Historic Overview Erik Zabel

Rider

Overall Rank16
NameErik ZABEL
Country
  Germany
Date of birth07-Jul-1970 - Berlin (Berlin)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Erik Zabel

Erik Zabel (born 7 July 1970) is a German former professional road bicycle racer who last raced with Milram. With 210 wins he is considered by some to be one of the greatest German cyclists and cycling sprinters of all-time. Zabel won a record nine points classifications in grands tours including the points classification in the Tour de France a record six consecutive years between 1996 and 2001 and the points classification in the Vuelta a España in 2002, 2003 and 2004. Zabel won the Milan–San Remo four times and numerous six-day track events. He was one of the few road cyclists of recent times who raced all year, including track cycling in winter. For season 2012 he joined Team Katusha as sprint coach. He previously held that same position with the HTC–Highroad team until their dissolution.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Amstel Gold Race 2000
Milano - Sanremo 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001
Cyclassics Hamburg 2001
Rund um den Henninger Turm 1999, 2002, 2005
Paris - Tours 1994, 2003, 2005
Vuelta a Andalucia - Ruta del Sol 1997
Tour Down Under - stages 1999 (2), 2000 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1999 (2), 2000 (2)
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 1998 (3), 2000 (1), 2002 (1)
Eneco Tour - stages 1997 (1), 2002 (1), 2003 (1)
Tour de Suisse - stages 1995 (2), 1997 (1), 2000 (2), 2001 (2), 2002 (2), 2007 (1)
Tour de France - stages 1995 (2), 1996 (2), 1997 (3), 2000 (1), 2001 (3), 2002 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 2001 (3), 2003 (2), 2006 (2), 2007 (1)
Vuelta a Andalucia - Ruta del Sol - stages 1996 (1), 1997 (1), 2000 (1), 2001 (1), 2004 (1)

Seasons

Erik Zabel - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1992 Telekom 0 1087
2. 1993 T-Mobile/Telekom 314 164
3. 1994 Telekom 718 57
4. 1995 Team Deutsche Telekom 946 42
5. 1996 Team Deutsche Telekom 1070 39
6. 1997 Team Deutsche Telekom 1447 16
7. 1998 Team Deutsche Telekom 1610 10
8. 1999 Team Deutsche Telekom 1532 13
9. 2000 Team Deutsche Telekom 2659 1
10. 2001 Team Deutsche Telekom 2673 1
11. 2002 Team Telekom 2371 2
12. 2003 Team Telekom 2378 4
13. 2004 T-Mobile Team 2254 5
14. 2005 T-Mobile Team 1546 14
15. 2006 Team Milram 1889 7
16. 2007 Team Milram 1297 22
17. 2008 Team Milram 1396 17
Overall: 26100 16