List of teams and cyclists in the 2014 Giro d'Italia

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The 2014 Giro d'Italia was the 97th edition of the Giro d'Italia, one of cycling's Grand Tours. The Giro d'Italia featured 198 riders competing from 22 cycling teams, and was held from 9 May to 1 June 2014.[1]

Teams[edit]

All eighteen UCI ProTeams were automatically invited and were obliged to attend the race. As the winners of the 2013 Coppa Italia rankings for Italian teams, Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela were invited to the race in October 2013.[2] In January 2014, the three remaining wildcard places were decided by a vote on social media, from a shortlist of eight UCI Professional Continental teams.[3] The places were later awarded to the Bardiani-CSF, Colombia and Neri Sottoli squads.[4]

The 22 teams that competed in the race were:

*: Pro Continental teams given wild card entry to this event.

By rider[edit]

Legend
No. Starting number worn by the rider during the Giro
Pos. Position in the general classification
Denotes riders born on or after 1 January 1989 eligible for the Young rider classification
  A pink jersey   Denotes the winner of the General classification
  A red jersey   Denotes the winner of the Points classification
  A blue jersey   Denotes the winner of the Mountains classification
  A white jersey   Denotes the winner of the Young rider classification (eligibility indicated by †)
DNS Denotes a rider who did not start,
followed by the stage before which he withdrew
DNF Denotes a rider who did not finish,
followed by the stage in which he withdrew
HD Denotes a rider who failed to finish within the time limit,
followed by the stage in which this occurred
DSQ Denotes a rider who was disqualified from the race,
followed by the stage during which this occurred
Age correct as of 9 May 2014, the date on which the Giro began
No. Name Nationality Team Age Position
1 scarMichele Scarponi  Italy Astana 34 161DNF-16[5]
2 agnoValerio Agnoli  Italy Astana 29 71
3 aruFabio Aru  Italy Astana 23 3
4 brajJanez Brajkovič  Slovenia Astana 30 192DNF-6[6]
5 gaspEnrico Gasparotto  Italy Astana 32 97
6 boziBorut Božič  Slovenia Astana 33 124
7 landMikel Landa  Spain Astana 24 34
8 tiraPaolo Tiralongo  Italy Astana 36 45
9 zeitAndrey Zeits  Kazakhstan Astana 27 102
11 pozzDomenico Pozzovivo  Italy Ag2r-La Mondiale 31 5
12 appoDavide Appollonio  Italy Ag2r-La Mondiale 24 178HD-11[7]
13 beraJulien Bérard  France Ag2r-La Mondiale 26 70
14 boueMaxime Bouet  France Ag2r-La Mondiale 27 38
15 domoAxel Domont  France Ag2r-La Mondiale 23 58
16 dupoHubert Dupont  France Ag2r-La Mondiale 33 16
17 gretPatrick Gretsch  Germany Ag2r-La Mondiale 27 95
18 montMatteo Montaguti  Italy Ag2r-La Mondiale 30 44
19 vuilAlexis Vuillermoz  France Ag2r-La Mondiale 25 11
21 pellFranco Pellizotti  Italy Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 36 12
22 bellManuel Belletti  Italy Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 28 174DNS-14[8]
23 frapMarco Frapporti  Italy Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 29 108
24 godoYonder Godoy  Venezuela Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 21 76
25 hoogJohnny Hoogerland  Netherlands Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 30 105
26 bandMarco Bandiera  Italy Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 29 142
27 rodrjaJackson Rodríguez  Venezuela Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 29 86
28 rosaDiego Rosa  Italy Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 25 158DNF-18[9]
29 sellEmanuele Sella  Italy Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela 33 63
31 piraStefano Pirazzi  Italy Bardiani-CSF 27 85
32 battEnrico Battaglin  Italy Bardiani-CSF 24 52
33 boemNicola Boem  Italy Bardiani-CSF 24 128
34 bongFrancesco Manuel Bongiorno  Italy Bardiani-CSF 23 59
35 canoMarco Canola  Italy Bardiani-CSF 25 122
36 colbSonny Colbrelli  Italy Bardiani-CSF 23 94
37 barbEnrico Barbin  Italy Bardiani-CSF 24 119
38 ruffNicola Ruffoni  Italy Bardiani-CSF 23 177HD-11[7]
39 zardEdoardo Zardini  Italy Bardiani-CSF 24 53
41 keldWilco Kelderman  Netherlands Belkin Pro Cycling 23 7
42 bolJetse Bol  Netherlands Belkin Pro Cycling 24 156
43 flenRick Flens  Netherlands Belkin Pro Cycling 31 132
44 goosMarc Goos  Netherlands Belkin Pro Cycling 23 35
