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Giro di Lombardia
Current event 2007 Giro di Lombardia
Race details
Date Mid-October
Region Lombardy, Italy
English name Tour of Lombardy
Local name(s) Giro di Lombardia (Italian)
Nickname(s) La classica delle foglie morte (Italian)
Race of the Falling Leaves (English)
Discipline Road race
Competition UCI ProTour
Type Monument classic one-day race
Organiser RCS
History
First edition 1905
Editions 100 (as of 2007)
First winner Flag of Italy Giovanni Gerbi
Most wins Flag of Italy Fausto Coppi (5 wins)
Most recent Flag of Italy Damiano Cunego

The Giro di Lombardia (English: Tour of Lombardy) is an Italian cycle race, based in the Lombardy region. It is traditionally the last great Classic of the European professional cycling calendar and since 2005 part of the UCI ProTour. Given that it is held in the autumn season, one of its famous nicknames is "the race of the falling leaves" (Italian: la classica delle foglie morte). Image File history File links Current_sport. ... The 2007 Giro di Lombardia is the 10oth edition of this single day road bicycle racing monument race. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Police officer on a bicycle Cycling is a means of transport, a form of recreation, and a sport. ... For the village of the same name in Ontario, Canada, see Lombardy, Ontario. ... The Classic cycle races are the most prestigious one-day professional cycling road races in the international calendar. ... The UCI ProTour is a competition under the International Cycling Union (UCI). ... This article is about the temperate season. ...


History

The first edition was in 1905. It was then called Milan-Milan. In 1907 the race was renamed to its current name. During the decades the route has changed many times. Milan, Sesto San Giovanni, Bergamo, Varese, Monza, Cuneo have been start or finish place. In 2004 the race started in Mendrisio in Switzerland, and ended in Como. The most famous obstacle in the Giro di Lombardia is the Madonna del Ghisallo. At the Madonna del Ghisallo there is a shrine with a small museum containing religious and cycling objects and photos. For other uses, see Milan (disambiguation). ... Sesto San Giovanni is a city in Lombardy, Italy, part of the province of Milan. ... Small street (via della Noca) leading to città alta. ... Varese is a city in north-western Lombardy, northern Italy, 55 km north of Milan. ... The Lambro River runs through Monza. ... Cuneo (Coni in Piedmontese), with a population of c. ... Mendrisio is a city in the Southern part of Switzerland, in Canton Ticino. ... For other uses, see Como (disambiguation). ... Madonna del Ghisallo is a hill close to Lake Como in Italy. ... Eastern Orthodox shrine Buddhist shrine just outside Wat Phnom. ...


The most successful rider of the Tour of Lombardy was Fausto Coppi, who won the race 5 times. The most recent edition (2007) was won by Damiano Cunego. Angelo Fausto Coppi (September 15, 1919 – January 2, 1960) was an Italian racing cyclist. ... Damiano Cunego (born in Cerro Veronese, Verona province, September 19, 1981) is a professional cyclist. ...

