Historic Overview Rui Alberto Faria da Costa

Rider

Overall Rank149
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

Abu Dhabi Tour 2017
Tour de Suisse 2012, 2013, 2014
World Championships Road Race 2013
GP de Montréal 2011
Abu Dhabi Tour - stages 2017 (1)
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)
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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 366 168
4. 2010 Caisse d'Epargne 247 248
5. 2011 Movistar Team 896 50
6. 2012 Movistar Team 1891 8
7. 2013 Movistar Team 2245 6
8. 2014 Lampre - Merida 1949 8
9. 2015 Lampre - Merida 1729 14
10. 2016 Lampre - Merida 1621 9
11. 2017 UAE Team Emirates 1061 42
12. 2018 UAE Team Emirates 850 72
13. 2019 UAE Team Emirates 0 454
Overall: 12918 149