2020 Giro d'Italia wildcard teams announced

Giro d'Italia 2020
The route of the 2020 Giro d'Italia (Image credit: RCS Sport)

There were no surprises among RCS Sport's Giro d'Italia wildcard selections, as the race organiser announced that Italian ProTeams Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec, Bardiani-CSF-Faizanè and Vini Zabù-KTM (formerly Neri Sottoli-Selle Italia) would be invited to the first Grand Tour of 2020.

As the top two teams in last year's Pro Continental ranking, both Total Direct Énergie and Circus-Wanty Gobert had right of first refusal on two of the wildcard places. The pair's decision to turn down the chance to ride in Italy meant that RCS was able to invite a full selection of home-based teams.

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