Winners

Rider Team
1905 Flag of Italy Giovanni Gerbi
1906 Flag of Italy Giuseppe Brambilla
1907 Flag of France Gustave Garrigou
1908 Flag of Luxembourg François Faber
1909 Flag of Italy Giovanni Cuniolo
1910 Flag of Italy Giovanni Michelotto
1911 Flag of France Henri Pélissier
1912 Flag of Italy Carlo Oriani
1913 Flag of France Henri Pélissier
1914 Flag of Italy Lauro Bordin
1915 Flag of Italy Gaetano Belloni
1916 Flag of Italy Leopoldo Torricelli
1917 Flag of Belgium Philippe Thys
1918 Flag of Italy Gaetano Belloni
1919 Flag of Italy Costante Girardengo
1920 Flag of France Henri Pélissier
1921 Flag of Italy Costante Girardengo
1922 Flag of Italy Costante Girardengo
1923 Flag of Italy Giovanni Brunero
1924 Flag of Italy Giovanni Brunero
1925 Flag of Italy Alfredo Binda
1926 Flag of Italy Alfredo Binda
1927 Flag of Italy Alfredo Binda
1928 Flag of Italy Gaetano Belloni
1929 Flag of Italy Piero Fossati
1930 Flag of Italy Michele Mara
1931 Flag of Italy Alfredo Binda
1932 Flag of Italy Antonio Negrini
1933 Flag of Italy Domenico Piemontesi
1934 Flag of Italy Learco Guerra
1935 Flag of Italy Enrico Mollo
1936 Flag of Italy Gino Bartali
1937 Flag of Italy Aldo Bini
1938 Flag of Italy Cino Cinelli
1939 Flag of Italy Gino Bartali
1940 Flag of Italy Gino Bartali
1941 Flag of Italy Mario Ricci
1942 Flag of Italy Aldo Bini
1943 No race
1944 No race
1945 Flag of Italy Mario Ricci
1946 Flag of Italy Fausto Coppi
1947 Flag of Italy Fausto Coppi
1948 Flag of Italy Fausto Coppi
1949 Flag of Italy Fausto Coppi
1950 Flag of Italy Renzo Soldani
1951 Flag of France Louison Bobet
1952 Flag of Italy Giuseppe Minardi
1953 Flag of Italy Bruno Landi
1954 Flag of Italy Fausto Coppi
1955 Flag of Italy Cleto Maule
1956 Flag of France André Darrigade
1957 Flag of Italy Diego Ronchini
Rider Team
1958 Flag of Italy Nino Defilippis
1959 Flag of Belgium Rik Van Looy
1960 Flag of Belgium Emile Daems
1961 Flag of Italy Vito Taccone
1962 Flag of the Netherlands Jo de Roo
1963 Flag of the Netherlands Jo de Roo
1964 Flag of Italy Gianni Motta
1965 Flag of the United Kingdom Tom Simpson
1966 Flag of Italy Felice Gimondi
1967 Flag of Italy Franco Bitossi
1968 Flag of Belgium Herman van Springel
1969 Flag of Belgium Jean-Pierre Monseré
1970 Flag of Italy Franco Bitossi
1971 Flag of Belgium Eddy Merckx
1972 Flag of Belgium Eddy Merckx
1973 Flag of Italy Felice Gimondi
1974 Flag of Belgium Roger De Vlaeminck
1975 Flag of Italy Francesco Moser
1976 Flag of Belgium Roger De Vlaeminck
1977 Flag of Italy Gianbattista Baronchelli
1978 Flag of Italy Francesco Moser
1979 Flag of France Bernard Hinault
1980 Flag of Belgium Fons De Wolf
1981 Flag of the Netherlands Hennie Kuiper
1982 Flag of Italy Giuseppe Saronni
1983 Flag of Ireland Seán Kelly
1984 Flag of France Bernard Hinault
1985 Flag of Ireland Seán Kelly
1986 Flag of Italy Gianbattista Baronchelli
1987 Flag of Italy Moreno Argentin
1988 Flag of France Charly Mottet
1989 Flag of Switzerland Tony Rominger
1990 Flag of France Gilles Delion
1991 Flag of Ireland Seán Kelly
1992 Flag of Switzerland Tony Rominger
1993 Flag of Switzerland Pascal Richard
1994 Flag of Russia Vladislav Bobrik
1995 Flag of Italy Gianni Faresin
1996 Flag of Italy Andrea Tafi
1997 Flag of France Laurent Jalabert
1998 Flag of Switzerland Oscar Camenzind
1999 Flag of Italy Mirko Celestino
2000 Flag of Lithuania Raimondas Rumšas
2001 Flag of Italy Danilo Di Luca
2002 Flag of Italy Michele Bartoli
2003 Flag of Italy Michele Bartoli
2004 Flag of Italy Damiano Cunego
2005 Flag of Italy Paolo Bettini Flag of Belgium Quick Step
2006 Flag of Italy Paolo Bettini Flag of Belgium Quick Step-Innergetic
2007 Flag of Italy Damiano Cunego Flag of Italy Lampre-Fondital

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Damiano Cunego (born in Cerro Veronese, Verona province, September 19, 1981) is a professional cyclist. ... |- !style=background:#ccf;| 2005 UCI ProTour      |- | colspan=12 | These are the results for the 2005 edition of the Giro di Lombardia cycling classic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Paolo Bettini (born April 1, 1974) is an Italian road cyclist with the Belgian Quick Step-Innergetic professional cycling team. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... Quick Step-Innergetic is a Belgian UCI ProTour team led by team manager Patrick Lefevre. ... The 2006 edition of the Giro di Lombardia cycle race will take place on October 14, 2006, in and around the Italian region of Lombardy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Paolo Bettini (born April 1, 1974) is an Italian road cyclist with the Belgian Quick Step-Innergetic professional cycling team. ... 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At the Madonna del Ghisallo there is a shrine with a small museum containing religious and cycling objects and photos.
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