One day classic for climbers. As always all the climbing talent is here.
- Pogacar is back to defend his victory from last year
- Vingegaard will want to beat Pogacar again
MVDP is back after running into trouble with some kids in Australia(he decided he likes gravel now for some reason)
- Enric Mas is fresh after his win against Pogacar in the Giro del'Emilia
- strong group of others like Vlasov, Bilbao,
Yates bothers(Simon crashed, only Adam to start), Cosnefroy, Bardet and Goudu, Pinot, ...
- Last race in his long career for the legend that is Valverde!
- Last race in his long career for the legend that is Nibali! And since the race is in Italy expect a lot of tifosi and support for Nibali.
Top competitors for Il Lombardia 2022 are Tadej Pogačar, Julian Alaphilippe and João Almeida.
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Live video stream available on Eurosport/GCN.
Full startlist (not yet final):
Competing teams and riders for Il Lombardia 2022. Top competitors are Alejandro Valverde, Vincenzo Nibali and Bauke Mollema.