Damiano Cima

Damiano Cima (born 13 September 1993 in Brescia) is an Italian cyclist, who currently rides for UCI ProTeam Gazprom–RusVelo.[3] His younger brother Imerio Cima is also a cyclist, and is also part of the Gazprom–RusVelo squad. In May 2019, he was named in the startlist for the 2019 Giro d'Italia,[4] and won stage 18 of the race.[5]

Damiano Cima
Damiano Cima (team Nippo–Vini Fantini–Faizanè) Giro d'Italia 2019, Stage 18.jpg
Cima at the 2019 Giro d'Italia
Personal information
Full nameDamiano Cima
Born (1993-09-13) 13 September 1993 (age 26)
Brescia, Italy
Team information
Current teamGazprom–RusVelo
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Amateur teams
2012Simaf Carrier Wega Truck Italia Valdarno
2013Food Italia Mg K Vis Norda
2014–2015Team Colpack
2016–2017Viris Maserati–Sisal Matchpoint
Professional teams
2017Nippo–Vini Fantini (stagiaire)
2018–2019Nippo–Vini Fantini–Europa Ovini[1][2]
2020–Gazprom–RusVelo
Major wins
Grand Tours
Giro d'Italia
1 individual stage (2019)

Major resultsEdit

2014
3rd Trofeo Edil C
2016
1st Gran Premio Industrie del Marmo
2017
2nd La Popolarissima
2018
1st   Overall Tour of Xingtai
1st Stage 1
2nd Overall Tour of China I
2019
1st Stage 18 Giro d'Italia
5th Coppa Bernocchi

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2019
  Giro d'Italia 137
  Tour de France
  Vuelta a España

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Nippo-Vini Fantini hoping to secure Giro d'Italia wildcard". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 15 January 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Nippo-Fantini-Faizanè, 17 uomini in organico nel 2019" [Nippo-Fantini-Faizanè, 17 men on roster in 2019]. SpazioCiclismo – Cyclingpro.net (in Italian). Gravatar. 28 November 2018. Retrieved 22 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Gazprom - RusVelo". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 7 January 2020. Retrieved 7 January 2020.
  4. ^ "2019: 102nd Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  5. ^ "Giro d'Italia: Italy's Damiano Cima wins stage 18 as Richard Carapaz maintains lead". BBC Sport. Retrieved 30 May 2019.

External linksEdit