Antonio Pesenti (17 May 1908 – 10 June 1968) was an Italian professional road racing cyclist. The highlight of his career was his overall win in the 1932 Giro d'Italia. He also placed third and fourth overall in the 1931 and 1932 Tour de France, respectively.[1]

Antonio Pesenti
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Personal information
Full nameAntonio Pesenti
Born(1908-05-17)17 May 1908
Zogno, Italy
Died10 June 1968(1968-06-10) (aged 60)
Bergamo, Italy
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
1929Individual
1930–1931Dei
1932Wolsit-Hutchinson/Dei
1933Dei
1934Oscar Egg-Hutchinson
1935Dei
1936–1937Individual
1938–1939Urago
Major wins
Grand Tours
Giro d'Italia
General classification (1932)

Major resultsEdit

1930
Giro d'Italia:
Winner 1 stage
1931
Tour de France:
3rd place overall classification
1932
Giro d'Italia:
 Winner overall classification
Tour de France:
4th place overall classification
Winner stage 5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Antonio Pesenti at Cycling Archives