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Philippe Gilbert (born 5 Julie 1982) is a Belgian professional road bicycle racer for UCI ProTour team BMC Racing Team.[4]

Philippe Gilbert
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Gilbert at the 2015 Brabantse Pijl
Personal information
Full name Philippe Gilbert
Nickname Boar o the Ardennes[1]
Born (1982-07-05) 5 Julie 1982 (age 37)
Verviers, Liège, Belgium[2]
Hicht 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)[3]
Wecht 69 kg (152 lb; 10.9 st)[3]
Team information
Current team BMC Racing Team
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider teep Clessics specialist
Puncheur
Perfaisional team(s)
2003–2008 FDJeux.com
2009–2011 Silence–Lotto
2012– BMC Racing Team
Major wins

Grand Tours

Tour de France
1 indiveedual stage (2011)
Giro d'Italia
3 indiveedual stages (2009, 2015)
Vuelta a España
5 indiveedual stages (2010, 2012, 2013)

Stage races

Paris–Corrèze (2004)
Ster ZLM Toer (2009, 2011, 2014)
Tour o Beijing (2014)
Tour o Belgium (2011)

Ane-day races an Clessics

UCI Road Warld Championships (2012)
Naitional Road Race Championships (2011)
National Time Trial Championships (2011)
Giro di Lombardia (2009, 2010)
Liège–Bastogne–Liège (2011)
Amstel Gowd Race (2010, 2011, 2014)
La Flèche Wallonne (2011)
Clásica de San Sebastián (2011)
GP de Québec (2011)
Grand Prix de Fourmies (2006)
Giro del Piemonte (2009, 2010)
Brabantse Pijl (2011, 2014)
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad (2006, 2008)
Paris–Tours (2008, 2009)
Strade Bianche (2011)
Vuelta a Murcia (2016)

Other

UCI Warld Tour (2011)
Velo d'Or (2011)

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Gilbert honored as "Boar of Ardennes" in Aywaille". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 27 October 2012. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  2. "Philippe Gilbert – About Phil". Retrieved 6 June 2013. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Philippe Gilbert profile". 
  4. "Philippe Gilbert signs for BMC". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 19 August 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012.