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2006 Gent–Wevelgem

2006 Gent–Wevelgem
2006 UCI ProTour, race 6 of 27
Race details
Dates5 April 2006
Distance210[1] km (130.5 mi)
Winning time4h 53' 15"
  Winner  Thor Hushovd (NOR) (Crédit Agricole)
  Second  David Kopp (GER) (Gerolsteiner)
  Third  Alessandro Petacchi (ITA) (Team Milram)
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The 2006 Gent–Wevelgem race was the 64th edition of the Gent–Wevelgem cycling classic. It was held on April 5, 2006, and was won by Norwegian sprinter Thor Hushovd.

General standings

05-04-2006: Gent–Wevelgem, 210km.

Cyclist Team Time
1  Thor Hushovd (NOR) Crédit Agricole 4h 53' 15"
2  David Kopp (GER) Team Gerolsteiner s.t.
3  Alessandro Petacchi (ITA) Team Milram s.t.
4  Filippo Pozzato (ITA) Quick-Step–Innergetic s.t.
5  George Hincapie (USA) Discovery Channel s.t.
6  Fabian Cancellara (SUI) Team CSC s.t.
7  Bernhard Eisel (AUT) Française des Jeux s.t.
8  Erki Pütsep (EST) AG2R Prévoyance s.t.
9  Allan Davis (AUS) Liberty Seguros–Würth s.t.
10  Kurt Asle Arvesen (NOR) Team CSC s.t.


  1. ^ "Gent – Wevelgem (World Tour), Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 27 November 2017.

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