Three-time Giro d'Italia winner Fiorenzo Magni dies

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Fiorenzo Magni died today at the age of 91 in Monza, Italy. The Italian cyclist won the Giro d'Italia and the Tour of Flanders three times each, and seven stages in the Tour de France.

Italian media reported this morning, amid the Lance Armstrong doping fallout, that Magni died in his sleep. His professional career stretched from 1940 to 1956, spanning the Second World War. During that time, he spent nine days in the leader's yellow jersey at the Tour de France.

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