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2017 Milano Sanremo

Milano Sanremo

March 23 2019
Milan, Italy

Milano-Sanremo by NamedSport has been part of Italian popular culture since 1907. It is indelibly linked to some of the great moments in 20th century Italian history. For instance, the 1946 Milano-Sanremo took place the day after King Victor Emmanuel III, compromised by his earlier support of Mussolini to play any part in post-war Italian politics, announced his intention to abdicate. 24 hours later, Fausto Coppi, that giant of Italian sporting history, launched a 150km solo attack that led to victory in the 37th Milano-Sanremo by no less than 14 minutes.

Given the huge period of time before the arrival of the second-placed rider, the radio commentator Niccolò Carosio fell back on a time-honoured broadcaster’s ruse, introduced by this immortal piece of sports commentary: “First across the line, Fausto Coppi. And now, while we wait for the other riders to finish, here is some light music!” In the collective memory, the birth of the modern Italian Republic is intimately associated with Fausto Coppi’s extraordinary performance that day.

Record wins: The record-holder for Milano-Sanremo wins is Eddy Merckx, who won seven editions of the race (1966, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1975, 1976).

Last winner wearing the Rainbow jersey: the last UCI Road Race World Champion who won in Sanremo wearing the Rainbow jersey was Giuseppe Saronni in 1983.

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Tag: milansanremo
 
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Jun 12 2013 - NEWS: Milan - San Remo Gran Fondo
Jun 12 2013 - RESULTS: Milan - San Remo Gran Fondo
Mar 23 2019 - EVENT: Milano Sanremo
Mar 24 2019 - EVENT: Granfondo Sanremo-Sanremo
Jun 09 2019 - EVENT: Gran Fondo Milan - San Remo
 
Tag: classics
 
Nov 29 2018 - NEWS: Bettini: Tafi Needs to find something else to do than race Roubaix!
Nov 10 2018 - NEWS: 52 year old Andrea Tafi to ride Paris-Roubaix 20 years after his victory
Oct 19 2018 - NEWS: 52 year old Andrea Tafi wants to race Paris-Roubaix again
Oct 13 2018 - NEWS: Thibaut Pinot solos to Il Lombardia classic win
Oct 11 2018 - NEWS: Nibali leads strong Bahrain Merida team into the Race of the Falling Leaves
Oct 11 2018 - NEWS: Aru, Costa and Martin lead UAE Team Emirates at Il Lombardia
Oct 02 2018 - NEWS: 112th edition of Il Lombardia is the last Classic Monument race of the season
Oct 07 2018 - NEWS: Dane Soren Kragh Andersen wins revitalised 112th Paris-Tours
Oct 02 2018 - NEWS: Sprinters or Puncheurs, who'll win the 112th edition of Paris–Tours?
Sep 10 2018 - NEWS: Michael Matthews Repeats Win With Victory at GP Cycliste de Montreal
Aug 24 2018 - NEWS: Mikhel Raim wins the Great War Remembrance Race
Aug 06 2018 - NEWS: Egan Bernal released from hospital after Clasica San Sebastian horror crash
Aug 04 2018 - NEWS: Landa and Bernal in a serious way after San Sebastian horror pile-up
Aug 04 2018 - NEWS: Alaphilippe out-sprints Mollema at crash-marred San Sebastian Classic
Apr 22 2018 - NEWS: Woods puts EF Education First - Drapac p/b Cannondale on Liège podium
Apr 01 2015 - RESULTS: Gorge Roubaix Grinder a Great Success
Mar 16 2015 - RESULTS: Rouge Roubaix Classic Race and Gran Fondo
Apr 10 2016 - EVENT: The Darby Roubaix
Mar 24 2017 - EVENT: The Dirty Devil
Feb 04 2018 - EVENT: Edgware Road Club Centurian Reliability
Feb 25 2018 - EVENT: Sourland Semi-Classic
Mar 10 2018 - EVENT: Iowa Spring Classic
Mar 11 2018 - EVENT: Gran Fondo Ephrata
Mar 11 2018 - EVENT: Hell of the NorFla
Mar 24 2018 - EVENT: Lakeville-Milltown-Lakeville
Mar 25 2018 - EVENT: Love Valley Roubaix
Mar 25 2018 - EVENT: Pastry-Brest-Pastry
Apr 01 2018 - EVENT: Hell and Heck of the North
Apr 07 2018 - EVENT: Fools Classic
Apr 07 2018 - EVENT: Virginias Rough Roubaix
Apr 07 2018 - EVENT: San Ysidro Dirty Century
Apr 08 2018 - EVENT: Harris-Roubaix
 
