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Lombardia PEZ: Arrivaderci da Bergamo

'Goodbye from Bergamo' - seems a fitting title for the last race of the pro cycling season "proper". While riders and fans enjoy the last-day-of-school atmosphere, I was living out a wish that's been in the making for almost 10 years - to chase Il Lombardia myself.

Giro dell’Emilia 2014: Roadside As the Season Ends

Roadside Report: The last race chase of the year was this past weekend in Italy for our race chaser Alessandro at the beautiful semi-classic, Giro dell'Emilia. The iconic arches in Bologna and the difficult finishing circuit with its demanding climb always make for a great race and a very crowd friendly event where this year Davide Rebellin at 43 years old turned back the hands of time to take the victory.

Roadside Lombardia: A Fall Chase

Roadside Report: The Giro di Lombardia is always a highlight of the year for our Italian superfan Alessandro and this year he was fortunate enought to experience a perfect fall day instead of the rain of previous editions. Here's the story of his day out chasing the 'Race of the Falling Leaves'

Lombardia Lowdown: Taking A Chance

Race Analysis: With Dan Martin taking a well deserved victory in the Giro di Lombardia yesterday Lee Rodgers takes a look back at the action and studies that rare breed of rider - an attacker who took a chance and won!

Lombardia EuroTrash Monday!

Oct 06, 2014 - The full Il Lombardia ‘play-back’ with race report, rider comments and video to keep the Lombardy feel going through Monday. Results from Tour de l’Eurométropole, Sparkassen Münsterland Giro and Gieten cross, plus lots of team, race and rider news. A large EuroTrash cappuccino.

EuroTrash Lombardia Thursday!

Oct 02, 2014 - Il Lombardia is on Sunday and we preview the 'race of the falling leaves' in today's EuroTrash; the course and the teams. In other cycling news: Milano-Turino race report and comments, team and race news and the bad news of a new dope case. All the latest news in a packed EuroTrash.

Il Lombardia: The PEZ Preview

Race Preview: The race of the falling leaves, or in Italian ‘la classica delle fog lie morte’. The Tour of Lombardy has a new course this year, but it will still have the top riders fighting it out on a tough profile. Ed Hood takes a look at the runners and riders for Sundays big end of season race.