Fausto Coppi and Hugo Koblet, Giro d’Italia 1953

Fausto Coppi and Hugo Koblet, Giro d’Italia 1953

Fausto Coppi and Hugo Koblet, Giro d’Italia 1953. Hugo Koblet, “Pédaleur de charme”, and Fausto Coppi, “Il Campionissimo”, two post-war era giants. They were good friends, until the Giro d’Italia 1953 edition. After that Giro, they would never speak to each other again. But, what happened?

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