Team BikeExchange (Italy) - Press Release: Team BikeExchange named its eight-rider Giro d’Italia squad today, built around Briton Simon Yates, who returns with high ambitions of adding a second Grand Tour title to his list of growing palmarès.
Yates, who finished eighth overall in 2019 and spent 13 days in the Maglia Rosa in 2018, has experience in challenging for a Grand Tour title, having won the 2018 Vuelta a España and finished seventh overall at the 2017 Tour de France. The Team BikeExchange leader will line-up older and wiser, with confidence in his preparation, after recently dominating the five-day Tour of the Alps.
Team BikeExchange at the 2021 Giro d’Italia:
- Michael Hepburn (AUS) 6th appearance
- Chris Juul-Jensen (DEN) 6th appearance
- Tanel Kangert (EST) 9th appearance
- Cameron Meyer (AUS) 6th appearance
- Mikel Nieve (SPA) 7th appearance
- Nick Schultz (AUS) Debut appearance
- Callum Scotson (AUS) Debut appearance
- Simon Yates (GBR) 4th appearance