45 keizMartijn Keizer  Netherlands Belkin Pro Cycling 26 67
46 kruiSteven Kruijswijk  Netherlands Belkin Pro Cycling 26 184DNF-9[10]
47 tannDavid Tanner  Australia Belkin Pro Cycling 29 130
48 tjalMaarten Tjallingii  Netherlands Belkin Pro Cycling 36 92
49 vanemJos van Emden  Netherlands Belkin Pro Cycling 29 107
51 evanCadel Evans  Australia BMC Racing Team 37 8
52 bookBrent Bookwalter  United States BMC Racing Team 30 68
53 eijsYannick Eijssen  Belgium BMC Racing Team 24 182DNF-10[11]
54 hermBen Hermans  Belgium BMC Racing Team 27 72
55 moraSteve Morabito   Switzerland BMC Racing Team 31 25
56 ossDaniel Oss  Italy BMC Racing Team 27 103
57 quinzManuel Quinziato  Italy BMC Racing Team 34 112
58 sancSamuel Sánchez  Spain BMC Racing Team 36 24
59 wyssDanilo Wyss   Switzerland BMC Racing Team 28 84
61 bassIvan Basso  Italy Cannondale 36 15
62 gattOscar Gatto  Italy Cannondale 29 116
63 kochMichel Koch  Germany Cannondale 22 152
64 longPaolo Longo Borghini  Italy Cannondale 33 99
65 maraAlan Marangoni  Italy Cannondale 29 137
66 moseMoreno Moser  Italy Cannondale 23 120
67 rattDaniele Ratto  Italy Cannondale 24 126
68 villDavide Villella  Italy Cannondale 22 193DNF-6[6]
69 viviElia Viviani  Italy Cannondale 25 145
71 duarFabio Duarte  Colombia Colombia 27 28
72 torrRodolfo Torres  Colombia Colombia 27 81
73 avilEdwin Ávila  Colombia Colombia 24 183HD-9[12]
74 chalRobinson Chalapud  Colombia Colombia 30 75
75 duquLeonardo Duque  Colombia Colombia 34 78
76 pantJarlinson Pantano  Colombia Colombia 25 32
77 quinteCarlos Quintero  Colombia Colombia 28 117
78 romeJeffry Romero  Colombia Colombia 24 149
79 rubiMiguel Ángel Rubiano  Colombia Colombia 29 101
81 bouh A red jersey Nacer Bouhanni  France FDJ.fr 23 140
82 chavSébastien Chavanel  France FDJ.fr 31 150
83 courArnaud Courteille  France FDJ.fr 25 162DNF-16[13]
84 fiscMurilo Fischer  Brazil FDJ.fr 34 135
85 geniAlexandre Geniez  France FDJ.fr 26 13
86 leboJohan Le Bon  France FDJ.fr 23 89
87 mourFrancis Mourey  France FDJ.fr 33 33
88 pichLaurent Pichon  France FDJ.fr 27 129
89 veikJussi Veikkanen  Finland FDJ.fr 33 109
91 hesjRyder Hesjedal  Canada Garmin-Sharp 33 9
92 cardAndré Cardoso  Portugal Garmin-Sharp 29 20
93 dekkThomas Dekker  Netherlands Garmin-Sharp 29 163DNF-16[5]
94 farrTyler Farrar  United States Garmin-Sharp 29 147
95 fernKoldo Fernández  Spain Garmin-Sharp 32 197HD-1[14]
96 haasNathan Haas  Australia Garmin-Sharp 25 104
97 martDan Martin  Ireland Garmin-Sharp 27 198DNF-1[15]
98 vanbDylan van Baarle  Netherlands Garmin-Sharp 21 170DNS-15[16]
99 wegmFabian Wegmann  Germany Garmin-Sharp 33 179DNF-11[17]
100 cuneDamiano Cunego  Italy Lampre-Merida 32 19
101 anacWinner Anacona  Colombia Lampre-Merida 25 62
102 bonoMatteo Bono  Italy Lampre-Merida 30 77
103 cattMattia Cattaneo  Italy Lampre-Merida 23 64
104 ferrRoberto Ferrari  Italy Lampre-Merida 31 144
105 moriManuele Mori  Italy Lampre-Merida 33 118
106 niemPrzemysław Niemiec  Poland Lampre-Merida 34 49
107 polaJan Polanc  Slovenia Lampre-Merida 22 42
109 ulisDiego Ulissi  Italy Lampre-Merida 24 159DNS-18[18]
111 monfMaxime Monfort  Belgium Lotto-Belisol 31 14
112 bakLars Bak  Denmark Lotto-Belisol 34 56
113 dehaKenny Dehaes  Belgium Lotto-Belisol 29 157HD-19[19]
114 dockxGert Dockx  Belgium Lotto-Belisol 25 115
115 hansAdam Hansen  Australia Lotto-Belisol 32 73
116 armeSander Armée  Belgium Lotto-Belisol 28 47
117 vandTosh Van der Sande  Belgium Lotto-Belisol 23 93
118 wellTim Wellens  Belgium Lotto-Belisol 22 54
119 vanenDennis Vanendert  Belgium Lotto-Belisol 25 173DNS-14[20]
121 quinta A pink jerseyA white jersey Nairo Quintana  Colombia Movistar Team 24 1
122 amadAndrey Amador  Costa Rica Movistar Team 27 110
123 antoIgor Antón  Spain Movistar Team 31 37
124 capeEros Capecchi  Italy Movistar Team 27 79
125 castJonathan Castroviejo  Spain Movistar Team 27 57
126 herrJosé Herrada  Spain Movistar Team 28 23
127 izagGorka Izagirre  Spain Movistar Team 26 83
128 ventFrancisco Ventoso  Spain Movistar Team 32 125
129 maloAdriano Malori  Italy Movistar Team 26 121
131 raboMatteo Rabottini  Italy Neri Sottoli 26 17
132 ceccGiorgio Cecchinel  Italy Neri Sottoli 24 195DNS-6[21]
133 carrRamón Carretero  Panama Neri Sottoli 23 187DNF-7[22]
134 chicFrancesco Chicchi  Italy Neri Sottoli 33 185DNS-9[23]
