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Franco Chioccioli (born 25 August 1959 in Castelfranco di Sopra) is a former Italian professional road racing cyclist. The highlight of his career was his overall win in the 1991 Giro d'Italia.

Franco Chioccioli
Personal information
Full nameFranco Chioccioli
Born (1959-08-25) 25 August 1959 (age 59)
Castelfranco di Sopra, Italy
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeAll-rounder
Professional team(s)
1982Selle Italia - Chinol
1983Vivi - Benotto
1984Murella-Rossin
1985Fanini-Wührer
1986Ecoflam - Jolly - BFB
1987Gis Gelati
1988-1991Del Tongo
1992-1993GB-MG Maglificio
1994Mercatone Uno-Medeghini
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
1 stage
Giro d'Italia
general classification (1991)
Young rider classification (1983)
8 stages

Contents

Career achievementsEdit

Major resultsEdit

1983
Giro d'Italia:
  Winner Young rider classification
1984
Coppa Agostoni
Giro del Trentino
1985
Giro del Friuli
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 14
9th place overall classification
1986
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 8
6th place overall classification
1987
Trofeo dello Scalatore
1988
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 6
5th place overall classification
1989
Sesto Fiorentino
Giro d'Italia:
5th place overall classification
1990
Memorial Nencini
Giro d'Italia:
6th place overall classification
1991
Coppa Sabatini
Firenze
Grazer Altstadt
Giro d'Italia:
  Winner overall classification
Winner stages 15, 17 and 20
1992
Euskal Bizikleta
Tour de France:
Winner stage 15
Criterium d'Abruzzo
Giro d'Italia:
3rd place overall classification
Winner stage 20

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
  Giro d'Italia 25 15 24 9 6 14 5 5 6 1 3 19 46
  Tour de France 16 42
  Vuelta a España
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

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