Simoni Back For Hamburg WC
– Reported byteam Saeco –
A super Saeco team for the Hamburg World Cup on Sunday With Simoni making his official come back to racing
“Were going to Germany with the intention of doing well and of being in the action.” That is how Saeco-Longoni sport team manager Claudio Corti announced the teams? plans for the HEW Cyclassics Cup on Sunday, the first race of the summer part of the UCI World Cup.
“We were unfairly left out of the Tour de France but we are still one of the most in-form teams at the moment and in Germany we will field the strongest riders we have.”
After being absolved of the events at the Giro d?Italia, Gilberto Simoni will return to racing as part of the team at Hamburg. Expected to get a result in the race are Italian champion Salvatore Commesso, Danilo Di Luca, Igor Astarloa and Mirko Celestino (respectively first and second in the recent Brixia tour race in Italy). Other riders in the team will be Fabio Sacchi, and Germans Christian Wegmann and Joerg Ludewig.