André Cardoso

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André Cardoso
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Personal information
Full name André Fernando Cardoso Santos Martins
Nickname Xolas
Born (1984-09-03) 3 September 1984 (age 29)
Porto, Portugal
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 56 kg (123 lb)
Team information
Current team Garmin-Sharp
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber
Amateur team(s)
2003
2004
2005
Barbot-Neves-Gondomar
Gondomar Clube de Ciclismo
Santa Maria da Feira-E.Leclerc
Professional team(s)
2006–2008
2009–2011
2012–2013
2014–
Paredes Rota dos Móveis-Beira Tâmega
Palmeiras-Resort-Tavira
Caja Rural
Garmin-Sharp
Infobox last updated on
12 January 2014

André Fernando Cardoso Santos Martins (born 3 September 1984) is a Portuguese professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI ProTeam Garmin-Sharp.[1][2] Following a two-year stint with Caja Rural, Cardoso signed with Garmin-Sharp for the 2014 and 2015 seasons.[3][4] Born in Porto, Portugal, Cardoso currently resides in Gondomar, Portugal.[2]

Palmarès[edit]

Sources:[2][5][6]

2006
9th, Overall, Volta ao Algarve
2009
3rd, GP CTT Correios de Portugal
9th, Gran Premio de Llodio
9th, Overall, Troféu Joaquim Agostinho
9th, Overall, Volta a Portugal
2010
4th, Subida al Naranco
4th, Overall, Tour of Bulgaria
9th, Overall, Volta a Portugal
2011
2nd, Overall, Volta a Portugal
1st, Stage 10
6th, Gran Premio de Llodio
7th, Overall, Troféu Joaquim Agostinho
10th, Overall, Tour of Bulgaria
2012
10th, Rogaland GP
10th, Overall, Tour of Turkey
21st, Overall, Vuelta a España
2013
4th, Overall, Vuelta a Asturias
5th, Overall, Vuelta a Burgos
6th, Overall, Glava Tour of Norway
16th, Overall, Vuelta a España
2014
4th, GP Miguel Indurain

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Garmin-Sharp (GRS) – USA". UCI World Tour (Aigle, Vaud: Union Cycliste Internationale). Retrieved 2 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Profile of André Cardoso". Garmin-Sharp (Boulder, Colorado: Slipstream Sports LLC). 1 January 2014. Retrieved 4 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Matthew Beaudin (24 September 2013). "Garmin set for dramatic overhaul in 2014". VeloNews (San Diego, California: Competitor Group, Inc.). Retrieved 6 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "André Cardoso certo na Garmin-Sharp". Jornal Record (Lisbon, Portugal: Cofina, SGPS). 9 September 2013. Retrieved 26 December 2013. 
  5. ^ "André Cardoso at Cycling Archives". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 
  6. ^ "André Cardoso at Cycling Base". Cycling Base. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 

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