Laurent Fignon, bicycle racer

Laurent Patrick Fignon 12 August 1960 – 31 August 2010) was a French professional road bicycle racer who won the Tour de France in 1983 and 1984 and the Giro d'Italia in 1989. He is former FICP World No. 1 in 1989. He nearly captured the Tour de France for a third time in 1989 before being edged by Greg LeMond by 8 seconds, the closest margin ever to decide the Tour.Fignon won many classic races, including taking Milan–San Remo back-to-back in 1988 and 1989. He died from cancer in 2010.

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  • Cycling: Laurent Fignon and Cyrille Guimard separate
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    Cycling: Laurent Fignon and Cyrille Guimard separate
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    07/01/1991Rights available
  • The cyclist Laurent Fignon tests his Ferrari 308 in Turbo
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    The cyclist Laurent Fignon tests his Ferrari 308 in Turbo
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    12/22/1990Rights managed