Historic Overview Fausto Coppi

Rider

Overall Rank10
NameFausto COPPI
Country
  Italy
Date of birth15-Sep-1919 - Castellania Coppi (Piemonte)
Date of death02-Jan-1960 - Tortona (Piemonte)
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Biography

Fausto Coppi

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 ("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

Badges

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Major Victories

Tour de France 1949, 1952
Giro d'Italia 1940, 1947, 1949, 1952, 1953
World Championships Road Race 1953
Milano - Sanremo 1946, 1948, 1949
Paris - Roubaix 1950
Giro di Lombardia 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1954
La Flèche Wallonne 1950
Giro dell'Emilia 1941, 1947, 1948
Tre Valli Varesine 1941, 1948, 1955
Giro di Toscana 1941
G.P. des Nations 1946, 1947
Giro di Romagna 1946, 1947, 1949
Challenge "Desgrange-Colombo" 1949
Giro di Sicilia 1952
Giro del Veneto 1941, 1947, 1949
G.P. de Lugano 1951, 1952, 1956
Giro dell'Appennino 1955
Tour de France - stages 1949 (3), 1951 (1), 1952 (5)
Giro d'Italia - stages 1940 (1), 1946 (3), 1947 (3), 1948 (2), 1949 (3), 1951 (2), 1952 (3), 1953 (3), 1954 (1), 1955 (1)
Paris - Nice - stages 1954 (1)
Tour de Suisse - stages 1947 (1), 1954 (2)
Corsa XX Settembre (Roma-Napoli-Roma) - stages 1950 (1), 1954 (2), 1955 (1)
Giro di Sicilia - stages 1952 (2)
More results

Seasons

Fausto Coppi - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1938 Dopolavoro 14 613
2. 1939 Legnano 288 148
3. 1940 Legnano 1871 2
4. 1941 Legnano 1591 2
5. 1942 Legnano 659 19
6. 1945 Bianchi 140 144
7. 1946 Bianchi 2644 2
8. 1947 Bianchi 3204 2
9. 1948 Bianchi 2446 3
10. 1949 Bianchi - Ursus 5015 1
11. 1950 Bianchi - Ursus 2048 7
12. 1951 Bianchi - Pirelli 1727 7
13. 1952 Bianchi - Pirelli 3816 1
14. 1953 Bianchi - Pirelli 1845 8
15. 1954 Bianchi - Pirelli 2591 4
16. 1955 Bianchi - Pirelli 1869 7
17. 1956 Carpano - Coppi 402 128
18. 1957 Carpano - Coppi 94 339
19. 1958 Bianchi - Pirelli 342 158
20. 1959 Tricofilina - Coppi 264 188
Overall: 32870 10