THE LAST DECADE IN BRIEF

Best position: Jonny Bellis 3rd in 2007

Most starters: 5 in 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2006

Most finishers: 3 in 2001, 2002, 2006 and 2007

2007 ? Stuttgart

Winner: Peter Velits (Slovakia)

British starters / finishers: 3/3

3rd Jonny Bellis same time

67th Ian Stannard at 2-21

75th Ben Swift at 4-48

2006 ? Salzburg

Winner: Gerald Ciolek (Germany)

British starters / finishers: 3/5

11th Mark Cavendish at 5sec

125th Ian Stannard at 8-02

127th Ben Greenwood at 8-02

DNF Geraint Thomas

DNF Andrew Tennant

2005 ? Madrid

Winner: Dmitriy Grabrovsky (Ukraine)

British starters / finishers: 2/3

14th Mark Cavendish at 34sec

93rd Geraint Thomas at 4-10

DNF Kieran Page

2004 ? Verona

Winner: Kanstantsin Siutsou (Belarus)

British starters / finishers: 0/4

DNF Dan Fleeman

DNF Evan Oliphant

DNF Kieran Page

DNF Jonathan Tiernan-Locke

2003 ? Hamilton

Winner: Sergey Lagutin (Uzbekistan)

British starters / finishers: 1/3

59th Tom Southam at 42sec

DNF Graham Briggs

DNF James Flanagan

2002 ? Zolder

Winner: Francesco Chicchi (Italy)

British starters / finishers: 3/5

12th Yanto Barker same time

67th Tom Southam same time

123rd Jamie Alberts at 3-32

DNF Mark Kelly

DNF Dan Lloyd

2001 ? Lisbon

Winner: Yaroslav Popovych (Ukraine)

British starters / finishers: 3/5

26th Robin Sharman at 4-32

54th Yanto Barker at 10-17

82nd Kristian House at 10-17

DNF Jamie Alberts

DNF Neil Swithenbank

2000 ? Plouay

Winner: Evgeny Petrov (Russia)

British starters / finishers: 1/5

44th Russell Downing at 32sec

DNF Robin Sharman

DNF Tom Southam

DNF Jamie Alberts

DNF Neil Swithenbank

1999 ? Verona

Winner: Leonardo Giordani (Italy)

British starters / finishers: 1/4

26th Jamie Burrow

DNF Yanto Barker

DNF Charly Wegelius

DNF Phil West

1998 ? Valkenburg

Winner: Ivan Basso (Italy)

British starters / finishers: 2/4

54th Charly Wegelius at 38sec

67th Richard Hobby at 1-29

DNF Russell Downing

DNF Matt Bottrill

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