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Alfredo Binda
Personal information
Born (1902-08-11)11 August 1902
Cittiglio, Italy
Died 19 July 1986(1986-07-19) (aged 83)
Cittiglio, Italy
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber, classics specialist
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
2 individual stages (1930)
Giro d'Italia
General classification
(1925, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1933)
Mountains classification (1933)
41 individual stages (1925–1933)

One-day races and Classics

World Road Race Championships
(1927, 1930, 1932)
National Road Race Championships
(1926, 1927, 1928, 1929)
Giro di Lombardia
(1925, 1926, 1927, 1931)
Milan–San Remo (1929, 1931)
Giro del Piemonte (1926, 1927)

Alfredo Binda (11 August 1902 – 19 July 1986) was an Italian cyclist of the 1920s and 1930s. He was the first to win five editions of the Giro d'Italia, and a three-time world champion. In addition he won Milan–San Remo twice, and the Tour of Lombardy four times.

Later he would manage the Italian National team. Under him, Fausto Coppi, Gino Bartali and Gastone Nencini all triumphed at the Tour de France.

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