Alessandro Vanotti

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Alessandro Vanotti
Alessandro Vanotti - Critérium du Dauphiné 2012 - Prologue (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Full name Alessandro Vanotti
Born (1980-09-16) 16 September 1980 (age 33)
Bergamo, Italy
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 73 kg (161 lb)
Team information
Current team Astana
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
2004
2005
2006
2007–2012
2013–
De Nardi
Domina Vacanze
Team Milram
Liquigas
Astana
Infobox last updated on
1 January 2014

Alessandro Vanotti (born 16 September 1980 in Bergamo) is an Italian professional road bicycle racer for UCI ProTeam Astana.[1]

Vanotti rode the Tour de France twice, in 2006 and 2009.[2] He left Liquigas-Cannondale at the end of the 2012 season, and joined Astana on a two-year contract from the 2013 season onwards.[1]

Palmares[edit]

2007
1st Stages 1 & 5 Settimana Lombarda
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Giro d'Italia
2008
1st Stage 1b (TTT) Settimana Internazionale di Coppi e Bartali
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Vuelta a España
2010
1st Stage 1b (TTT) Settimana Internazionale di Coppi e Bartali
1st Stage 4 (TTT) Giro d'Italia
2013
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Vuelta a España

Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Pink jersey Giro 44 74 69 106 86 105 76 72 - WD -
Yellow jersey Tour - 133 - - - 119 - 132 118 -
red jersey Vuelta - - - 66 75 - - - - 113

WD = Withdrew; IP = In Progress

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nibali signs two-year contract with Astana". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 2 August 2012. Retrieved 2 August 2012. "Nibali will take two of his Liquigas Cannondale teammates with him, Valerio Agnoli and Alessandro Vanotti." 
  2. ^ Tour de France results for Alessandro Vanotti

External links[edit]

Media related to Alessandro Vanotti at Wikimedia Commons