Giro di Lombardia

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Giro di Lombardia
Race details
DateLate September
RegionLombardy, Italy
English nameTour o Lombardy
Local name(s)Giro di Lombardia, Il Lombardia (in Italian)
Nickname(s)La classica delle foglie morte (in Italian)
Race of the Falling Leaves (in Inglis)
DisciplineRoad race
CompetitionUCI Warld Tour
First edeetion1905 (1905)
Edeetions106 (as o 2012)
First winner Giovanni Gerbi (ITA)
Maist wins Fausto Coppi (ITA)
(5 wins)
Maist recent Vincenzo Nibali (ITA)

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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