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1972 Paris–Tours

1972 Paris–Tours
Race details
Dates1 October 1972
Distance292[1] km (181.4 mi)
Winning time7h 10' 41"
  Winner  Noël Vantyghem (BEL)
  Second  Jos Huysmans (BEL)
  Third  Willy De Geest (BEL)
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The 1972 Paris–Tours was the 66th edition of the Paris–Tours cycle race and was held on 1 October 1972. The race started in Paris and finished in Tours. The race was won by Noël Vantyghem.

General classification

Final general classification[2][3][4]
Rank Rider Time
1  Noël Vantyghem (BEL) 7h 10' 41"
2  Jos Huysmans (BEL) + 0"
3  Willy De Geest (BEL) + 0"
4  Roger De Vlaeminck (BEL) + 7"
5  Cees Koeken (NED) + 1' 47"
6  Guido Reybrouck (BEL) + 1' 47"
7  Cyrille Guimard (FRA) + 1' 47"
8  Rik Van Linden (BEL) + 1' 47"
9  Barry Hoban (GBR) + 1' 47"
10  Walter Planckaert (BEL) + 1' 47"


  1. ^ "Paris-Tours (HC)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  2. ^ "66ème Paris-Tours 1972". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 26 January 2004.
  3. ^ "1972 Paris - Tours". First Cycling. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  4. ^ "Paris - Tours". WVCycling. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
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