Laurent Fignon 1960-2010: In pictures

Laurent Fignon, Criterium International 1989

Laurent Fignon died from cancer, aged 50, on Tuesday, August 31. The French professional cyclist won the Tour de France in 1983 and 1984 and the Giro d'Italia in 1989.

Fignon also won Milan-San Remo (1988, 1989), La Flèche Wallonne (1986), Criterium International (1982, 1990), as well as stages of Paris-Nice and Vuelta a Espana among others.

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