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UCI comes up with new rankings, Greg Van Avermaet immediately to head

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The International Cycling union (UCI) has its system of the WorldTour rankings will be shuffled. Now, there are also leaderboards for eendags and ronderenners. Greg Van Avermaet stands in the ranking of eendagsrenners immediately to head.

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The UCI based for the first rankings on the results of the past year. The Belgians are doing great in the list of best eendagsrenners. After the Australian Michael Matthews on two follow Jasper Stuyven and Oliver Naesen. The Slovaak Peter Sagan makes the top five vol.

The Brit Simon Yates leads the ranking in the ronderenners. The winner of the Vuelta will keep his compatriot and Tour-winner Geraint Thomas behind him. The Slovenian Primoz Roglic comes afterwards, as a third party. Tim Wellens is the best Belgian at eighteen.

The overall ranking is a prey for the Spanish champion Alejandro Valverde. The Italian Elia Viviani and Simon Yates completing the podium. Of the Team follows as the seventh, Wellens as the eleventh.

Also in the other classifications, there is another Belgian success. Deceuninck-Quick-Step crown themselves as the best team, while Belgium is also the country list, lands. France and Italy are the top three full.


1.Greg Van Avermaet 1.915 points

2.Michael Matthews (Aus) 1.914

3.Jasper Stuyven 1.823

4.Oliver Naesen 1.817

5.Peter Sagan (Svk) Eur 1,784

6.Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) 1.725

7.Elia Viviani (Ita) 1.665

8.Niki Terpstra (Ned) 1.577

9.Alejandro Valverde (Spa) 1.460

10.Arnaud Démare (Fra) 1.385

12.Tim Wellens Length Of 1,315

14.Philippe Gilbert Of 1,263

19.Tiesj Benoot 1.052

21.Timothy Dupont 995

24.Sep Vanmarcke 920

29. Jens Debusschere 776

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