Jean Brankart

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Jean Brankart
Jean Brankart (1954).jpg
Jean Brankart in 1954
Personal information
Full name Jean Brankart
Born (1930-07-12) 12 July 1930 (age 86)
Momalle, Belgium
Team information
Discipline Road/Track
Role Rider
Major wins
2 stages 1955 Tour de France
Mountains classification 1956 Giro d'Italia
Infobox last updated on
7 July 2008

Jean Brankart (born 12 July 1930) is a retired Belgian professional road bicycle racer who was active from 1953 to 1960. In 1955, Brankart finished the 1955 Tour de France in second place, winning two stages.

Palmarès[edit]

1953
Hannut
Houdeng
1954
Gembloux
Huy
Waremme
Tour de France:
9th place overall classification
1955
Herve
Charleroi
Tour de France:
2nd place overall classification
winner stages 18 and 21
1956
 Belgium national track pursuit champion
Alken
Libramont
Giro d'Italia:
7th place overall classification
1957
Herve
La Hulpe
1958
 Belgium national track pursuit champion
Hoegaarden
Namur
Giro d'Italia:
2nd place overall classification
Jersey green.svg Winner mountains classification
1959
Grand Prix du Midi Libre
 Belgium national track pursuit champion
Seraing
Florenville
Hamme
Tour de France:
10th place overall classification

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