Cesare Del Cancia

Cesare Del Cancia (6 May 1915 – 25 April 2011) was an Italian road cyclist. After finishing fifth in the road race at the 1935 World Championships he turned professional and competed until 1945. He won the 1936 Milano–Torino, 1937 Milan–San Remo and 1938 Giro del Lazio races.[1]

Cesare Del Cancia
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Cesare Del Cancia c. 1937
Personal information
Born6 May 1915
Buti, Italy
Died25 April 2011 (aged 95)
Pontedera, Italy
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional teams
1936–1939Ganna
1940MVSN–Viscontea
1941Viscontea
1946Welter–Ursus

Major resultsEdit

1933
1st Giro del Casentino
1936
1st Milano–Torino
1st Tre Valli Varesine
1937
1st Milan–San Remo
1st Giro dell'Emilia
2nd Giro del Lazio
2nd Milano–Torino
2nd National Road Race Championships
5th Overall Giro d'Italia
1st Stage 11B
1938
1st Giro del Lazio
7th Overall Giro d'Italia
1st Stages 13 & 17
1939
2nd Giro del Piemonte
8th Overall Giro d'Italia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Cesare Del Cancia. cyclingarchives.com