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Nicknamed the Classica delle foglie morte (“the Classic of the falling (dead) leaves”), Il Lombardia is y the last of the five ‘Monuments’ of the season.

Here info on the race and the links to the best articles on the race.

Photo Credit: CAuldPhoto

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Tadej Pogačar’s victory in the Tour of Lombardy

—Il Lombardia—demonstrated the full range of his abilities, as he climbed, descended and sprinted his way to victory. Incredibly, however, there are already other young talents, following hot on his heels. By Jeremy Whittle @ pelotonmagazine.com

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🇮🇹 Te Deum Pogacar!

Luminosa vittoria a chiudere una stagione da record per Tadej: dopo Tirreno, Liegi e Tour, è suo anche il Lombardia; battuto uno straordinario Fausto Masnada. Podio per Adam Yates su Roglic, Valverde e Alaphilippe. By Marco Grassi @ cicloweb.it

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The Official Startlist:

Follow link @ procyclingstats

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Il Lombardia: climbs details and the last kms

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10 riders to watch at Il Lombardia 2021

Alaphilippe, Roglic, Evenepoel, Pogacar among our favourites for Saturday’s race. By Daniel Ostanek @ cyclingnews.com

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New Il Lombardia route could inspire long-range attacks

Dossena and Passo Ganda expected to blow race open. By Stephen Farrand  @cyclingnews.com

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What the Hell Is Happening to Lombardia?

New-look Falling Leaves Classic unveiled… do we like it? By Chris Fontecchio. I am not a traditionalist by nature, not for everything, but Cycling needs its cornerstones probably more than most sports. @cafepodium

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