Team Milram will be riding for Alessandro Petacchi in the Giro d'Italia. He will be supported by a "strong and experienced" team, the team announced Monday evening.
Petacchi will be without his trusted sprint helpers, Marco Velo and Fabio Sacchi, both of whom were injured in Gent-Wevelgem. However, he will rely on his supporting team of two Germans, an Australian and five further Italians to bring in stage wins.
Milram for the Giro: Alessandro Petacchi, Alessandro Cortinovis, Sergio Ghisalberti, Christian Knees, Brett Lancaster, Mirco Lorenzetto, Martin Müller, Alberto Ongarato and Fabio Sabatini.