By Monika Prell Team Caisse d'Epargne announced its roster of riders for Sunday's Vattenfall...
By Monika Prell
Team Caisse d'Epargne announced its roster of riders for Sunday's Vattenfall Cyclassics in the German town of Hamburg. The team includes the same riders who have competed in the Deutschland-Tour, where David LÃ³pez finished third.
Manager Eusebio UnzuÃ¨ also announced the riders who will contest the Tour de Limousin from August 21-24 as well as 10 riders on the pre-selection list for the Vuelta a EspaÃ±a. Eventually, the roster will be narrowed to nine riders. This list confirms the absence of Alejandro Valverde, who will instead prepare for the World Road Championships in Stuttgart, Germany.
Caisse d'Epargne for Vattenfall Cyclassics: Vladimir Efimkin, Imanol Erviti, Joan Horrach, Pablo Lastras, David LÃ³pez, Alexei Markov, JoaquÃm RodrÃguez and JosÃ© JoaquÃn Rojas.
Caisse d'Epargne for Tour de Limousin: Eric Berthou, Florent Brard, Oscar Pereiro, Mathieu Perget, SÃ©bastien Portal, JoaquÃn RodrÃguez, JosÃ© JoaquÃn Rojas and Xabier Zandio.
Caisse d'Epargne for Vuelta a EspaÃ±a. Vladimir Efimkin, Imanol Erviti, Vicente GarcÃa Acosta, Joan Horrach, Vladimir Karpets, David LÃ³pez, Oscar Pereiro, JoaquÃn RodrÃguez, Luis LeÃ³n SÃ¡nchez and Xabier Zandio.