Bastianelli will return to Alé team for 2020

Marta Bastianelli
Marta Bastianelli wins in the 2018 European champion's jersey (Image credit: Thürignen Ladies Tour)

Italian road champion Marta Bastianelli will return to the Italian Alé team after spending 2019 with Bjarne Riis' Danish Team Virtu squad that will fold at the end of the season. Re-signing the sprinter is part of the team's push to make the Women's WorldTour next year.

Formerly racing as Alé Cipollini, the Italian UCI team recently announced adding BTC City Ljubljana as a naming sponsor as well as the addition of Spanish rider Mavi Garcia from Movistar to the 2020 roster.

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