135 collDaniele Colli  Italy Neri Sottoli 32 164DNF-16[13]
136 fediAndrea Fedi  Italy Neri Sottoli 22 148
137 fineMauro Finetto  Italy Neri Sottoli 28 165DNF-16[13]
138 monsJonathan Monsalve  Venezuela Neri Sottoli 24 66
139 ponzSimone Ponzi  Italy Neri Sottoli 27 106
141 uranRigoberto Urán  Colombia Omega Pharma-Quick Step 27 2
142 bramGianluca Brambilla  Italy Omega Pharma-Quick Step 26 29
143 degeThomas De Gendt  Belgium Omega Pharma-Quick Step 27 65
144 keisIljo Keisse  Belgium Omega Pharma-Quick Step 31 139
145 pauwSerge Pauwels  Belgium Omega Pharma-Quick Step 30 31
146 petaAlessandro Petacchi  Italy Omega Pharma-Quick Step 40 166DNF-16[5]
147 poelWout Poels  Netherlands Omega Pharma-Quick Step 26 21
148 serrPieter Serry  Belgium Omega Pharma-Quick Step 25 74
149 vermJulien Vermote  Belgium Omega Pharma-Quick Step 24 88
151 santIvan Santaromita  Italy Orica-GreenEDGE 30 160DNS-18[24]
152 durbLuke Durbridge  Australia Orica-GreenEDGE 23 180DNF-11[25]
153 hepbMichael Hepburn  Australia Orica-GreenEDGE 22 154
154 lancBrett Lancaster  Australia Orica-GreenEDGE 34 189DNS-7[26]
155 mattMichael Matthews  Australia Orica-GreenEDGE 23 181DNS-11[27]
156 meyeCameron Meyer  Australia Orica-GreenEDGE 26 186DNS-8[28]
157 dockeMitchell Docker  Australia Orica-GreenEDGE 27 169DNF-15[29]
158 tuftSvein Tuft  Canada Orica-GreenEDGE 37 155
159 weenPieter Weening  Netherlands Orica-GreenEDGE 33 171DNF-14[30]
161 rollPierre Rolland  France Team Europcar 27 4
162 arasYukiya Arashiro  Japan Team Europcar 29 127
163 tuliAngelo Tulik  France Team Europcar 23 123
164 hureTony Hurel  France Team Europcar 26 134
165 malaDavide Malacarne  Italy Team Europcar 26 39
166 medeMaxime Méderel  France Team Europcar 33 188DNF-7[31]
167 quemPerrig Quémeneur  France Team Europcar 30 80
168 sicaRomain Sicard  France Team Europcar 26 51
169 thurBjörn Thurau  Germany Team Europcar 25 167DNF-16[32]
171 kittMarcel Kittel  Germany Giant-Shimano 25 196DNS-4[33]
172 debaBert De Backer  Belgium Giant-Shimano 30 133
173 gescSimon Geschke  Germany Giant-Shimano 28 69
174 ludvTobias Ludvigsson  Sweden Giant-Shimano 23 175DNF-12[34]
175 mezgLuka Mezgec  Slovenia Giant-Shimano 25 136
176 preiGeorg Preidler  Austria Giant-Shimano 23 27
177 stamTom Stamsnijder  Netherlands Giant-Shimano 28 143
178 timmAlbert Timmer  Netherlands Giant-Shimano 28 87
179 veelTom Veelers  Netherlands Giant-Shimano 29 146
181 rodrjoJoaquim Rodríguez  Spain Team Katusha 34 190DNS-7[6]
182 belkMaxim Belkov  Russia Team Katusha 29 90
183 caruGiampaolo Caruso  Italy Team Katusha 33 194DNF-6[35]
184 guseVladimir Gusev  Russia Team Katusha 31 60
185 losaAlberto Losada  Spain Team Katusha 32 36
186 moreDaniel Moreno  Spain Team Katusha 32 41
187 paolLuca Paolini  Italy Team Katusha 37 111
188 viciÁngel Vicioso  Spain Team Katusha 37 191DNF-6[35]
189 vorgEduard Vorganov  Russia Team Katusha 31 55
191 cataDario Cataldo  Italy Team Sky 29 26
192 boasEdvald Boasson Hagen  Norway Team Sky 26 168DNS-16[36]
193 deigPhilip Deignan  Ireland Team Sky 30 43
194 eiseBernhard Eisel  Austria Team Sky 33 138
195 henaSebastián Henao  Colombia Team Sky 20 22
196 suttChristopher Sutton  Australia Team Sky 29 153
197 puccSalvatore Puccio  Italy Team Sky 24 98
198 sivtKanstantsin Sivtsov  Belarus Team Sky 31 172DNF-14[37]
199 swifBen Swift  Great Britain Team Sky 26 113
201 rochNicolas Roche  Ireland Tinkoff-Saxo 29 30
202 juulChristopher Juul-Jensen  Denmark Tinkoff-Saxo 24 100
203 majkRafał Majka  Poland Tinkoff-Saxo 24 6
204 petrEvgeni Petrov  Russia Tinkoff-Saxo 35 48
205 poljPaweł Poljański  Poland Tinkoff-Saxo 23 50
206 rovnIvan Rovny  Russia Tinkoff-Saxo 26 46
207 soreChris Anker Sørensen  Denmark Tinkoff-Saxo 29 176DNS-12[38]
208 mccaJay McCarthy  Australia Tinkoff-Saxo 23 91
209 rogeMichael Rogers  Australia Tinkoff-Saxo 34 18
211 kiseRobert Kišerlovski  Croatia Trek Factory Racing 27 10
212 alafEugenio Alafaci  Italy Trek Factory Racing 23 151
213 arre A blue jersey Julián Arredondo  Colombia Trek Factory Racing 25 61
214 fellFabio Felline  Italy Trek Factory Racing 24 96
215 hondDanilo Hondo  Germany Trek Factory Racing 40 114
216 nizzGiacomo Nizzolo  Italy Trek Factory Racing 25 141
217 vanpBoy van Poppel  Netherlands Trek Factory Racing 26 131
218 beppFumiyuki Beppu  Japan Trek Factory Racing 31 82
219 zoidRiccardo Zoidl  Austria Trek Factory Racing 26 40

