Historic Overview Fausto Coppi

Rider

Overall Rank15
NameFausto COPPI
Country
  Italy
Date of birth15-Sep-1919 - Castellania (Piemonte)
Date of death02-Jan-1960 - Tortona (Piemonte)
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Fausto Coppi - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1938 Dopolavoro 10 541
2. 1939 Legnano 92 270
3. 1940 Legnano 1572 2
4. 1941 Bianchi 510 14
5. 1942 Bianchi 286 44
6. 1945 Bianchi 124 150
7. 1946 Bianchi 2486 2
8. 1947 Bianchi 2407 2
9. 1948 Bianchi 1729 5
10. 1949 Bianchi 4554 1
11. 1950 Bianchi 1460 9
12. 1951 Bianchi 1708 7
13. 1952 Bianchi 3666 1
14. 1953 Bianchi 1868 6
15. 1954 Bianchi 2049 6
16. 1955 Bianchi 1165 22
17. 1956 Carpano 422 99
18. 1957 Carpano 44 439
19. 1958 Bianchi 170 239
20. 1959 Tricofilinia 162 218
Overall: 26484 15

Biography

Angelo Fausto Coppi, (Italian pronunciation: [ˈfausto ˈkɔppi]; 15 September 1919 – 2 January 1960), was an Italian cyclist, the dominant international cyclist of the years each side of the Second World War. His successes earned him the title Il Campionissimo, or champion of champions. He was an all-round racing cyclist: he excelled in both climbing and time trialing, and was also a great sprinter. He won the Giro d'Italia five times (1940, 1947, 1949, 1952, 1953), the Tour de France twice (1949 and 1952), and the World Championship in 1953. Other notable results include winning the Giro di Lombardia five times, the Milan–San Remo three times, as well as wins at Paris–Roubaix and La Flèche Wallonne and setting the hour record (45.798 km) in 1942.

source - Wikipedia