Alexandre Pliușchin

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Alexandre Pliușchin
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Pliușchin at the 2011 Tour de Romandie
Personal information
Full nameAlexandre Pliușchin
Alexandru Pliușchin
Born (1987-01-13) 13 January 1987 (age 32)
Chişinău, Soviet Union
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight66 kg (146 lb)
Team information
Current teamSynergy Baku Cycling Project
DisciplineRoad and track
Professional team(s)
2008–2009Ag2r–La Mondiale
2010–2011Team Katusha
2012Leopard–Trek Continental Team
2013IAM Cycling[1]
2014Skydive Dubai Pro Cycling
2015Synergy Baku Cycling Project
Major wins
National Road Race Championships (2008, 2010–2012)

Alexandre Pliușchin (Russian: Александр Плюшкин, Romanian: Alexandru Pliușchin; born 13 January 1987) is a Moldovan road bicycle racer for UCI Continental Team Skydive Dubai–Al Ahli Pro Cycling Team.[2] He is a four-time National Road Race Champion; winning in 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2012.

Pliuschin also represented Moldova in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, having participated in the Men's Road Race and the Men's Individual Pursuit.

For the 2014 season, Pliuschin joined the Skydive Dubai Pro Cycling squad.[2]

On February 25 Pliușchins Synergy Baku Cycling Project announced it had suspended him for a non-negative test for Salbutamol at the Sharjah Cycling Tour (a race he won) whilst riding for Skydive Dubai Pro Cycling.[3]

Major results[edit]


  1. ^ "IAM Cycling announces 2013 roster". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 20 September 2012. Retrieved 24 September 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Skydive Dubai, arriva anche Pliuschin" [Skydive Dubai, also comes Pliuschin]. Spazio Ciclismo (in Italian). Tutto Mercato. 22 November 2013. Archived from the original on 25 December 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.
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