Team Sky Presents Roster for Tour de France 2011
Team Sky Procycling earlier today presented its nine-man roster for the 2011 Tour de France, starting on July 2 at the Passage du Gois.
by Germany's reigning National Road Race Champion Christian Knees, who will be riding in his ninth Grand Tour, and Simon Gerrans, a previous stage winner in all three Grand Tours. Gerrans won a Tour de France stage while riding for Cervelo TestTeam.
"There is a great blend of experience and youth in our squad. As well as riders like Bradley, Flecha, Simon, Christian and Xabier who have ridden the Grand Tours on numerous occasions, the line up also includes some of the pro road cycling peloton's brightest young talents in Edvald, Geraint, Rigoberto and Ben. We have a really exciting team that can't wait for the 2nd of July."
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