2017 Tour of Iran (Azerbaijan)

Tour of Iran (Azerbaijan) 2017 was a UCI 2.1 Asian Tour stage race and the 32nd edition of Tour of Iran (Azerbaijan) which took place across six stages October 8-13, 2017 in Iranian Azerbaijan. The total length of the tour was 1,017.0 km with its route passing through Tabriz, Urmia, Jolfa, Sarein, and Sahand Ski Resort. A total of 14 Iranian and International teams participated in this edition of the tour.[1][2]

Tour of Iran (Azerbaijan) 2017
2017 UCI Asia Tour, race 32
Race details
DatesOctober 8-13, 2017
Stages6
Distance1,017.0 km (631.9 mi)
Results
  Winner  Rob Ruijgh (NED) (Tarteletto–Isorex)
  Second  Ilya Davidenok (KAZ) (Tabriz Shahrdary Team)
  Third  Nicola Toffali (ITA) (0711 / Cycling)
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Participant teamsEdit

UCI Professional Continental Teams
UCI Continental Teams
  Australia Drapac–Pat's Veg
  Iran Pishgaman Cycling Team
  Iran Tabriz Shahrdary Team
  Germany 0711 / Cycling
  Kuwait Kuwait–Cartucho.es

 

  Belgium Tarteletto–Isorex
  Japan Kinan Cycling Team
  Kazakhstan Vino–Astana Motors
  Netherlands Baby-Dump Cyclingteam
  Iran Sepahan Cycling Team

 

  Bahrain VIB Bikes
  Japan Bridgestone–Anchor
  Kazakhstan Vino–Astana Motors
National teams
  Iran

 

 

  Syria

Stages of the TourEdit

Stage Date Start Finish Distance 1st place 2nd place 3rd place
1 [3] 8 October Tabriz Urmia 162.4 km   Koos Jeroen Kers (NED)   Liam White (AUS)   Nikita Sokolov (KAZ)
2 [4] 9 October Urmia Aras Free Zone in Jolfa 209.4 km   Alexey Voloshin (KAZ)   Rob Ruijgh (NED)   Ilya Davidenok (KAZ)
3 [5] 10 October Jolfa Tabriz 139.9 km   Saeid Safarzadeh (IRN)   Theodore Yates (AUS)   Mohammad Ganjkhanlou (IRN)
4 [6] 11 October Tabriz Sarein 192.2 km   Amir Kolahdozhagh (IRN)   Thomas Lebas (FRA)   Rob Ruijgh (NED)
5[7] 12 October Sareyn Sahand Ski Resort 180.7 km   Davide Rebellin (ITA)   Nicola Toffali (ITA)   Mohammad Ganjkhanlou (IRN)
6[8] 13 October Tabriz Tabriz 114 km   Theodore Yates (AUS)   Mohammad Ganjkhanlou (IRN)   Marco Doets (NED)

Final StandingEdit

Final general classification (1–3)[9]
Rank Rider Team Time
1 Rob Ruijgh Crelan–Vastgoedservice 23:11:31
2 Ilya Davidenok Tabriz Shahrdari Team 0:04
3 Nicola Toffali 0711 / Cycling 0:07

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.worldcyclingstats.com/en/race/tour-of-iran-azerbaijan/2017
  2. ^ "اعلام دلایل تعویق تور بین المللی دوچرخه سواری تبریز". Retrieved 2017-04-30.
  3. ^ http://www.cfi.ir/d.asp?id=79989
  4. ^ http://www.cfi.ir/d.asp?id=79996
  5. ^ http://www.cfi.ir/d.asp?id=80986
  6. ^ http://www.cfi.ir/d.asp?id=81987
  7. ^ http://www.cfi.ir/d.asp?id=81992
  8. ^ http://www.cfi.ir/d.asp?id=82000
  9. ^ https://cyclingtips.com/2017/10/2017-tour-of-iran-azarbaijan-final-classification-results/