Classification General Tour de France

Everyone knows in the Tour de France yellow jersey of leader in the general classification. But the Green Jersey of the points classification and the polka dot jersey of the best climber his famous sweaters. The fourth jersey, awarded after each stage, the White Jersey for best young rider. Finally, there is a group of classification for the best team. In the past, but there were other classifications in the Tour de France, which sprint standings, teams combined standings and points standings, but these are now gone.

Plough points standings

Between 1973 and 1988 were in the Tour de France next General team classification based on time, even a plow points standings. This classification was made on the basis of the final results of the different stages. Number one was given a point penalty, number two two penalty points, and so on. Each team got the first three riders per leg. The team with the least penalty points topped the points classification team. The team rode with the Green caps around, with reference to the Green Jersey, the leader of the points classification.
List of winners plow points standings
This ranking was not really considered important by the peloton. The winner of the last four editions were as much as three times in the same way as the General team classification. Therefore this unpopular rankings finally abolished in 1988. Also in the edition of 1975 there was no plough points standings.

Between the Sprint standings

From 1971 was a special ranking of the earned during the intermediate sprints points. These points also count towards the points classification green Jersey. Since 1984 was the leader in the sprint standings, a red sweater.
Today, the Tour de France but a great sprint, where the first ten riders can pick up points for the points classification. But in the 70 ‘s and 80 ‘s there were often multiple intermediate sprints per stage, who could only get the first three or five riders points. Between 1971 and 1989, the points count towards the sprint standings Red Sweater.
List of winners of intermediate sprint standings
In 80, five times winner of between sprint rating equal to the winner of the overall points classification, namely, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983 and 1989. The introduction of the red shirt in 1984, it was more attractive to riders compete for the sprint standings, because they are actually a sweater can win. Often it was not really exciting fight for this classification. Not rarely had the winner 2 to 3 times as many points as runner-up. In 1989, the Organization of the Tour de France decided to abolish the standings after 19 editions. Irishman Sean Kelly with three final victories record. Not surprisingly, he won in each of those years also the green points jersey.

Combination Classification

The combined ranking was introduced in 1968, the Tour de France and was drawn up on the basis of the general classification, points classification or mountains classification. In the 80 ‘s had the sprint standings along. The intention was to identify the most allround rider of the Tour de France.
From 1968 to 1974, draw up the rankings was easy. A rider was given a ranking based on a number of penalties in place in one of three classifications. If a driver, for example, was in fifth place in the overall standings to 11th in the points standings and first place in the mountain classification. Then the riders got 5 + 11 + 1 = 17 penalty points. The rider with the fewest penalty points, won the combination classification and then got the White Jersey.
From 1974 they disappeared the combined standings and were the White Jersey of the leader in the young rider classification. In 1980, they returned the combined standings and was introduced to the patch sweater. The scoring was much less open than in the past and rankings don’t really lived in the peloton. Very often, the winner of the combined ranking was also the winner of one or more other classifications. .
List of winners of the combined standings
Like the sprint standings, disappeared after 1989 combined standings in the Tour de France. In only five of the fifteen editions, winner of the combined ranking was no winner by one or more other classifications. On the one hand to sell patch sweater. In 1969, the Belgian Eddy Merckx continued to achieve outstanding performance down with only three penalty points because he had won in all three classifications.

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