Astana continue overhaul by signing Riabushenko, Velasco and Gazzoli

Astana riders train ahead of the Tour Down Under
(Image credit: Bettini Photo)

The renewal of the Astana Qazaqstan roster continues apace with the announcement of three further new arrivals in 2022, as Alexandr Riabushenko joins from UAE Team Emirates and Simone Velasco arrives from Gazprom-RusVelo, while the squad have also signed talented Italian neo-professional Michele Gazzoli.

Astana have been busy on the transfer market following the restoration of Alexandre Vinokourov as general manager and confirmation of the departure of 2021 co-sponsor Premier Tech. 

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