Historic Overview Damiano Cunego
Damiano Cunego (born 19 September 1981) is an Italian professional road racing cyclist, currently riding for UCI Professional Continental team Nippo–Vini Fantini. His biggest wins are the 2004 Giro d'Italia, the 2008 Amstel Gold Race, and the Giro di Lombardia in 2004, 2007 and 2008. He finished second in the UCI Road World Championships in 2008 and in the 2008 UCI ProTour. Primarily a climber, he has improved his Time-Trialing and he is characterized by a great sprinting ability, unusual for a climber.