Pierino Baffi

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Pierino Baffi
Personal information
Full name Pierino Baffi
Born (1930-09-15)15 September 1930
Vailate, Italy
Died 27 March 1985(1985-03-27) (aged 54)
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1954–1956
1957
1958
1959
1960
1961
1962
1963–1964
1965
1966
Nivea-Fuchs
Arbos-Bif Welter
Chlorodont-Leo
Ignis-Frejus
Ignis
Fides
Ghigi
Molteni
Bianchi-Mobylette
G.B.C.
Major wins
Giro d'Italia, 4 stages
Tour de France, 5 stages
Vuelta a España, 4 stages
Infobox last updated on
4 December 2007

Pierino Baffi (15 September 1930 – 27 March 1985) was an Italian road bicycle racer from Vailate. In 1958 he won stages in all three of the Grand Tours, becoming the second cyclist (after Miguel Poblet) to won stages in all three of the Grand Tours in the same year. As of 2008, this has only been repeated by Alessandro Petacchi in 2003. Pierino Baffi was the father of Adriano Baffi, who was a cyclist too.

Palmarès[edit]

1955
1st, Stages 6 & 9, Vuelta a España
1956
1st, Giro di Romagna
1st, Milano–Vignola
1st, Stage 10, Giro d'Italia
1957
1st, Stages 8 & 19, Tour de France
1958
1st, Stage 12, Giro d'Italia
1st, Stages 10, 16 & 24, Tour de France
1st, Stages 3 & 14, Vuelta a España
1959
1st, Milano-Mantua
1st, Stage 9, Paris–Nice
1st, Stage 7b, Roma-Naples-Roma
1960
1st, Giro dell'Emilia
1st, Trofeo Fenaroli
1st, Stage 6, Giro d'Italia
1st, Stage 4a, Roma-Naples-Roma
1962
1st, Coppa Bernocchi
1st, Milano-Mantua
1st, Trofeo Matteotti
1963
1st, Trofeo Matteotti
1st, Stage 2, Giro d'Italia
1st, Stage 1 & 4, Tour de Luxembourg

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