Astana - the team formerly known as Liberty Seguros-Wurth - will return to the competition this Sunday at the Vattenfall Cyclassic Hamburg, with the same eight riders heading to the Tour of Germany. On Monday, July 31, Marino Lejarreta will direct a group of eight riders at the Circuito de Getxo "Memorial Ricardo Otxoa" in Spain.
Meanwhile, Active Bay is finishing negotiations with representatives from Astana to reach a definitive agreement in the sale of the team.
Riders for Vattenfall Cyclassic: Carlos Barredo, Assan Bazayev, Andrey Kashechkin, Sergio Paulinho, Josá Antonio Redondo, Luis León Sánchez, Alexander Vinokourov, Sergey Yakovlev
Riders for Deutschland-Tour: same as above
Riders for Circuito de Getxo: Carlos Abellán, Dariusz Baranowski, Aaron Kemps, Koen de Kort, Daniel Navarro, José Joaquín Rojas, Eladio Sánchez, Iván Santos