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The 2018 Il Lombardia is a road cycling one-day race that took place on 13 October 2018 in Italy. It was the 112th edition of the Il Lombardia and the 36th event of the 2018 UCI World Tour.[1][2] It was won solo by Thibaut Pinot, ahead of Vincenzo Nibali and Dylan Teuns.[3] Pinot rode with a high tempo starting from the Civiglio climb 15 kilometers from the finish line and the other three riders in the lead group at that time (Egan Bernal, Vincenzo Nibali and Primož Roglič) lost ground to him.[4]

2018 Il Lombardia
2018 UCI World Tour, race 36 of 37
Race details
Dates13 October 2018
Stages1
Distance241 km (149.8 mi)
Winning time5h 53' 22"
Results
  Winner  Thibaut Pinot (FRA) (Groupama–FDJ)
  Second  Vincenzo Nibali (ITA) (Bahrain–Merida)
  Third  Dylan Teuns (BEL) (BMC Racing Team)
← 2017

ResultsEdit

Result
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Thibaut Pinot (FRA) Groupama–FDJ 5h 53' 22"
2   Vincenzo Nibali (ITA) Bahrain–Merida +32"
3   Dylan Teuns (BEL) BMC Racing Team + 43"
4   Rigoberto Urán (COL) EF Education First–Drapac p/b Cannondale + 43"
5   Tim Wellens (BEL) Lotto–Soudal + 43"
6   Ion Izagirre (ESP) Bahrain–Merida + 43"
7   Rafal Majka (POL) Bora–Hansgrohe + 43"
8   Domenico Pozzovivo (ITA) Bahrain–Merida + 43"
9   Dan Martin (IRL) UAE Team Emirates + 48"
10   George Bennett (NZ) LottoNL–Jumbo + 1' 22"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "UCI announces 2018 road calendar". Cycling News. Retrieved 20 October 2017.
  2. ^ "2018 UCI WorldTour calendar unveiled". Velon. Archived from the original on 25 September 2017. Retrieved 20 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Thibaut Pinot triumphs at Il Lombardia as Groupama-FDJ rider wins first monument of his career". The Telegraph. Retrieved 13 October 2018.
  4. ^ "Cycling news - Thibaut Pinot solos to Il Lombardia glory". Eurosport UK. 13 October 2018. Retrieved 13 October 2018.