Elia Viviani

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Elia Viviani
2015 UEC Track Elite European Championships 301.JPG
Personal information
Born (1989-02-07) 7 February 1989 (age 28)
Isola della Scala, Italy
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)
Team information
Current team Team Sky
Discipline Road and track
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Amateur team(s)
2008–2010 Marchiol–Liquigas–Site
Professional team(s)
2010–2014 Liquigas–Doimo
2015– Team Sky
Major wins

Grand Tours

Giro d'Italia
1 individual stage (2015)

Elia Viviani (born 7 February 1989) is an Italian racing cyclist, who rides for Team Sky.[1] On 10 May 2015, Viviani grabbed his first Grand Tour stage victory at the Giro d'Italia, winning stage 2 in a bunch sprint before Moreno Hofland and André Greipel.[2][3]

In August 2016 Viviani won gold in the omnium at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

Viviani at the 2016 Rio Olympics omnium competition
Track
2006
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Scratch race, UEC European Junior Track Championships
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Madison, UCI Junior Track World Championships
2007
UEC European Junior Track Championships
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Points race
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Madison
National Junior Track Championships
1st MaillotItalia.svg Team pursuit
1st MaillotItalia.svg Team sprint
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Scratch race
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Team pursuit, UCI Junior Track World Championships
2008
UEC European Under–23 Track Championships
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Scratch
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Omnium
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Team pursuit
2009
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Scratch race, UEC European Under–23 Track Championships
2010
1st MaillotItalia.svg Omnium, National Track Championships
2011
UEC European Under–23 Track Championships
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Omnium
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Points race
2nd Silver medal europe.svg Madison (with Davide Cimolai)
National Championships
1st MaillotItalia.svg Individual pursuit
1st MaillotItalia.svg Madison (with Davide Cimolai)
1st MaillotItalia.svg Points race
2nd Silver medal europe.svg Scratch race
2nd Silver medal europe.svg Team pursuit
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Kilo
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Scratch race, UCI Track World Championships
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Omnium, UEC European Track Championships
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Omnium (Astana), UCI Track World Cup
2012
UEC European Track Championships
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Points race
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Madison (with Angelo Ciccone)
3rd Bronze medal europe.svg Team pursuit
2013
UEC European Track Championships
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Points race
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Madison (with Liam Bertazzo)
National Track Championships
1st MaillotItalia.svg Madison (with Michele Scartezzini)
1st MaillotItalia.svg Points race
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Individual pursuit
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Kilo
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Scratch
2014
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Omnium, UEC European Track Championships
National Track Championships
1st MaillotItalia.svg Omnium
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Individual pursuit
2015
1st UEC Champion Jersey.svg Omnium, UEC European Track Championships
1st Six Days of Fiorenzuola (with Alex Buttazzoni)
UCI Track World Championships
2nd Silver medal blank.svg Madison (with Marco Coledan)
3rd Bronze medal blank.svg Omnium
2016
1st Gold medal olympic.svg Omnium, Olympic Games
1st Six Days of Fiorenzuola (with Michele Scartezzini)
3rd Six Days of Ghent (with Iljo Keisse)
Road
2009
4th ZLM Tour
7th La Côte Picarde
2010
1st Memorial Marco Pantani
1st Binche–Tournai–Binche
1st Stage 7 Vuelta a Cuba
1st Stage 7 Tour of Turkey
3rd Gran Premio Città di Misano – Adriatico
7th Overall Circuit Franco-Belge
2011
1st Gran Premio della Costa Etruschi
1st Tour de Mumbai I
1st Coppa Città di Stresa
USA Pro Cycling Challenge
1st Stages 4 & 5
Giro di Padania
1st Points classification
1st Sprints classification
1st Stage 2
1st Stage 4 Tour of Beijing
1st Stage 2 Tour of Slovenia
2nd Tour de Mumbai II
2012
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Giro della Provincia di Reggio Calabria
1st Jersey white.svg Young rider classification
1st Stages 1 & 2
1st Gran Premio della Costa Etruschi
1st Stage 6 Tour de San Luis
1st Stage 2a Settimana Internazionale di Coppi e Bartali
1st Stage 1 Tour of Beijing
2nd Memorial Marco Pantani
2013
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Tour of Elk Grove
1st Stages 2 & 3
1st Dutch Food Valley Classic
1st Stage 2 Critérium du Dauphiné
1st Stage 1 Tour of Britain
5th Vattenfall Cyclassics
7th GP Ouest–France
7th Grand Prix de Fourmies
2014
1st Coppa Bernocchi
Tour of Turkey
1st Stages 5 & 7
1st Stage 3 Settimana Internazionale di Coppi e Bartali
1st Stage 4 Tour of Slovenia
1st Stage 4 USA Pro Challenge
2nd Brussels Cycling Classic
3rd Grand Prix de Fourmies
9th RideLondon–Surrey Classic
Giro d'Italia
Held Jersey red.svg after Stages 5 & 6
2015
Giro d'Italia
1st Stage 2
Held Jersey red.svg after Stages 2–5, 7–9, 13–16
Tour of Britain
1st Stages 1, 3 & 8
Abu Dhabi Tour
1st Jersey green.svg Points classification
1st Stages 2 & 4
1st Stage 1 Eneco Tour
1st Stage 2 Dubai Tour
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Tour de Romandie
2nd Trofeo Santanyi–Ses Salines–Campos
3rd Kuurne–Brussels–Kuurne
2016
1st Stage 2 Dubai Tour
1st Stage 2 Three Days of De Panne
2017
1st Stage 3 Tour de Romandie
2nd Scheldeprijs
5th Overall Dubai Tour
9th Milan–San Remo

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 119 145 125 DNF
A yellow jersey Tour de France 162
A red jersey Vuelta a España 128
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

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