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Strade Bianche 2018 Definitive Startlist

An all-star line up has been revealed for the Strade Bianche 2018.  The race across the white gravel roads of Tuscany, which is now into its twelfth edition, is the opening event of the Italian World Tour calendar. All 18 World Teams will participate, in addiction to three Professional teams Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini, Androni-Sidermec-Bottecchia and Veranda’s Willems-Crelan. Last year’s winner Michal Kwiatkowski of Team Sky will return to defend his title against the likes of Greg van Avermaet and Peter Sagan, who will be wearing the rainbow stripes for the third year running at this race. The parterre of Strade Bianche 2018 pretenders includes three-time cyclo-cross world-champion Wout van Aert, who will be riding for Veranda’s Willems – Crelan, which has recently received the invitation to take part to the Tuscan race.

Strade Bianche 2018 Official Startlist

TEAM SKY ✓
1 KWIATKOWSKI Michal
2 DOULL Owain
3 BASSO Leonardo
4 GOLAS Michal
5 MOSCON Gianni
6 PUCCIO Salvatore
7 WISNIOWSKI Lukasz

AG2R LA MONDIALE ✓
11 BARDET Romain
12 DILLIER Silvan
13 DUPONT Hubert
14 VENTURINI Clement
15 JAUREGUI Quentin
16 LATOUR Pierre Roger
17 MONTAGUTI Matteo

ANDRONI – SIDERMEC ✓
21 BISOLTI Alessandro
22 VENDRAME Andrea
23 BENFATTO Marco
24 BONUSI Raffaello
25 FRAPPORTI Mattia
26 RIVERA Kevin
27 SPREAFICO Matteo

ASTANA PRO TEAM ✓
31 MOSER Moreno
32 CATALDO Dario
33 GATTO Oscar
34 GRIVKO Andrey
35 KORSÆTH Truls
36 LUTSENKO Alexey
37 VILLELLA Davide

BAHRAIN – MERIDA ✓
41 NIBALI Vincenzo
42 BOLE Grega
43 COLBRELLI Sonny
44 PADUN Mark
45 KOREN Kristijan
46 MOHORIC Matej
47 VISCONTI Giovanni

BMC RACING TEAM ✓
51 VAN AVERMAET Greg
52 BETTIOL Alberto
53 VENTOSO Francisco
54 CARUSO Damiano
55 KÜNG Stefan
56 SCHÄR Michael
57 VLIEGEN Loïc

BORA – HANSGROHE ✓
61 SAGAN Peter
62 BODNAR Maciej
63 BURGHARDT Marcus
64 MÜHLBERGER Gregor
65 OSS Daniel
66 PFINGSTEN Christoph
67 SARAMOTINS Aleksejs

FDJ ✓
71 ARMIRAIL Bruno
72 MADOUAS Valentin
73 DUCHESNE Antoine
74 PREIDLER Georg
75 LADAGNOUS Matthieu
76 ROY Jérémy
77 VINCENT Léo

LOTTO SOUDAL ✓
81 BENOOT Tiesj
82 CAMPENAERTS Victor
83 DEBUSSCHERE Jens
84 KEUKELEIRE Jens
85 MAES Nicolas
86 MARCZYNSKI Tomasz
87 VAN DER SANDE Tosh

MITCHELTON – SCOTT ✓
91 DURBRIDGE Luke
92 TUFT Svein
93 HEPBURN Michael
94 HAIG Jack
95 JUUL JENSEN Christopher
96 IMPEY Daryl
97 VERONA Carlos

MOVISTAR TEAM ✓
101 AMADOR Andrey
102 OLIVEIRA Nelson
103 VALVERDE Alejandro
104 BENNATI Daniele
105 BETANCUR Carlos
106 MATOS Nuno
107 ROJAS José

NIPPO – VINI FANTINI ✓
111 LOBATO Juan José
112 BOU Joan
113 CIMA Damiano
114 GROSU Eduard Micheal
115 HATSUYAMA Sho
116 PONZI Simone
117 TIZZA Marco

QUICK-STEP FLOORS ✓
121 GILBERT Philippe
122 CAPECCHI Eros
123 GAVIRIA RENDON Fernando
124 KEISSE Iljo
125 SCHACHMANN Maximilian
126 SERRY Pieter
127 STYBAR Zdenek

TEAM DIMENSION DATA ✓
131 BOASSON HAGEN Edvald
132 O’CONNOR Ben
133 KUDUS Merhawi
134 EISEL Bernhard
135 THWAITES Scott
136 VAN ZYL Johann
137 VERMOTE Julien

TEAM EF EDUCATION FIRST ✓
141 VANMARCKE Sep
142 MAGNUSSON Kim
143 CLARKE Simon
144 HOWES Alex
145 MORENO Daniel
146 PHINNEY Taylor
147 VAN ASBROECK Tom

TEAM KATUSHA ALPECIN ✓
151 BELKOV Maxim
152 MATHIS Marco
153 HAAS Nathan
154 GONÇALVES José
155 KUZNETSOV Viacheslav
156 RESTREPO Jonathan
157 SCHMIDT Mads Würtz

TEAM LOTTO NL – JUMBO ✓
161 KRUIJSWIJK Steven
162 BATTAGLIN Enrico
163 BENNETT George
164 DE TIER Floris
165 ROGLIC Primoz
166 KUSS Sepp
167 WYNANTS Maarten

TEAM SUNWEB ✓
171 DUMOULIN Tom
172 ANDERSEN Søren Kragh
173 ARNDT Nikias
174 GESCHKE Simon
175 KÄMNA Lennard
176 HOFSTEDE Lennard
177 TEN DAM Laurens

TREK – SEGAFREDO ✓
181 BRAMBILLA Gianluca
182 ALAFACI Eugenio
183 FELLINE Fabio
184 GOGL Michael
185 PEDERSEN Mads
186 STUYVEN Jasper
187 VAN POPPEL Boy

UAE TEAM EMIRATES ✓
191 ULISSI Diego
192 CONTI Valerio
193 MARCATO Marco
194 MORI Manuele
195 NIEMIEC Przemyslaw
196 POLANC Jan
197 RIABUSHENKO Aleksandr

VERANDAS WILLEMS – CRELAN ✓
201 VAN AERT Wout
202 DE BIE Sean
203 DEVOLDER Stijn
204 DE WITTE Mathias
205 DUIJN Hubertus Martinus
206 DE BONDT Dries
207 TANNER David

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