Assan Bazayev

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Assan Bazayev
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Bazayev at the 2008 Driedaagse van West-Vlaanderen.
Personal information
Full name Assan Bazayev
Асан Базаев
Born (1981-02-22) 22 February 1981 (age 36)
Almaty, Soviet Union
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb; 10.6 st)
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
2004–2005 Capec
2006 Liberty Seguros–Würth
2007–2013 Astana
Major wins
National Road Race Championships (2008, 2012)

Assan Bazayev (Kazakh: Асан Базаев, born 22 February 1981) is a former professional road bicycle racer from Kazakhstan, who competed as a professional between 2004 and 2013.[1] He competed for the Capec, Liberty Seguros–Würth and Astana squads.

In 2004 he won the Hellas Tour, but he did not win any stage. He also won stage 1 of the 2006 Tour of Germany in August 2006.[2]

Bazayev retired at the end of the 2013 season, after ten years as a professional.[1]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

1st Stage 1 GP Tell
1st Stage 4 Tour of Bulgaria
1st Overall Tour of Hellas
1st Asian Time Trial Championship
3rd Tour de l'Avenir
3rd Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen - Koolskamp
1st Stage 1 Deutschland Tour
1st MaillotKaz.PNG National Road Race Championships
Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey
1st Jersey red.svg Points classification
5th Tour de Luxembourg
2nd MaillotKaz.PNG National Road Race Championships
8th UCI Road World Championships
1st MaillotKaz.PNG National Road Race Championships

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 98 97
A yellow jersey Tour de France 168
A red jersey Vuelta a España 98 130 130 82 DNF
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish


  1. ^ a b Ralbjerg, Jesper (17 October 2013). "Astana signs two new riders as Bazayev retires". CyclingQuotes. A/S. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Eurosport Splash

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