Paolo Savoldelli

Paolo Savoldelli (* 7. May 1973) is an Italian wheel running driver. Savoldelli began 1996 its professional career at the team Roslotto ZG Mobili.

It is considered as a mountain specialist and as a very good Abfahrer. Therefore its pointed name IL reads falco - the falcon. Its largest success was 1998 and 1999 the victory with the Trentinorundfahrt, 1999 the second place with the giro d'Italia, 2000 the victory with the route de Romandie and 2002 and 2005 two total victories with the giro d'Italia.

In the years 2003 and 2004 he belonged to the team Telekom/team T-mobile . It collided to at the beginning of of 2003 with motorcycle and suffered a Kiefer and a nasal bone break and a splintering at a Halswirbel. Injury a participation in the route de France was not possible in the years 2003 and 2004 for Savoldelli.

Starting from the season 2005 Savoldelli drove in the cycle racing team Discovery Channel pro Cycling team at the side from Lance Armstrong. To 20. July 2005 won Savoldelli the 17. Stage of the route de France 2005.

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