Kasper Asgreen

Kasper Asgreen (born 8 February 1995) is a Danish cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Deceuninck–Quick-Step.[3] Asgreen won the 2021 edition of the Tour of Flanders by defeating Mathieu van der Poel in a sprint finish between the two riders.

Kasper Asgreen
Kasper Asgreen - 20180923 UCI Road World Championships Innsbruck.jpeg
Asgreen in 2018.
Personal information
Full nameKasper Asgreen
Born (1995-02-08) 8 February 1995 (age 26)
Kolding, Denmark
Height1.92 m (6 ft 3+12 in)[1]
Weight75 kg (165 lb; 11 st 11 lb)[1]
Team information
Current teamDeceuninck–Quick-Step
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider type
  • Classics specialist
  • Time trialist
Amateur team
2014Odder CK
Professional teams
2015MLP Team Bergstraße
2016–2018Team TreFor
2018–Quick-Step Floors[2]
Major wins
One-day races and Classics
National Road Race Championships (2020)
National Time Trial Championships
(2019, 2020)
Tour of Flanders (2021)
E3 Saxo Bank Classic (2021)
Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne (2020)

Major resultsEdit

2016
1st   Time trial, National Under–23 Road Championships
3rd Time trial, National Road Championships
3rd GP Viborg
3rd Overall Tour de Berlin
5th Time trial, UCI Road World Under–23 Championships
2017
1st   Time trial, UEC European Under–23 Road Championships
1st   Time trial, National Under–23 Road Championships
1st GP Viborg
1st Stage 1 Tour de l'Avenir
6th Duo Normand (with Niklas Larsen)
7th Time trial, UCI Road World Under–23 Championships
2018
1st   Team time trial, UCI Road World Championships
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Adriatica Ionica Race
2nd Overall Istrian Spring Trophy
1st Stage 1
4th Time trial, National Road Championships
6th Trofeo Laigueglia
2019
National Road Championships
1st   Time trial
2nd Road race
1st Stage 3 Deutschland Tour
2nd   Time trial, UEC European Road Championships
2nd Tour of Flanders
3rd Overall Tour of California
1st   Points classification
1st Stage 2
2020
National Road Championships
1st   Road race
1st   Time trial
1st Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
6th Time trial, UCI Road World Championships
9th Three Days of Bruges–De Panne
2021
1st Tour of Flanders
1st E3 Saxo Bank Classic

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2018 2019 2020
  Giro d'Italia
  Tour de France 122 114
  Vuelta a España 134

Classics results timelineEdit

Monument 2018 2019 2020 2021
Milan–San Remo 72 99
Tour of Flanders 2 13 1
Paris–Roubaix 50 NH
Liège–Bastogne–Liège
Giro di Lombardia DNF
Classic 2018 2019 2020 2021
Omloop Het Nieuwsblad 35 49
Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne 31 1 34
Strade Bianche DNF 25
E3 BinckBank Classic 48 NH 1
Gent–Wevelgem 11
Dwars door Vlaanderen 143 NH 30
Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec 27
Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal 20
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Kasper Asgreen, Deceuninck - Quick-Step Cycling team". Retrieved 15 July 2019.
  2. ^ Ryan, Barry (31 December 2019). "2020 Team Preview: Deceuninck-QuickStep". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. Retrieved 2 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Deceuninck - Quick-Step". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 1 January 2021. Retrieved 1 January 2021.

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