チーム : Mitchelton-SCOTT
Date of Birth: 27th June 1988 (29)
Nationality: Slovenian
Place of birth:
Turned Pro: 2013
Joined ORICA-SCOTT: 2016
Twitter: @lukamezgec
Personal Website: N/A
Luka has continued to be a key part of the team's lead-out train over the past two year, supporting young sprinter Caleb Ewan.
In 2017 Luka also enjoyed success himself in becoming the National Slovenian road race champion for the first time in his career and went on to display his all-round talents by also taking out the cyclo-cross and mountain bike national titles.
Top 20 Results for ORICA-SCOTT:
2017
- 1st Veenendal-Veenendaal-Classic
- 1st National Championships - Road Race
- 1st Tour of Slovenia - Stage 2
- 2nd Tour of Poland - Stage 5
- 2nd Tour of Slovenia - Points Classification
- 3rd Tour of Slovenia - Stage 1
- 4th Tour of Britain - Stage 8
- 5th European Championships - Road Race
- 5th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 3
- 5th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 1 (TTT)
- 7th Tour of Slovenia - Stage 4
- 8th Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde - Stage 3a
- 10th Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana - Stage 1 (TTT)
- 13th Gran Premio Bruno Beghelli
- 15th Tour of Britain - Stage 1
- 15th Bretagne Classic-Ouest-France
- 15th Giro d'Italia - Stage 13
- 16th Giro d'Italia - Stage 12
- 16th Giro d'Italia - Stage 7
- 16th Milan-San Remo
- 17th Giro d'Italia - Stage 2
- 20th Tour of Britain - Points Classification
2016
- 2nd Tour de Pologne - Stage 4
- 3rd Tour de Pologne - Stage 3
- 5th Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde - Stage 3
- 6th Vuelta a Burgos - Stage 2 (TTT)
- 7th Tour of Britain - Stage 4
- 7th Tour of Britain - Stage 7b
- 8th Vuelta a Burgos - Stage 3
- 9th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 1 (TTT)
- 9th Vuelta a Burgos - Stage 1
- 10th Tour of Britain - Stage 3
- 10th Eneco Tour - Stage 4
- 12th Gent-Wevelgem In Flanders Fields
- 14th Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde - Stage 2
- 14th Eneco Tour - Stage 5 (TTT)
- 15th Giro d'Italia - Stage 5
Other results:
- 2014 Giro d’Italia stage winner (stage 21)
- Three-time stage winner at Volta Ciclista a Catalunya
- Two-time stage winner at Tour of Beijing
- Lead out rider for Marcel Kittel and John Degenkolb