Weekend races could have big say in IG Pro Cycling Index

Since the IG Pro Cycling Index started last June, Philippe Gilbert (BMC) has topped the rankings. This has in large part been due to his excellent results in early 2011, which saw him win all the Ardennes Classics, Strade Bianche, the Tour of Belgium, Ster ZLM Tour and stages at both the Volta ao Algarve and Tirreno-Adriatico. The Belgian’s lead continued to grow throughout the year as he continued to win races and by the end of the season he had amassed a huge 2828 points.

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