Bonifazio in 2015
|Full name||Niccolò Bonifazio|
|Born||9 October 1993|
|Height||1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Weight||68 kg (150 lb; 10.7 st)|
|Current team||Total Direct Énergie|
|2012–2013||GSC Viris Maserati A.S.D|
|One-day races and Classics|
Bonifazio was born in Cuneo.
Bonifazio's professional career began in 2013 when he rode as a stagiaire for UCI WorldTeam Lampre–Merida. He joined the Lampre–Merida team the following year as a regular rider. In September 2014, Bonifazio took the biggest victory of his career so far by winning the Coppa Agostoni in a bunch sprint. In addition to this, he won a stage of the Tour of Japan and three stages and 2nd place of the Tour of Hainan.
In 2015, he booked another victory, the Gran Premio di Lugano, also in a sprint. Bonifazio placed 3rd in the Coppa Ugo Agostoni, which he won the preceding year. Bonifazio placed fifth in Milan–San Remo.
In August 2015 it was announced that Bonifazio would join Trek–Segafredo for the 2016 season. Bonifazio took multiple top 10 finishes, including 5th place in the Scheldeprijs, 3rd in the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race and 6th in Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne. He was named in the startlist for the Vuelta a España, but he abandoned on stage 7.
2018 onwards: Grand ToursEdit
- 7th Trofeo San Rocco
- 10th Piccola Tre Valli Varesine
- 1st GP dell'Arno
- 1st Stage 3 Tour d'Istrie
- 9th Road race, UEC European Road Championships
- 1st Stage 2 Coupe des nations Ville Saguenay
- 1st Coppa Agostoni
- 1st Stage 6 Tour of Japan
- 2nd Overall Tour of Hainan
- 6th Gran Premio Bruno Beghelli
- 8th Coppa Sabatini
- 1st Gran Premio di Lugano
- 1st Stage 7 Tour of Japan
- 3rd Gran Premio della Costa Etruschi
- 3rd Coppa Ugo Agostoni
- 4th Grand Prix of Aargau Canton
- 5th Milan–San Remo
- 8th Coppa Bernocchi
- 9th Vattenfall Cyclassics
- 1st Stage 3 Tour de Pologne
- 3rd Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
- 5th Scheldeprijs
- 6th Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
- 3rd Grand Prix of Aargau Canton
- 4th People's Choice Classic
- 1st Stage 1 Tour of Croatia
- 9th EuroEyes Cyclassics
- 1st Overall La Tropicale Amissa Bongo
- Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit
|Tour de France||—||—||—||137|
|Vuelta a España||DNF||—||—||—|
|—||Did not compete|
|DNF||Did not finish|
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- "Direct Énergie". Directvelo (in French). Association Le Peloton. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
- "Bonifazio wins Coppa Agostoni". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. 17 September 2014. Retrieved 17 September 2014.
- Clarke, Stuart (19 August 2015). "Trek Factory Racing sign young talents Theuns and Bonifazio for 2016". Cycling Weekly. Retrieved 19 August 2015.
- "71st Vuelta a España". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 20 August 2016.
- "71st Vuelta a España: Stage 7 » Maceda › Puebla de Sanabria". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 26 August 2016.
- "2018: 101st Giro d'Italia: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 3 May 2018.
- "2019: 106th Tour de France: Start List". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 1 July 2019.
- Niccolò Bonifazio at ProCyclingStats