Tag: worldtour
 
Jan 12 2018 - NEWS: Flanders bids for 2021 World Championships
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Oct 05 2017 - NEWS: Rigoberto Uran wins Milano-Torino
Oct 05 2017 - NEWS: UCI announces 2018 World Tour and Pro Continental Teams
Sep 20 2017 - NEWS: UCI to reduce team sizes to eight in Grand Tours
Jul 31 2017 - NEWS: Coryn Rivera wins Ride London Classique
Jul 30 2017 - NEWS: Alexander Kristoff wins RideLondon-Surrey Classic
Jul 29 2017 - NEWS: Kwiatkowski wins Clasica San Sebastian
Jul 24 2017 - NEWS: Michael Matthews to take part in RideLondon-Surrey Classic
Mar 08 2017 - NEWS: 2017 Tirreno-Adriatico LIVE STREAM
Dec 16 2016 - NEWS: 2017 Tirreno-Adriatico Route Revealed
Mar 02 2017 - NEWS: Strade Bianche Route Revealed
Mar 02 2017 - NEWS: The 2017 Paris-Nice Preview
Jan 23 2017 - NEWS: Former Under 23 World Champion dies of a Heart Attack
Jan 03 2017 - NEWS: 2017 Paris-Nice Route Revealed
Sep 17 2017 - EVENT: 2017 World Cycling Championships
Feb 21 2018 - EVENT: 2018 Abu Dhabi Tour
Jul 29 2018 - EVENT: Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic
Aug 04 2018 - EVENT: Tour of Poland
Aug 19 2018 - EVENT: EuroEyes Cyclassics Hamburg
Oct 09 2018 - EVENT: Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey
Jan 10 2019 - EVENT: 2019 Santos Tour Down Under
Jan 24 2019 - EVENT: Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Jan 26 2019 - EVENT: Cadel Evans Swisse People's Ride
Mar 02 2019 - EVENT: Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
Mar 03 2019 - EVENT: Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne
Mar 09 2019 - EVENT: Strade Bianche
Mar 10 2019 - EVENT: 2019 Paris-Nice
Mar 13 2019 - EVENT: Tirreno-Adriatico
Mar 23 2019 - EVENT: Milano Sanremo
 
Tag: procyclingclassics
 
Nov 29 2018 - NEWS: Bettini: Tafi Needs to find something else to do than race Roubaix!
Nov 10 2018 - NEWS: 52 year old Andrea Tafi to ride Paris-Roubaix 20 years after his victory
Oct 19 2018 - NEWS: 52 year old Andrea Tafi wants to race Paris-Roubaix again
Oct 13 2018 - NEWS: Thibaut Pinot solos to Il Lombardia classic win
Oct 11 2018 - NEWS: Nibali leads strong Bahrain Merida team into the Race of the Falling Leaves
Oct 11 2018 - NEWS: Aru, Costa and Martin lead UAE Team Emirates at Il Lombardia
Oct 02 2018 - NEWS: 112th edition of Il Lombardia is the last Classic Monument race of the season
Oct 07 2018 - NEWS: Dane Soren Kragh Andersen wins revitalised 112th Paris-Tours
Oct 02 2018 - NEWS: Sprinters or Puncheurs, who'll win the 112th edition of Paris–Tours?
Sep 10 2018 - NEWS: Michael Matthews Repeats Win With Victory at GP Cycliste de Montreal
Aug 24 2018 - NEWS: Mikhel Raim wins the Great War Remembrance Race
Aug 06 2018 - NEWS: Egan Bernal released from hospital after Clasica San Sebastian horror crash
Aug 04 2018 - NEWS: Landa and Bernal in a serious way after San Sebastian horror pile-up
Aug 04 2018 - NEWS: Alaphilippe out-sprints Mollema at crash-marred San Sebastian Classic
Apr 22 2018 - NEWS: Woods puts EF Education First - Drapac p/b Cannondale on Liège podium