Graziano Battistini

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Graziano Battistini
Personal information
Full name Graziano Battistini
Born (1936-05-12)12 May 1936
Fosdinovo, Italy
Died 22 January 1994(1994-01-22) (aged 57)
Arcola, Italy
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Major wins
2 stages Tour de France
2 stages Giro d'Italia
Infobox last updated on
9 July 2008

Graziano Battistini (Fosdinovo, 12 May 1936 — Arcola, 22 January 1994) was an Italian professional road bicycle racer. In 1960, Battistini won two stages in the Tour de France, and finished in second place in the general classification.

Palmarès[edit]

1959
Giro d'Italia:
7th place overall classification
1960
Coppa Sabatini
GP Saice
Tour de France:
Winner stages 7 and 16
2nd place overall classification
1962
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 2
Leading general classification for four days
8th place overall classification
1963
Giro d'Italia:
9th place overall classification
1965
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 20

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