Historic Overview Rui Alberto Faria da Costa

Rider

Overall Rank152
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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Badges

3

Major Victories

Tour de Suisse 2012, 2013, 2014
World Championships Road Race 2013
GP de Montréal 2011
UAE Tour 2017
Klasika Primavera de Amorebieta 2013
Vuelta Ciclista Comunidad de Madrid 2011
4 Jours de Dunkerque 2009
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 24 954
2. 2008 Benfica 35 826
3. 2009 Caisse d'Epargne 335 183
4. 2010 Caisse d'Epargne 225 268
5. 2011 Movistar Team 958 50
6. 2012 Movistar Team 1855 10
7. 2013 Movistar Team 2417 6
8. 2014 Lampre - Merida 1858 12
9. 2015 Lampre - Merida 1645 18
10. 2016 Lampre - Merida 1565 14
11. 2017 UAE Team Emirates 1110 47
12. 2018 UAE Team Emirates 794 78
13. 2019 UAE Team Emirates 1024 57
Overall: 13845 152