Gabriele Bosisio

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Gabriele Bosisio
Personal information
Full nameGabriele Bosisio
Born (1980-08-06) 6 August 1980 (age 38)
Lecco, Italy
Team information
Current teamSzuper Beton
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
2003–2007Tenax
2008–2009LPR Brakes–Ballan
2012–2013Utensilnord–Named
Major wins
Grand Tour (cycling)
Giro d'Italia
1 stage (2008)

One-day races and Classics

Giro del Lazio (2007)

Gabriele Bosisio (born 6 August 1980 in Lecco) is a retired Italian professional road bicycle racer. Bosisio rode for Tenax between 2003 and 2005 and for UCI Professional Continental team LPR Brakes–Ballan between 2008 and 2009.

On 6 October 2009 it was announced that he had failed a drugs test.[1] On 28 April 2010, it was announced that he would be suspended from professional cycling for 2 years. He was provisionally suspended by the UCI on 6 October, and his ban ended on 5 October 2011.[2] After completing his ban, Bosisio signed with Utensilnord–Named for the 2012 season.[3]

Palmarès[edit]

2005
8th overall Bayern-Rundfahrt
2006
8th overall Milano–Torino
2007
1st, Giro del Lazio
1st, Stage 1 Test Event Beijing 2008
8th overall Milano–Torino
2008
1st, Giro d'Oro
1st, stage 7, 2008 Giro d'Italia
2009
2nd, Italian national time trial championship

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bosisio tests positive for EPO
  2. ^ "Bosisio banned for two years". Cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 30 April 2010.
  3. ^ "Utensilnord Named (UNA) - IRL". UCI Continental Circuits. Union Cycliste Internationale. Retrieved 13 January 2012.
  4. ^ http://www.cyclingbase.com/palcoureurs.php?id=3084&idtitle=1

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