Mehdi Sohrabi

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Mehdi Sohrabi
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Sohrabi at the 2008 Iranian National Road Race Championships.
Personal information
Full name Mehdi Sohrabi
Born (1981-10-12) 12 October 1981 (age 35)
Iran
Team information
Current team Tabriz Petrochemical CCN Team
Discipline Road, Track
Role Rider
Amateur team(s)
Nosazi Madares Zanjan
Professional team(s)
2005 Paykan
2007–2009 Islamic Azad University Cycling Team
2009–2011 Tabriz Petrochemical Team
2012 Lotto–Belisol
2013– Tabriz Petrochemical Team
Major wins
UCI Asia Tour (2010, 2011)
Asian Championships (2006, 2010)
Jelajah Malaysia (2007, 2011)
Melaka Chief Minister Cup (2008)
Tour of Milad do Nour (2009)
Kerman Tour (2011)
Tour d'Indonesia (2009)
National Road Race Championships (2005, 2010)
National Time Trial Championships (2005, 2009)

Mehdi Sohrabi (Persian: مهدی سهرابی ‎‎, born 12 October 1981 in Zanjan) is an Iranian professional racing cyclist, who as of 2013 rides for the Tabriz Petrochemical CCN Team. In 2010 and 2011, Sohrabi won the UCI Asia Tour. At the end of the 2011 season, Sohrabi had many UCI-points, and because of this was contracted by UCI ProTeam Lotto–Belisol, that needed these points to secure their ProTeam status for the next season.[1] After one year as a rider for Lotto–Belisol, Sohrabi returned to his former team in 2013.[2]

Major results[edit]

2007
1st Overall Jelajah Malaysia
2008
Jelajah Negeri Sembilan
1st Stages 2 & 3
2009
1st Overall Tour d'Indonesia
1st Stages 1 (TTT) & 6
1st Points classification
1st Mountain classification
1st Overall Tour of Millad du Nour
1st Stages 2 & 4
1st National Time Trial Championships
1st Stage 2 Jelajah Malaysia
1st Stage 4 International Azerbaïjan Tour
1st Points classification Tour de East Java
2010
1st Asian Road Race Championships
1st National Road Race Championships
Tour de Singkarak
1st Stages 1 (TTT) & 6
Tour of Qinghai Lake
1st Stages 6 & 9
2011
1st Overall Kerman Tour
1st Stages 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
1st Overall Jelajah Malaysia
1st Stages 1 & 6
1st Overall International Azerbaïjan Tour
1st Stage 2 (TTT)
1st Stage 2 Tour de Taiwan
2012
2nd Asian Road Race Championships
2013
1st Stages 2 & 5 Tour de Borneo
1st Stage 3 Le Tour de Filipinas
1st Stage 7 Tour de Singkarak
1st Stage 5 Tour of Borneo
2014
1st Stage 4 Tour de Ijen
6th Asian Cycling Championships Road Race
2015
1st Stage 3 Tour of Singkarak

References[edit]

  1. ^ van Eyck, Xylon (26 October 2011). "Mehdi Sohrabi helps Lotto-Ridley with WorldTour spot". VeloNation. VeloNation LLC. Retrieved 5 January 2012. 
  2. ^ Malone, Alex (22 February 2013). "Sohrabi grateful for year with Lotto Belisol". Cyclingnews. Future Publishing Limited. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 

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