The 112th edition of the Tour of Lombardy will be held on Saturday the 13th of October, 2018. The fifth of cycling’s five Monuments is the last illustrious European race of the season. Given the time of year, Il Lombardia has been nicknamed the Race of the Falling Leaves. Reportedly, the race will be played out on the same route as last year – start in Bergamo, finish in Como, over 240 kilometres. (Slideshow route/profile)
Vincenzo Nibali is title holder. Last year, he attacked just before cresting the Civiglio, which was the penultimate climb. He widened the gap on descent and soloed to victory. Julian Alaphilippe and Gianni Moscon rounded out the podium.
Tour of Lombardy 2018: Famous climbs, and more
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