Sanchez clings on to UCI World Ranking lead

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Fabian Cancellara and Alejandro Valverde have moved up in the Union Cycliste Internationale's latest World Ranking - a table based on performances in the top professional road races - published on Monday.

The new ranking takes into account results from Paris-Roubaix (April 11) and the Tour of the Basque Country (April 5-10).

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Nigel Wynn worked as associate editor on, he worked almost single-handedly on the Cycling Weekly website in its early days. His passion for cycling, his writing and his creativity, as well as his hard work and dedication, were the original driving force behind the website’s success. Without him, would certainly not exist on the size and scale that it enjoys today. Nigel sadly passed away, following a brave battle with a cancer-related illness, in 2018. He was a highly valued colleague, and more importantly, an exceptional person to work with - his presence is sorely missed.