Historic Overview Denis Menchov

Rider

Overall Rank125
NameDenis MENCHOV
Country
  Russia
Date of birth25-Jan-1978 - Oriol (Orel)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Denis Menchov

Denis Nikolayevich Menchov (Russian: Денис Николаевич Меньшов; born 25 January 1978) is a former professional Russian road bicycle racer, who rode as a professional between 2000 and 2013. He was best known as a general classification rider, a climber, and a very good time trialist. In 2005 he finished second in the Vuelta a España, but in 2007 he would finish as the champion. Menchov also won the centenary Giro d'Italia in 2009, and finished second in the Tour de France in 2010 becoming the first Russian to do so. He was later disqualified from this Tour de France, along with the 2009 and 2012 editions, due to adverse biological passport findings.

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Badges

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Major Victories

Giro d'Italia 2009
Vuelta a España 2007
Vuelta al Pais Vasco 2004
Vuelta a Murcia 2009
Tour de l'Avenir 2001
Tour de France - stages 2006 (1)
Giro d'Italia - stages 2009 (2)
Vuelta a España - stages 2004 (1), 2005 (2), 2007 (1), 2012 (1)
Paris - Nice - stages 2004 (1)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 2002 (1), 2006 (1)
Vuelta al Pais Vasco - stages 2004 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 2007 (2)
Vuelta a Murcia - stages 2011 (1)
More results

Seasons

Denis Menchov - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1997 Individual 10 864
2. 1999 Banesto 10 913
3. 2000 Banesto 13 965
4. 2001 iBanesto.com 494 137
5. 2002 iBanesto.com 419 167
6. 2003 iBanesto.com 736 71
7. 2004 Illes Balears - Banesto 1337 32
8. 2005 Rabobank 1976 9
9. 2006 Rabobank 1180 32
10. 2007 Rabobank 1937 11
11. 2008 Rabobank 1741 13
12. 2009 Rabobank 2026 8
13. 2010 Rabobank 1372 23
14. 2011 Geox - TMC 1187 30
15. 2012 Katusha Team 864 60
16. 2013 Katusha Team 152 412
Overall: 15454 125