World Cycling Championships 2015 Richmond: Riders road race

World Cycling Championships 2015 Richmond: Riders road race

Michal KwiatkowskiIn Richmond, USA, Michal Kwiatkowski is going to defend his title. Who is going to be his successor, or shall the Pole still be wearing the rainbow jersey in 2016? Cyclingstage.com brings you the startlist for the road race in Richmond. (Slideshow route/profile)

In parentheses you’ll find the number of riders a country is allowed to select.

Australia (9)
Michael Matthews, Simon Gerrans, Simon Clarke, Heinrich Haussler, Adam Hansen, Mathew Hayman, Mitchell Docker, Rory Sutherland, Jay McCarthy

Belgium (9)
Greg Van Avermaet, Tom Boonen, Philippe Gilbert, Sep Vanmarcke, Tiesj Benoot, Iljo Keisse, Jans Keukeleire, Nikolas Maes, Stijn Vandenbergh

Colombia (9)
Rigoberto Uran, Winner Anacona, Miguel Angel Lopez, Jarlinson Pantano, Carlos Alzate, Edwin Avila, Carlos Quintero, Alex Cano, Daniel Jaramillo

France (9)
Julian Alaphilippe, Nacer Bouhanni, Mickaël Delage, Arnaud Démare, Tony Gallopin, Cyril Lemoine, Sébastien Minard, Julien Simon, Florian Vachon

Germany (9)
John Degenkolb, Johannes Fröhlinger, Simon Geschke, André Greipel, Christian Knees, Paul Martens, Tony Martin, Marcel Sieberg, Paul Voss

Great Britain (9)
Steve Cummings, Alex Dowsett, Andrew Fenn, Luke Rowe, Ian Stannard, Ben Swift, Scott Thwaites, Adam Yates, Simon Yates

Italy (9)
Vincenzo Nibali, Daniel Oss, Manuel Quinziato, Diego Ulissi, Elia Viviani, Daniele Bennati, Fabio Felline, Giacomo Nizzolo, Matteo Trentin

Spain (9)
Alejandro Valverde, Juan José Lobato, Ion Izagirre, Imanol Erviti, Joaquim Rodriguez, Daniel Moreno, Luis Leon Sanchez, Ruben Plaza, Lluis Mas

The Netherlands (9)
Lars Boom, Tom Dumoulin, Jos van Emden, Robert Gesink, Sebastian Langeveld, Pim Ligthart, Bauke Mollema, Niki Terpstra, Dylan van Baarle

Algeria (6)
Abdelkader Belmokhtar, Abdallah Benyoucef, Karim Hadjbouzit, Abdelbaset Hanachi, Azzedine Lagab, Youcef Reguigui

Canada (6)
Ryan Anderson, Guillaume Boivin, Antoine Duchesne, Hugo Houle, Ryan Roth, Michael Woods

Czech Republic (6)
Zdenek Stybar, Roman Kreuziger, Jan Bárta, Karel Hník, Jiří Polnický, Petr Vakoč

Denmark (6)
Lars Bak, Matti Breschel, Rasmus Guldhammer, Christopher Juul-Jensen, Michael Mørkøv, Michael Valgren

Norway (6)
Alexander Kristoff, Edvald Boasson Hagen, Lars Petter Nordhaug, Sven Erik Bystrøm, Vegard Breen, Vegard Stake Laengen

Poland (6)
Michal Kwiatkowski, Maciej Bodnar, Rafal Majka, Maciej Paterski, Michal Golas, Tomasz Marczynskim

Russia (6)
Ilnur Zakarin, Pavel Brutt, Sergei Chernetckii, Pavel Kochetkov, Sergey Lagutin, Alex Tsatevich

Slovenia (6)
Grega Bole, Borut Božič, Kristijan Koren, Marko Kump, Luka Mezgec, Luka Pibernik

Ukrain (6)
Vitaliy Buts, Andriy Hryvko, Andriy Khripta, Mykhaylo Kononenko, Denys Kostyuk, Oleksandr Polivoda

United States (6)
Taylor Phinney, Brent Bookwalter, Tyler Farrar, Alex Howes, Ben King, Lawson Craddock

Austria (3)
Bernhard Eisel, Marco Haller, Georg Preidler

Belarus (3)
Yauheni Hutarovich, Vasil Kiryienka, Kanstantsin Sivtsov

Brazil (3)
Murilo Fischer, Antonio Prestes Garnero, Kléber Ramos

Costa Rica (3)
Andrey Amador, Juan Carlos Rojas, Josué Gonzalez

Croatia (3)
Kristijan Durasek, Radoslav Rogina, (3rd place not used)

Japan (3)
Fumiyuki Beppu, Yukiya Arashiro, Kohei Uchima

Kazakhstan (3)
Arman Kamyshev, Alexey Lutsenko, Ruslan Tleubayev

Lithuania (3)
Ramunas Navardauskas, Gediminas Bagdonas, Evaldas Siskevicius

Luxembourg (3)
Laurent Didier, Jean-Pierre Drucker, Ben Gastauer

New Zeeland (3)
Greg Henderson, Sam Bewley, Jesse Sergent

Portugal (3)
Rui Costa, José Goncalves, Nelson Oliveira

Slovakia (3)
Peter Sagan, Juraj Sagan, Michael Kolář

South-Africa (3)
Daryl Impey, Reinardt Janse van Rensburg, Jaco Venter

Switzerland (3)
Michael Albasini, Silvan Dillier, Grégory Rast

Argentina (2)
Daniel Díaz, Maximiliano Richeze

Estonia (2)
Rein Taaramäe, Tanel Kangert

Ireland (2)
Sam Bennett, Conor Dunne

South Korea (2)
Park Sung-Baek, Seo Joon-Yong

Chile (1)
Gonzalo Garrido

Ecuador (1)
Byron Guamá

Eritrea (1)
Mekseb Debesay

Greece (1)
Polychronis Tzortzakis

Guatamala (1)
Manuel Rodas

Latvia (1)
Gatis Smukulis

Romania (1)
Serghei Țvetcov

Serbia (1)
Ivan Stević

Venezuela (1)

Tomás Gil

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