

Leader progress[edit]

Event
(Winner)
Individual Team Nation
Tour Down Under
(Simon Gerrans)
Simon Gerrans Orica-GreenEDGE Australia
Paris–Nice
(Carlos Betancur)
Carlos Betancur Lampre-Merida
Tirreno–Adriatico
(Alberto Contador)
Ag2r-La Mondiale
Milan – San Remo
(Alexander Kristoff)
Movistar Team
E3 Harelbeke
(Peter Sagan)
Volta a Catalunya
(Joaquim Rodríguez)
Alberto Contador Ag2r-La Mondiale Spain
Gent–Wevelgem
(John Degenkolb)
Tour of Flanders
(Fabian Cancellara)
Omega Pharma-Quick Step
Tour of the Basque Country
(Alberto Contador)
Paris–Roubaix
(Niki Terpstra)
Amstel Gold Race
(Philippe Gilbert)
La Flèche Wallonne
(Alejandro Valverde)
Liège–Bastogne–Liège
(Simon Gerrans)
Tour de Romandie
(Chris Froome)
Giro d'Italia
(Nairo Quintana)
Nairo Quintana
Critérium du Dauphiné
(Andrew Talansky)
Alberto Contador
Tour de Suisse
(Rui Costa)

References[edit]

External links[edit]