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Roger De Breuker (13 July 1940 – 26 October 2018)

On the of 78, former Tour de France stage winner, Roger De Breuker has passed away. 

Roger De Breuker
Born: 13 July 1940
Died: 26 October 2018

Teams
1962 – Solo – Van Steenbergen
1963 – Solo – Terrot – Van Steenbergen
1964 – Solo – Superia
1965 – Lamot – Libertas
1966 – Libertas

Wins
1962 – Peace Race, stage 9 (amateur)
1962 – Edegem
1963 – Tour de France, stage 6A: Rennes – Angers
1963 – Tour de France, stage 20: Besançon – Troyes

Major results
Tour de France: 1963/72
Ronde van Vlaanderen: 1963/22
Paris-Roubaix: 1963/53
Liege-Bastogne-Liege: 1963/45
Fleche Wallonne: 1964/50

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Dieter Kemper (11 August 1937 – 11 October 2018)

Former German pro rider Dieter Kemper has died on the age of 81. He biggest successes he archieved on the track. 

Dieter Kemper
Born: 11 August 1937
Died: 11 October 2018

Teams
1961 – Torpedo
1962 – Torpedo-Continental
1963 – Torpedo
1965 – Torpedo – Fichtel & Sachs
1966 – Ruberg – Continental
1967 – Rubert – Campagnolo
1968 – Batavus – Continental – Alcina
1969 – Batavus – Continental – Alcina & Maestrilli
1970 – Möbel Huser
1971 – Bika – Milupa & Ruberg
1972 – Rokada
1973 – Ha-Ro & Rokado – De Gribaldy
1974 – Stern Pils
1975 – Stern Pils
1976 – Lejeune-BP & Stern Pils-Lejeune
1977 – Stern Pils
1978 – Stern Pils

Wins
1961 – Dortmund
1962 – Deutschland Tour, stage 1: Oldenburg – Bielefeld
1962 – Tour de Suisse, stage 7: Vaduz – Zurich
1963 – National championship Germany – Pursuit
1964 – Quatre Jours de Dunkerque, stage 1: Dunkerque – Dunkerque
1964 – Bern
1964 – Granges
1964 – National championship Germany – Pursuit
1964 – Six Day of Munster
1965 – Granges
1965 – National championship Germany – Pursuit
1965 – Six Day of Berlin
1965 – Six Day of Frankfurt
1966 – Brugg
1966 – National championship Germany – Pursuit
1966 – Six Day of Bremen
1966 – Six Day of Cologne
1966 – Six Day of Munster
1967 – Munich
1967 – Six Day of Berlin
1967 – Six Day of Dortmund
1967 – Six Day of Melbourne
1968 – Six Day of Melbourne
1969 – National championship Germany – Criteriums
1969 – Tour de Geelen
1969 – European championship – Demi-fond
1969 – Six Day of Berlin
1969 – Six Day of Cologne
1969 – Six Day of Milan 
1969 – Six Day of Zurich
1970 – Six Day of Milan
1971 – Gelsenkirchen
1971 – European championship – Maidson
1971 – European championship – Demi-fond
1971 – Six Day of Dortmund
1971 – Six Day of Groningen
1971 – Six Day of Munster
1971 – Six Day of Zurich
1972 – European championship – Demi-fond
1972 – Six Day of Groningen
1973 – European championship – Demi-fond
1973 – Six Day of Bremen
1974 – Oschelbronn
1974 – Six Day of Castelgomberto
1974 – Six Day of Cologne
1974 – Six Day of Munster
1975 – World championship – Demi-fond
1975 – European championship – Demi-fond
1975 – Six Day of Dortmund
1976 – Six Day of Cologne
1976 – Six Day of Copenhagen

Major results
Wereldkampioenschap: 1961/DNF, 1976/DNF
Tour de France: 1961/DNF

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Andrea Manfredi (10 February 1992 – 29 October 2018)

At the plane crash in Indonesia, former pro rider Andrea Manfredi has died. The Italian rider rode two seasons for Bardiani-CSF.

Andrea Manfredi
Born: 10 February 1992
Died: 29 October 2018

Teams
2013 – Ceramica Flaminia – Fondriest
2014 – Bardiani-CSF
2015 – Bardiani-CSF

Wins
18.07.2012 – Giro della Valle d’Aosta Mont Blanc, stage 2: Issogne – Champdepraz

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Seventh stage win for Mareczko in Hainan

Jakub Mareczko has won the first stage of the Tour of Hainan. It’s his seventh stage win in the Chinese race. Only Boris Shpilevski has won more stages in this race: 10.

Most stage wins Tour of Hainan

#RiderNatYears
10Boris ShpilevskiRUS2008(6), 2009(4)
7Jakub MareczkoITA2015(1), 2017(5), 2018(1)
7Kenny van HummelNED2010(4), 2011(3)
6Theo BosNED2013(6)
5Maximilian WalscheidGER2016(5)
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17th stage win for Mareczko in Tour of Taihu Lake

Jakub Mareczko won today’s fifth stage in Tour of Taihu Lake. It’s for the Italian his 17th stage win in the Chinese stage race.

Most stage wins Tour of Taihu Lake

#RiderNatYears
17Jakub MareczkoITA2015(7), 2016(3), 2017(5), 2018(2)
7Alois KankovskyCZE2011(2), 2012(2), 2013(2), 2014(1)
6Yuri MetlushenkoUKR2012(1), 2013(5)