Alessandro Petacchi has been the name of one of the most popular sports person from Italy. He has earned a great name and fame as professional cyclist who has won a number of competitions in his career so far. Most of the popular world cycling titles have been bagged by this legendary cyclist from Italy. Very few people know that Petacchi started his career as a sprinter but later he turned towards cycling and created legend in this sport. Till now, Petacchi has won more than 50 titles which show the natural talent of this cyclist.