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29th Giro di Lombardia 1933 (Italy)


By Barry Boyce, CyclingRevealed Historian



Piemontesi Wins Race of the Falling Leaves

Italian Domenico Piemontesi broke away with Luigi Barral and won the sprint in Milan . A ten-time stage winner in the Giro d'Italia, this was Piemontesi's first and only victory in one of cycling's 5 monuments.


GdL October 15, 1933
230 Km, Milan-Milan

1. Domenico PIEMONTESI (Ita) 7h02'44"

2. Luigi Barral (Ita)

3. Pietro Rimoldi (Ita) +6'00"

Starters: 106
Finishers: 61
Average Speed: 32.673 km/h



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