Historic Overview Pino Cerami

Rider

Overall Rank268
NamePino CERAMI
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth28-Apr-1922 - Misterbianco-Ita (Sicilia)
Date of death20-Sep-2014 - Gerpinnes (Hainaut)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Giuseppe "Pino" Cerami (28 April 1922 – 20 September 2014) was a Belgian road bicycle racer. He joined the professional peloton in 1946 as an independent. Born in Misterbianco, Sicily, Italy he was naturalised as a Belgian on 16 March 1956.

Cerami won the 1960 Paris–Roubaix Classic with Tino Sabbadini of France second and Miguel Poblet of Spain in third place. Cerami also won La Flèche Wallonne Classic in 1960. Cerami was 3rd in the 1960 World Championship Road Race behind Rik Van Looy of Belgium and Frenchman André Darrigade. At the 1963 Tour de France, Cerami won the 9th stage at 41 years old; Cerami is the oldest Tour de France stage winner ever.

Since 1964 the Grand Prix Pino Cerami professional cycling race has taken place every year in Belgium. Cerami died on 20 September 2014 after a long illness.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Paris - Roubaix 1960
La Flèche Wallonne 1960
Paris - Bruxelles 1961
Tour de France - stages 1963 (1)
Tour de l'Ouest - stages 1955 (1)

Seasons

Pino Cerami - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1947 Peugeot - Dunlop 0 998
2. 1948 Stucchi 713 48
3. 1949 Ganna - Ursus 735 47
4. 1950 Guerra - Ursus 461 101
5. 1951 Fiorelli 344 119
6. 1952 Allegro 468 84
7. 1953 Peugeot - Dunlop 729 44
8. 1954 Peugeot - Dunlop 303 141
9. 1955 Elvé - Peugeot 201 226
10. 1956 Elvé - Peugeot 314 153
11. 1957 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 906 37
12. 1958 Elvé - Peugeot - Marvan 1056 32
13. 1959 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 226 184
14. 1960 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 1356 18
15. 1961 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 566 76
16. 1962 Peugeot - BP - Dunlop 582 88
17. 1963 Peugeot 581 79
Overall: 9541 268