Historic Overview Rui Alberto Faria da Costa

Rider

Overall Rank146
NameRui Alberto Faria da COSTA
Country
  Portugal
Date of birth05-Oct-1986 - Póvoa de Varzim (Porto)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Rui Alberto Faria da Costa

Rui Alberto Faria da Costa, ComIH (born 5 October 1986) is a Portuguese professional road bicycle racer, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam UAE Team Emirates. He is best known for winning the 2013 UCI Road World Championships in Tuscany, Italy – the first Portuguese rider to do so –, three stages of the Tour de France in 2011 and 2013, and the 2012, 2013 and 2014 editions of the Tour de Suisse, becoming the first cyclist to win the event for three consecutive years.

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Major Victories

Tour de Suisse 2012, 2013, 2014
World Championships Road Race 2013
GP de Montréal 2011
UAE Tour 2017
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 2015 (1)
Tour de Suisse - stages 2010 (1), 2012 (1), 2013 (2), 2014 (1)
Tour de France - stages 2011 (1), 2013 (2)
UAE Tour - stages 2017 (1)
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Seasons

Rui Alberto Faria da Costa - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 2007 Benfica 26 954
2. 2008 Benfica 37 826
3. 2009 Caisse d'Epargne 369 168
4. 2010 Caisse d'Epargne 249 248
5. 2011 Movistar Team 902 50
6. 2012 Movistar Team 1901 8
7. 2013 Movistar Team 2251 6
8. 2014 Lampre - Merida 1961 8
9. 2015 Lampre - Merida 1740 14
10. 2016 Lampre - Merida 1631 9
11. 2017 UAE Team Emirates 1067 42
12. 2018 UAE Team Emirates 856 72
13. 2019 UAE Team Emirates 194 34
Overall: 13184 146