1965 Giro di Lombardia

1965 Giro di Lombardia
Race details
Date October 16, 1965
Distance 266 km (165.3 mi)
Winning time 6h 47' 00"
Winner  Tom Simpson (GBR) (Rapha-Gitane-Dunlop)
Second  Gerben Karstens (NED) (Carpano)
Third  Jean Stablinski (FRA) (Ford France-Gitane-Dunlop)

The 1965 Giro di Lombardia cycling race took place on October 16, 1965, and was won by Rapha-Gitane-Dunlop's Tom Simpson, becoming the first British winner. It was the 59th edition of the Giro di Lombardia "monument" classic race.[1]


Cyclist Team Time
1  Tom Simpson (GBR) Rapha-Gitane-Dunlop 6h 47' 00"
2  Gerben Karstens (NED) Televizier +3' 11"
3  Jean Stablinski (FRA) Ford France-Gitane-Dunlop s.t.
4  Franco Bitossi (ITA) Filotex s.t.
5  Gianni Motta (ITA) Molteni s.t.
6  Raymond Poulidor (FRA) Mercier- Hutchinson-BP s.t.
7  Michele Dancelli (ITA) Molteni s.t.
8  Jacques Anquetil (FRA) Ford France-Gitane-Lejeune s.t.
9  Guido Marcello Mugnaini (ITA) Maino s.t.
10  Willy Monty (BEL) Pelforth-Sauvage-Lejeune s.t.


  1. McGann, Bill; McGann, Carol. "1965 Giro di Lombardia results". BikeRaceInfo. Cherokee Village, AR: McGann Publishing. Retrieved 27 May 2015.

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