Pantani won the Giro d'Italia in 1998 over Pavel Tonkov of Russia and Giuseppe Guerini of Italy.
Pantani won the Tour de France in 1998 in front of Jan Ullrich of Germany and Bobby Julich of the USA.
In addition, Pantani was third in the Tour de France 1994 behind Miguel Indurain of Spain and Piotr Ugromov of Latvia.
Pantani was also third in the 1997 Tour de France behind Jan Ullrich of Germany and Richard Virenque of France.
In addition to his victory in the Giro d'Italia in 1999, Pantani was second in 1994 behind Evgeni Berzin of Russia and won the Mountains Jersey in 1998.