Michael Albasini

Date of Birth: 20th December 1980 (36)
Nationality:
Suisse
Place of birth:
Mendrisio, Switzerland
Turned Pro: 2005
Joined ORICA-SCOTT: 2012
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A punchy rider, ‘Alba’ consistently puts himself in a winning position, recording a number of victories and podium placings in each of his six seasons at ORICA-SCOTT.  

In 2017, the Suisse rider won a stage at the Tour of Romandie for the fourth consecutive year, performed consistently in the Ardennes with multiple top 10 placings including a close third place at the Amstel Gold Race. Alba has maintained his position as a crucial contributor to many of the team’s success stories.

Top 20 Results at ORICA-SCOTT:

2017

-       1st Coppa Agostini-Giro delle Brianze
-       1st Tour de Romandie - Stage 1
-       1st Vuelta al Pais Vasco - Stage 2
-       2nd Tour de Suisse - Stage 5
-       2nd Vuelta Ciclista a La Rioja
-       3rd Amstel Gold Race
-       4th Gran Premio Bruno Beghelli
-       4th Coppa Bernocchi 
-       4th Tour de Suisse - Stage 2
-       4th GP du Canton d'Argovie
-       5th Tour de Suisse - Stage 3
-       5th La Fleche Wallonne
-       7th World Championships - Road Race
-       7th Liege-Bastogne-Liege
-       8th Tour de Romandie - Points Classification
-       9th Tour de France - Stage 19
-       9th Tour de Suisse - Points Classification
-       10th Tre Valli Varesine 
-       10th Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana - Stage 1 (TTT)
-       11th Vuelta al Pais Vasco - Points Classification 
-       12th National Championships - Road Race
-       20th Tour de Suisse - Stage 1 (ITT)

2016

-       1st Tour de Romandie - Stage 5
-       2nd Liège - Bastogne - Liège
-       2nd Tour de Suisse - Stage 2
-       3rd Tour de Romandie - Stage 1
-       7th La Flèche Wallonne
-       16th GP du Canton d’Argovie
-       16th Vuelta Ciclista al Pais Vasco - Stage 5

2015

-       1st Tour de Romandie - Stage 2
-       1st Tour de Romandie - Stage 3
-       2nd GP du canton d'Argovie
-       2nd Tour de Romandie - Stage 1 (TTT)
-       3rd La Fleche Wallonne
-       6th Tour de Suisse - Stage 8
-       8th Tour de Romandie - Stage 4 
-       8th Tour de Suisse - Stage 7
-       10th National championships Switzerland - Road Race
-       16th Tour de Suisse - Stage 1 (ITT)
-       20th Tour de Suisse - Stage 2 

2014

-       1st Tre Valli Varesine
-       1st Tour de Romandie – Stage 4
-       1st Tour de Romandie – Stage 2
-       1st Tour de Romandie – Stage 1
-       2nd National Championships Switzerland – Road Race
-       2nd Tour de Suisse – Stage 3
-       4th Tour de France – Stage 12
-       5th GP du Canton d’Argovie
-       6th Il Lombardia
-       6th Tour de France – Stage 2
-       7th La Fleche Wallonne
-       7th Trofeo Platja de Muro
-       9th Tour de France – Stage 15
-       10th Tour de Romandie – Points Classification
-       10th Tour de France – Stage 10
-       11th Tour de Suisse – Points Classification
-       12th Tour de Romandie – Mountains Classification
-       12th Tour de France – Stage 4
-       15th Tour de France – Points Classification
-       15th Tour de Suisse – Mountains Classification
-       15th Tour de France – Stage 3 

2013

-       1st GP du Canton d’Argovie / GP Gippingen
-       1st Tour de France – Stage 4 (TTT)
-       1st Paris-Nice – Stage 4
-       2nd Tour de France – Stage 14
-       3rd Tour de Romandie – Stage 3
-       4th Tour du Poitou Charentes – Stage 2
-       4th Tour de Suisse – Stage 8
-       9th Tour de Romandie – Stage 2
-       13th National Championship Switzerland – Road Race
-       19th Tour de France – Stage 1
-       19th Paris-Nice – Stage 6 

2012

-       1st Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – General Classification
-       1st Tour de Suisse – Stage 7
-       1st Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Stage 2
-       1st Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Stage 1
-       2nd National Championships Switzerland – Road Race
-       2nd La Fleche Wallonne
-       3rd Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Mountains Classification
-       3rd Tour de Suisse – Stage 3
-       4th GP du Canton d’Argovie / GP Gippingen
-       4th Tour Mediterraneen Cycliste Professionnel – Mountains Classification
-       4th Tour de Suisse – Stage 5
-       5th Tour de France – Stage 3
-       6th Tour de Suisse – Prologue
-       7th Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Stage 5
-      16th Bayern-Rundfahrt – Stage 4
-      17th UCI Road Cycling World Championships – Road Race
-      17th Volta Ciclista a Catalunya – Stage 3 

Other Results

-      1st 2011 Vuelta a Espana – Stage 12
-      1st 2010 Tour of Britain – General Classification
-      1st 2010 Tour of Austria – General Classification