Matteo Bono

Matteo Bono (born 11 November 1983) is an Italian former road bicycle racer, who competed professionally for the UAE Team Emirates through various team iterations between 2006 and 2018.[1]

Matteo Bono
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Personal information
Full nameMatteo Bono
Born (1983-11-11) 11 November 1983 (age 36)
Iseo, Italy
Height1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Weight60 kg (132 lb)
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Amateur teams
2002–2005Colibri–Unidelta
2005Lampre–Caffita (stagiaire)
Professional team
2006–2018Lampre–Fondital

CareerEdit

Born in Iseo, Bono turned professional in 2006 and he took his first professional wins in 2007, winning stage six at Tirreno–Adriatico and stage three of the Tour de Romandie; he won the latter after being in a breakaway with Fumiyuki Beppu and Marco Pinotti and outsprinted Beppu on the line.

Career achievementsEdit

Major resultsEdit

2007
1st Stage 6 Tirreno–Adriatico
1st Stage 3 Tour de Romandie
1st Stage 1 Tour de Pologne
2011
1st Stage 5 Eneco Tour

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
  Giro d'Italia 139 123 86 99 77
  Tour de France 117 98 93 DNF 118 136 111
  Vuelta a España 143
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Il Tour of Guangxi è stata l'ultima gara della carriera di Matteo Bono" [The Tour of Guangxi was the last race of Matteo Bono's career]. Cicloweb.it (in Italian). Cicloweb. 21 October 2018. Retrieved 6 January 2019.

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