Historic Overview Alex Close

Rider

Overall Rank698
NameAlex CLOSE
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth26-Nov-1921 - Moignelée (Namur)
Date of death21-Oct-2008 - Ligny (Namur)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Alex Close (26 November 1921 in Moignelée – 21 October 2008 in Ligny) was a Belgian road bicycle racer who was placed seventh in the Tour de France in 1952. He won the Tour of Belgium in 1955 and the Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré in 1956.

source - Wikipedia

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Major Victories

Dauphiné Libéré 1956
Dwars door Vlaanderen - stages 1955 (1)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1956 (1)
Tour de Luxembourg - stages 1951 (1), 1952 (1)
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Seasons

Alex Close - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1949 Automoto - Dunlop 190 226
2. 1950 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 117 350
3. 1951 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 105 311
4. 1952 Girardengo - Clément 1312 17
5. 1953 Peugeot - Dunlop 1046 26
6. 1954 Arbos - Bubba 848 49
7. 1955 Elvé - Peugeot 637 75
8. 1956 Elvé - Peugeot 901 43
9. 1957 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 340 152
10. 1958 Elvé - Peugeot - Marvan 554 105
11. 1959 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 11 628
Overall: 6061 698