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New Kit For UAE Team Emirates – Gallery And Video

PeloPic: At the start of the 2017 season, UAE Team Emirates, or as it was known then; UAE-Abu Dhabi, was a late entrant to the WorldTour as the team nearly didn’t happen due to a last minute sponsor problem. In the end Giuseppe Saronni and his sports group pulled it all together in two months. In February, just before the Abu Dhabi Tour, which was won by Rui Costa, Emirates was announced as co-sponsor of the team, together with more co-sponsors such as ADS and IGG.

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The three new recruits – Martin, Kristoff and Aru

For the 2018 season UAE Team Emirates has strengthened their roster with the arrival of European champion Alexander Kristoff, Italian champion and 2015 Vuelta a España winner Fabio Aru and Daniel Martin, Lombardia and Liege winner. The team has also added more power to the support riders with the addition of Rory Sutherland from Movistar and Sven Erik Bystrøm from Katusha-Alpecin.

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Fabio Aru training in his new kit

UAE Team Emirates 2018 roster:
Anass Ait el Abdia, Fabio Aru, Darwin Atapuma, Matteo Bono, Sven Erik Bystrøm, Simone Consonni, Valerio Conti, Rui Costa, Kristijan Durasek, Roberto Ferrari, Filippo Ganna, Alexander Kristoff, Vegard Stake Laengen, Marco Marcato, Daniel Martin, Yousif Mirza, Manuele Mori, Simone Petilli, Jan Polanc, Edward Ravasi, Aleksandr Riabushenko, Rory Sutherland, Ben Swift, Oliviero Troia, and Diego Ulissi.

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Dan Martin in UAE Team Emirates colors

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UAE Team Emirates stars

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Yousif Mirza Alhammadi – Emirati road and time trial champion

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Fabio Aru in his Italian road champs jersey – Although this isn’t the final design

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Big things for Dan Martin in 2018

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Team leaders Aru, Kristoff and Martin

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Kristoff with matching Colnago

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Team stars: Aru, Ulissi, Kristoff, Costa and Martin

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European champion Alexander Kristoff

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