Mario Cipollioni was a legend of the pro peloton for his sprinting ability. Tall and handsome, with long, almost silver hair, he was very popular in Italy and engendered several nicknames – The Lion King (Il Re Leone), Super Mario, and Cipo. He turned professional in 1989 and raced to April 2005, although he returned briefly in 2008. He was the fastest sprinter in the peloton throughout his career, and one of the fastest ever. His sprinting prowess brought him multiple stage wins in multi-day events but his difficulty in the mountains often caused him to abandon before the finish....
Mario в цифрах
Атланта 1996ИгрыРезультатВид спортаДисциплинаАтланта 1996
82CyclingRoad Race, Individual