Giro riders climb UCI Worldtour ranking

Alberto Contador, Giro d'Italia 2011, stage 20

Giro d'Italia winner Alberto Contador (Saxo Bank) has moved up to second place behind leader Philippe Gilbert (Omega Pharma-Lotto) in the Union Cycliste Internationale's latest Worldtour ranking, published on Monday (May 30).

Gilbert maintains his position at the top of the ranking with 356 points, seven points ahead of Contador, after winning Amstel Gold, Fleche Wallonne and Liege-Bastogne-Liege in the spring.

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