David de la Cruz signs for Astana

Cycling: Vuelta España 2021 / Spain Tour 2021 / La Vuelta 2021 / 18 Etapa / 18 Stage /
Salas - Alto del Gamoniteiru (162,6 km) 2/09/2021
Vuelta España 2021 / Spain Tour 2021 / La Vuelta 2021 / 18 Etapa / 18 Stage /
Luis Angel Gomez
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David de la Cruz will ride for Astana next season after signing a two-year contract with the team. The Spaniard joins from UAE Team Emirates, where he spent the past two seasons, placing 7th overall at each of the past two editions of the Vuelta a España.

“I am really happy to join Team Astana from the upcoming season. I didn’t have any doubts and made quite a quick decision when Alexandre Vinokourov came to me with an offer to join his team,” De le Cruz said in a statement on Saturday.

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