Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank adds Duggan and Petrov, re-signs with Miyazawa

[14.11 12:14] Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank has added another three names for their 2013 roster. American Timmy Duggan and Russian Evgeny Petrov have agreed to deals of respectively one year and two years with the Danish based team. Japanese Takashi Miyazawa has renewed his contract for another year. 30 year old Timmy Duggan won the U.S. National Road Race Champion in 2012 while riding for Liquigas. … [Read more...]

Lund and Cantwell Staying With Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank

Anders Lund and Jonathan Cantwell will continue their careers at Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank. The Danish all-rounder and the Australian sprinter have renewed their contracts for 2013. Anders Lund was part of the team's Spring Classic campaign, and the 27 year old represented Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank in the Giro d'Italia as well as having his debut in the Tour de France. 30 year old Jonathan Cantwell … [Read more...]

Sutherland joins Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank

[01.10 14:04] Rory Sutherland will join Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank. The 30 year old Australian has signed a contract for 2013 and 2014 and will be joining from American Pro Continental team Unitedhealthcare Pro Cycling. Rory Sutherland is a great allrounder with both climbing abilities and a strong finish. This has led him to overall victories in Tour of Gila and Tour de Beauce this season as well … [Read more...]

Bennati joins Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank

Experienced Italian Daniele Bennati will join Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank. The 31 year old sprinter has signed a contract with the team for the coming two seasons. Bennati comes off a fine Vuelta a Espana, which saw him winning stage 18 to Valladolid adding to his career total of more than 10 stage wins in all three Grand Tours, Giro d'Italia, Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana. At the same time … [Read more...]

Hernandez and Noval staying with Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank

[12.09 12:58] The two Spaniards Jesus Hernandez and Benjamin Noval have both agreed to new contracts with Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank. 30 year old Hernandez has signed a new three year deal, while 33 year old Noval has agreed to a one year deal with the Danish based outfit. Both Jesus Hernandez and Benjamin Noval played a vital role in Alberto Contador's win in this year's Vuelta a Espana as loyal … [Read more...]

Mørkøv stays with Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank

[21.08 12:47] Michael Mørkøv has signed a new contract with Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank. The 27 year old Dane has agreed to an extension of three years tying him to the team until 2016. Team owner Bjarne Riis never doubted to offer the aggressive rider a new deal following an excellent debut in the Tour de France. Mørkøv wore the polka dot jersey from stage one to six, was awarded the most … [Read more...]