By nationality[edit]

The 198 riders that competed in the 2014 Giro d'Italia represented 30 different countries.

Country No. of riders Finishers Stage wins
 Australia 13 8 3 (Michael Rogers x2, Michael Matthews)
 Austria 3 3
 Belarus 1 0
 Belgium 15 12
 Brazil 1 1
 Canada 2 2
 Colombia 14 13 4 (Nairo Quintana x2, Julián Arredondo, Rigoberto Urán)
 Costa Rica 1 1
 Croatia 1 1
 Denmark 3 2
 Finland 1 1
 France 18 16 3 (Nacer Bouhanni x3)
 Germany 7 4 2 (Marcel Kittel x2)
 Great Britain 1 1
 Ireland 3 2
 Italy 59 45 6 (Diego Ulissi x2, Fabio Aru, Enrico Battaglin, Marco Canola, Stefano Pirazzi)
 Japan 2 2
 Kazakhstan 1 1
 Netherlands 17 13 1 (Pieter Weening)
 Norway 1 0
 Panama 1 0
 Poland 3 3
 Portugal 1 1
 Russia 5 5
 Slovenia 4 3 1 (Luka Mezgec)
 Spain 12 9
 Sweden 1 0
  Switzerland 2 2
 United States 2 2
 Venezuela 3 3
Total 198 156

References[edit]

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