Cofidis deploys a competitive line-up at Tour of Oman 2017. In facts the French team strives for taking prestigious results both in sprint finishes and in up-hill arrivals. In order to fulfill the first assignment Nacer Bouhanni is the one in charge of: the Frenchman wants to deliver the Dubai Tour’s sprints and so finally returning to victory. Jesus Herrada, instead, is the man appointed of burning his matches on the Green Mountain stage, finalising the excellent shape shown at the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana. Belgian Bert van Lergerghe, Spanish Daniel Navarro and French Loic Chetout, Cyril Lemoine and Nicolas Edet are accompanying the two leaders over the middle-eastern stage race.