Historic Overview Alex Close

Rider

Overall Rank676
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
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1956 (1)
Dwars door Vlaanderen - stages 1955 (1)
Tour de Luxembourg - stages 1951 (1), 1952 (1)
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Seasons

Alex Close - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1949 Automoto - Dunlop 190 231
2. 1950 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 153 310
3. 1951 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 123 290
4. 1952 Girardengo - Clément 1349 17
5. 1953 Peugeot - Dunlop 1107 24
6. 1954 Peugeot - Dunlop 881 45
7. 1955 Elvé - Peugeot 679 66
8. 1956 Elvé - Peugeot 898 44
9. 1957 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 351 149
10. 1958 Elvé - Peugeot - Marvan 552 107
11. 1959 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 17 645
Overall: 6300 676