EVANS TO ONCE
Cadel Evans and Alan Davis will leave Mapei for Once. Evans got a lot of offers, also from Telekom, but he chose the spanish team of Manolo Saiz.
VUELTA WANTS SALVO
Index Alexia is invited to run Vuelta de Espana only if they bring the winner of the Giro d’Italia, Paolo Savoldelli. And it seems he will run it, but not for the final victory, but for win any stage.
TAKE THAT, JEAN-MARIE
And both Gilberto Simoni and Danilo Di Luca intend to race the Vuelta. After they didn’t run Tour de France, they want to show what Leblanc lost without them at the French race.
Saturday there will be the Giro del Veneto, and maybe also Michele Bartoli. He said that it will be the first race where he can try to win.
Dario Frigo said after the victory in the Zurich world cup that he wants to become a one-day rider and not try any more to win the Giro d’Italia.