Historic Overview Pavel Tonkov

Rider

Overall Rank153
NamePavel TONKOV
Country
  Russia
Date of birth09-Feb-1969 - Izhevsk (Udmurt)
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Biography

Pavel Tonkov

Pavel Sergeyevich Tonkov (Russian: Павел Сергеевич Тонков; born February 9, 1969 in Izhevsk) is a former professional road racing cyclist from Russia. His talents were first showcased when winning the world junior title as part of the Soviet Union team in 1987. This alerted the world to his talents, and he turned pro in 1992 with the RUSS-Baïkal team. His biggest success was the overall win in the 1996 edition of the Giro d'Italia. He also placed 2nd in the following two editions of the Italian race.

In 1995 he won the Tour de Suisse and in 1997 he won the Tour de Romandie. In 2000 he placed 3rd overall in the Vuelta a España.

Throughout much of his career, he was a client of the controversial Michele Ferrari.

He retired in 2005.

He lives in Córdoba, Spain where he manages a hotel.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

5 7 2 20 2 2 20

Major Victories

Giro d'Italia 1996
Tour de Romandie 1997
Tour de Suisse 1995
Giro dell'Appennino 1997, 1998
Giro d'Italia - stages 1996 (1), 1997 (3), 1998 (1), 2002 (1), 2004 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1997 (2)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1996 (1), 1997 (1)
Tour de Suisse - stages 1993 (1), 1995 (1)
G.P. du Midi-Libre - stages 1994 (1)
Wyścig Pokoju / Závod Míru / Friedensfahrt - stages 1990 (1)
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Seasons

Pavel Tonkov - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1988 Individual
29 691
2. 1989 Individual
33 644
3. 1990 Individual
25 672
4. 1992 Lampre - Colnago - Animex
584 96
5. 1993 Lampre - Polti
770 57
6. 1994 Lampre - Panaria
898 46
7. 1995 Lampre - Panaria
1352 18
8. 1996 Panaria - Vinavil
1280 31
9. 1997 Mapei - GB
2439 4
10. 1998 Mapei - Bricobi
1399 18
11. 1999 Mapei - Quick Step
1429 27
12. 2000 Mapei - Quick Step
1728 13
13. 2001 Mercury - Viatel
650 93
14. 2002 Lampre - Daikin
875 54
15. 2003 CCC - Polsat
142 409
16. 2004 Vini Caldirola - Nobili Rubinetterie
525 117
17. 2005 Team L.P.R.
68 590
Overall: 14226 153