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Historic Overview Gianni Motta

Rider

Overall Rank101
NameGianni MOTTA
Country
  Italy
Date of birth13-Mar-1943 - Cassano d'Adda (Lombardia)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Gianni Motta

Gianni Motta (born 13 March 1943) is an Italian former bicycle racer who won the 1966 Giro d'Italia .

Gianni Motta was born at Cassano d'Adda (Lombardy). His main victories include the Giro d'Italia (1966), a Giro di Lombardia (1964), a Tour de Suisse (1967) and two Tour de Romandie (1966, 1971).

Like many before him, he turned to manufacture and sales of bicycles after his racing career.

While at Molteni in 1968 Motta tested positive for a banned substance and his results in the 1968 Giro d'Italia were removed.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

6 8 11 3 34

Major Victories

Giro d'Italia 1966
Giro di Lombardia 1964
Tour de Romandie 1966, 1971
Tour de Suisse 1967
Giro dell'Emilia 1968, 1969, 1971
Milano - Torino 1967
Tre Valli Varesine 1965, 1966, 1967, 1970
Giro di Romagna 1966
Giro dell'Appennino 1968, 1970
Giro dell'Umbria 1970
Giro d'Italia - stages 1964 (1), 1966 (2), 1968 (1), 1972 (1), 1973 (1)
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 1971 (1)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1964 (1), 1966 (1), 1967 (1), 1968 (1), 1971 (2)
Tour de Suisse - stages 1967 (2)
G.P. du Midi-Libre - stages 1965 (1)
Paris - Luxembourg - stages 1966 (1)
More results

Seasons

Gianni Motta - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1964 Molteni 1516 19
2. 1965 Molteni 1955 11
3. 1966 Molteni 2845 4
4. 1967 Molteni 2126 8
5. 1968 Molteni 1700 10
6. 1969 Sanson 1066 36
7. 1970 Salvarani 761 66
8. 1971 Salvarani 2397 7
9. 1972 Ferretti 1332 26
10. 1973 Zonca 846 57
11. 1974 Magniflex 140 245
12. 1976 G.B.C. - TV Color - Sony 5 687
Overall: 16689 101