GIRO D’ITALIA: OUR LINE UP
The Sports Directors Luca Scinto and Luca Amoriello have announced the official line up of the team Wilier Triestina – Selle Italia for the 100th edition of the Giro d’Italia, the 9th for this sport’s group.
FILIPPO POZZATO – 7th Giro d’Italia for the #Maestro that is gonna be the leader of this young team. He won a stage in 2010 and he went really close to the double in the last edition in the stage of Cassano d’Adda.
JAKUB MARECZKO – Our sprinter has recently shown a great condition at the Tour of Bretagne where he came back after the injury occurred in the last stage of the Three Days of De Panne. 28 wins in career, 3 in this season and still looking for more.
MATTEO BUSATO – Third Giro d’Italia for the veneto rider that in 2015, year of his debut, finished in 2nd place the stage of Forlì. Many good placings in this season for a rider whose condition has improved race after race.
JULEN AMEZQUETA – The rider from Estela returns to the Giro d’Italia after a positive debut full of attacks. Brave climber, in this season he was on the spotlight at Milano – Sanremo where he was in a breakaway for more than 260 kms.
DANIEL FELIPE MARTINEZ – Born in 1996, the colombian climber is at his 2nd Giro d’Italia despite his young age. In the last month he was one of the protagonists at the Tour of the Alps.
CRISTIAN RODRIGUEZ – Another young rider, born in 1995. The 4th place at the Giro dell’Appennino says it all about his climbing qualities and about his improvements
ILIA KOSHEVOY – Belarussian climber with experience in a World Tour team, he will try to repeat good performances like the one in the 7th stage of Vuelta a Espana where he arrived in 2nd place on the uphill finish of La Alpujarra
EUGERT ZHUPA – Third Giro in a row for the National Champion of Albania that achieved a 2nd place at Le Tour of Bretagne of the last week. We are gonna see him often in the breakaways.
GIUSEPPE FONZI – Team spirit and generosity pushed the Sport Directors to bring him for the first time at the Giro d’Italia. In 2016 he was 4th in the general classification of the Tour of Taihu Lake