5 methods the UCI factors system will change how the Tour de France is raced


The Giro d’Italia has given the primary clues as to how the UCI’s overhaul of the World Rankings factors scheme will impression WorldTour groups within the subsequent three seasons as they battle for locations within the prime division in 2026.

Following criticisms that the factors have been too closely weighted towards one-day races, the UCI overhauled how factors have been allotted for the World Rankings. The largest adjustments got here at WorldTour stage, most importantly on the Grand Excursions and Monuments.