The Cyclingnews guide to 2018-2019 rider transfers

Index to UCI WorldTeams' trades and extensions

The transfer merry-go-round is up and spinning, and as teams announce the riders who will leave them and those who will join them, as well as those riders whose services they've retained, we'll update our list with those latest movers and non-movers.

UCI WorldTeams

AG2R La Mondiale
In:
 Geoffrey Bouchard (neo-pro), Aurelien Paret-Peintre (neo-pro), Dorian Godon (Cofidis)
Out: Cyril Gautier (Vital Concept)
Extended: Benoit Cosnefroy, Alexandre Geniez, Clement Chevrier, Quentin Jauregui, and Nans Peters, Samuel Dumoulin, Hubert Dupont, Alexis Gougeard, Gediminas Bagdonas, Stijn Vandenbergh

Astana Pro Team
In:
Yuriy Natarov (neo-pro), Manuele Boaro (Bahrain-Merida), Davide Ballerini (Androni Giocattoli Sidermec)
Out: Michael Valgren (Dimension Data), Jesper Hansen (Cofidis)
Extended: Alexey Lutsenko, Laurens De Vreese

Bahrain-Merida
In:
Dylan Teuns (BMC Racing), Phil Bauhaus (Sunweb), Marcel Sieberg (Lotto-Soudal), Stephen Williams (neo-pro), Rohan Dennis (BMC Racing), Damiano Caruso (BMC Racing), Jan Tratnik (CCC Sprandi Polkowice)
Out: Manuele Boaro (Astana)
Extended: Hermann Pernsteiner, Sonny Colbrelli

BMC Racing [becomes still-to-be-named CCC-sponsored team in 2019]
In: Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Wanty-Groupe Gobert), Will Barta (Hagens Berman Axeon), Serge Pauwels (Dimension Data), Simon Geschke (Sunweb), Szymon Sajnok (CCC Sprandi Polkowice)
Out: Dylan Teuns (Bahrain-Merida), Danilo Wyss (Dimension Data), Alberto Bettiol (EF Education First-Drapac), Simon Gerrans (retires), Loïc Vliegen (Wanty-Groupe Gobert), Tejay van Garderen (EF Education First-Drapac), Rohan Dennis (Bahrain-Merida), Stefan Kung (Groupama-FDJ).
Extended: Greg Van Avermaet, Michael Schar, Nathan Van Hooydonck, Alessandro De Marchi, Joey Rosskopf

Bora-Hansgrohe
In:
Out:
Extended:

Dimension Data
In:
Danilo Wyss (BMC Racing), Michael Valgren (Astana), Roman Kreuziger (Mitchelton-Scott), Stefan De Bod (neo-pro), Rasmus TIlller (Team Joker).
Out: Serge Pauwels (BMC Racing)
Extended: Ben O'Connor

EF Education First-Drapac
In:
Alberto Bettiol (BMC Racing), Tejay van Garderen (BMC Racing), James Whelan (neo-pro), Julius van den Bergh (neo-pro)
Out: Pierre Rolland (Vital Concept)
Extended: Matti Breschel, Sebastian Langeveld, Sep Vanmarcke

Groupama-FDJ
In:
Stefan Kung (BMC Racing)
Out:
Jeremy Roy (retires), Arthur Vichot (Vital Concept)
Extended:
Antoine Duchesne, Arnaud Démare, David Gaudu, Olivier Le Gac, Marc Sarreau, Mathieu Ladagnous, Jacopo Guarnieri

Katusha-Alpecin
In:
Jens Debusschere (Lotto Soudal)
Out:
Extended:
Willie Smit, Viacheslav Kuznetsov, Jenthe Biermans, Alex Dowsett, Marco Haller, Reto Hollenstein, Nils Politt, Mads Wurtz Schmidt, Rick Zabel.

LottoNL-Jumbo
In:
Jonas Vingegaard Rasmussen (neo-pro), Lennard Hofstede (Sunweb)
Out:
Extended:
Robert Gesink, George Bennett, Antwan Tolhoek, Floris De Tier, Amund Grondahl Jansen, Steven Kruijswijk, Maarten Wynants

Lotto Soudal
In:
Caleb Ewan (Mitchelton-Scott), Gerben Thijssen (neo-pro)
Out:
André Greipel (Fortuneo-Samsic), Marcel Sieberg (Bahrain-Merida), Jens Debusschere (Katusha-Alpecin)
Extended: Thomas De Gendt, Tim Wellens, Tosh Van der Sande, Rémy Mertz, Enzo Wouters

Mitchelton-Scott
In:
Robert Stannard (neo-pro), Callum Scotson (neo-pro)
Out:
Caleb Ewan (Lotto Soudal), Carlos Verona (Movistar), Roman Kreuziger (Dimension Data).
Extended:
Adam Yates, Simon Yates, Jack Haig

Movistar Team
In:
Carlos Verona (Mitchelton-Scott)
Out:
Extended:
Marc Soler

Quick-Step Floors
In:
Remco Evenepoel (neo-pro)
Out:
Extended:
Yves Lampaert

Team Sky
In: 
Out:
Extended:

Team Sunweb
In:
Cees Bol (neo-pro), Max Kanter (neo-pro), Joris Nieuwenhuis (neo-pro)
Out:
 Phil Bauhaus (Bahrain-Merida), Roy Curvers (retires), Simon Geschke (BMC/CCC)
Extended:
Chris Hamilton

Trek-Segafredo
In:
Matteo Moschetti (neo-pro)
Out:
Grégory Rast (retires)
Extended: Mads Pedersen, Jasper Stuyven, Markel Irizar, Koen de Kort, Fumiyuki Beppu

UAE Team Emirates
In:
Out:
Extended:

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