Cycling Career Highlights
Mario Cipollini, Italy Born : 1967 in Lucca. This flamboyant sprinter - self styled the "Lion King" - has been the most explosive finisher of the past decade. With a team built around him he has dominated the final sprints of both the Tour de France and Giro. In 2003 he claimed the record for most Giro stage wins in history.

 

Major Victories


1987:
Regio Tour International
1988:
1989:

1990:
Tour of Italy: Stage 13
Tour of Italy: Stage 20
Milan-Vignola
1991:
Tour of Italy: Stage 3
Tour of Italy: Stage 7
Tour of Italy: Stage 21
Grand Prix de L`Escaut
1992:
Tour of Italy: Points
Tour of Italy: Stage 5
Tour of Italy: Stage 8
Tour of Italy: Stage 17
Tour of Italy: Stage 21
Ghent-Wevelgem Classic
1993:
Tour de France: Stage 1

Ghent-Wevelgem Classic
Grand Prix de L`Escaut
Grand Prix E3 - Harelbeke
Grand Prix Van Steenbergen
1994:
1995:
Tour de France: Stage 2
Tour de France: Stage 4
Tour of Italy: Stage 4
Tour of Italy: Stage 1
Tour of Italy: Stage 3
Trophee Luis Puig
1996:
Tour de France: Stage 2
Tour of Italy: Stage 4
Tour of Italy: Stage 8
Tour of Italy: Stage 11
Tour of Italy: Stage 18
GP Berghelli
1997:
Tour de France: Stage 1
Tour de France: Stage 2
Tour of Italy: Points
Tour of Italy: Stage 1
Tour of Italy: Stage 2

Tour of Italy: Stage 4
Tour of Italy: Stage 10
Tour of Italy: Stage 22
1998:
Tour de France: Stage 5
Tour de France: Stage 6
Tour of Italy: Stage 5
Tour of Italy: Stage 7
Tour of Italy: Stage 8
Tour of Italy: Stage 10
1999:
Tour de France: Stage 4
Tour de France: Stage 5
Tour de France: Stage 6
Tour de France: Stage 7
Tour of Italy: Stage 2
Tour of Italy: Stage 10
Tour of Italy: Stage 12
Tour of Italy: Stage 17
Trophee Luis Puig
Trofeo Manacor
2000:
Tour of Italy: Stage 4

2001:
Tour of Italy: Stage 6
Tour of Italy: Stage 9
Tour of Italy: Stage 19
Tour of Italy: Stage 21
2002:
World Champion
Tour of Italy: Points
Tour of Italy: Stage 1
Tour of Italy: Stage 3
Tour of Italy: Stage 9
Tour of Italy: Stage 15
Tour of Italy: Stage 18
Tour of Italy: Stage 20
Tour of Spain:
Stage 3
Tour of Spain: Stage 4
Tour of Spain: Stage 7
Milan-San Remo Classic

Ghent-Wevelgem Classic

2003:
Tour of Italy: Stage 8
Tour of Italy: Stage 9