1973 Giro di Lombardia

The 1973 Giro di Lombardia was the 67th edition of the Giro di Lombardia cycle race and was held on 13 October 1973.[2] The race started in Milan and finished in Como.[3] The race was won by Felice Gimondi of the Bianchi team.

1973 Giro di Lombardia
Race details
Dates13 October 1973
Stages1
Distance266[1] km (165.3 mi)
Winning time7h 07' 42"
Results
  Winner  Felice Gimondi (ITA) (Bianchi–Campagnolo)
  Second  Roger De Vlaeminck (BEL) (Brooklyn)
  Third  Herman Van Springel (BEL) (Rokado–De Gribaldy)
← 1972
1974 →

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[4][5][6][nb 1]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Felice Gimondi (ITA) Bianchi–Campagnolo 7h 07' 42"
2   Roger De Vlaeminck (BEL) Brooklyn + 0"
3   Herman Van Springel (BEL) Rokado–De Gribaldy + 0"
4   Marcello Bergamo (ITA) Filotex + 0"
5   André Dierickx (BEL) Flandria–Carpenter–Shimano + 0"
6   Miguel María Lasa (ESP) Kas–Kaskol + 0"
7   Régis Ovion (FRA) Peugeot–BP–Michelin + 0"
8   Frans Verbeeck (BEL) Watney–Maes Pils + 0"
9   Franco Bitossi (ITA) Sammontana [ca] + 0"
10   Italo Zilioli (ITA) Dreherforte [ca] + 0"

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Eddy Merckx arrived first with a time of 7h 03' 27", ahead of Gimondi by 4' 15", but was disqualified for failing a dope test.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tour of Lombardy -Il Lombardia (Giro di Lombardia)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  2. ^ "1973 Giro di Lombardia results (Tour of Lombardy)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  3. ^ a b "67ème Giro di Lombardia 1973". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 26 January 2004.
  4. ^ "Tour de Lombardie 1973". LesSports.info. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  5. ^ "1973 Il Lombardia". First Cycling. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  6. ^ "Giro di Lombardia". WVCycling. Retrieved 9 December 2017.