Giro di Lombardia

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Giro di Lombardia
Race details
Date Late September
Region Lombardy, Italy
English name Tour o Lombardy
Local name(s) Giro di Lombardia, Il Lombardia (Italian)
Nickname(s) La classica delle foglie morte (Italian)
Race of the Falling Leaves (Inglis)
Discipline Road race
Competition UCI Warld Tour
Type Ane-day
Organiser RCS
History
First edeetion 1905 (1905)
Edeetions 106 (as o 2012)
First winner  Giovanni Gerbi (ITA)
Maist wins  Fausto Coppi (ITA) (5 wins)
Maist recent  Joaquim Rodríguez (ESP)

The Giro di Lombardia (Scots: Tour o Lombardy) is a cycling race, in Lombardy, Italy. It is the last 'Monument' o the European calendar, an an aa ane o the last events in the UCI Warld Tour, makin it potentially decisive in that competeetion. Its nickname is "the classic o the deid (fawin) leaves" (Italian: la classica delle foglie morte) acause it taks place in the hairst.

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