As the 2015 season hits its halfway point, this week I’m taking a look at the current top five in the WorldTour rankings after 13 of the 27 races.
The WorldTour rankings are the closest professional cycling gets to having a league system. 27 events, from the Tour Down Under in January to Il Lombardia in October, yield points that quantify who is the best rider over the course of the year.
The spring classics are over – Ardennes week has come and gone – and it’s now time for the summer of stage races and grand tours. But before we get into that, let’s tie up the meaningful tweets from Fleche Wallonne and Liege-Bastogne-Liege. Continue reading