Astana Cycling team at the 6th place of UCI ranking


Astana Cycling team at the 6th place of UCI ranking“Astana” Kazakh cycling team  has risen from 11th to 6th place in the updated rankings of the International Cycling Union (UCI), the correspondent of reports.

The first place has kept Sky Procycling – the British team, which has a 865 credit score. On the second is the Russian “Katyusha” (681), and the third belongs to the Spanish Movistar (602). Kazakhstan’s team has a 473 credit score.

In the individual ranking the captain of “Astana” the Italian Vincenzo Nibali, who won the “Giro d’Italia”, has risen from the 20th to the 2nd place.Now the Italian leader is losing only 29 points to the Swiss Fabian Cancellara (RadioShack-Leopard). On the third line down is the Slovakian Peter Sagan (Cannondale Pro Cycling Team).

In the national rankings in the first place are the Colombians with 766 points. From the 5th to the 2nd line climbed the Italians with 720. But the Spaniards lost two positions, and eventually have settled in the third place with 707. Kazakh cyclists with four points occupy 29 th place.

This rating has been published according to the results of “Giro d’Italia” .