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Gallery: Team Katusha's 2015 roster

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The 2015 Katusha team.

The 2015 Katusha team.
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Team Katusha train in Spain.

Team Katusha train in Spain.
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Preparing for a team ride in Spain

Preparing for a team ride in Spain
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Preparing for a team ride in Spain

Preparing for a team ride in Spain
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Daniel Moreno

Daniel Moreno
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Joaquin Rodriguez

Joaquin Rodriguez
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Viacheslav Kuznetsov

Viacheslav Kuznetsov
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Alexander Kristoff

Alexander Kristoff
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Alexander Kristoff

Alexander Kristoff
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Marco Haller

Marco Haller
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Jacopo Guarnieri

Jacopo Guarnieri
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Team Katusha train in Spain.

Team Katusha train in Spain.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Team Katusha train in Spain.

Team Katusha train in Spain.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Team Katusha train in Spain.

Team Katusha train in Spain.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Team Katusha will be on Canyon bikes in 2015.

Team Katusha will be on Canyon bikes in 2015.
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Team Katusha train in Spain.

Team Katusha train in Spain.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Team Katusha train in Spain.

Team Katusha train in Spain.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Team Katusha train in Spain.

Team Katusha train in Spain.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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The 2015 Katusha team.

The 2015 Katusha team.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Preparing for a team ride in Spain.

Preparing for a team ride in Spain.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Preparing for a team ride in Spain.

Preparing for a team ride in Spain.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Angel Vicioso

Angel Vicioso
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Alberto Losada

Alberto Losada
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Alexander Porsev

Alexander Porsev
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Sergey Lagutin

Sergey Lagutin
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Simon Spilak

Simon Spilak
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Giampaolo Caruso

Giampaolo Caruso
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Anton Vorobyev

Anton Vorobyev
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Tiago Machado

Tiago Machado
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Dmitry Kozontchuk

Dmitry Kozontchuk
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Maxim Belkov

Maxim Belkov
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Vladimir Isaichev

Vladimir Isaichev
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Yury Trofimov

Yury Trofimov
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Pavel Kochetkov

Pavel Kochetkov
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Alexey Tsatevitch

Alexey Tsatevitch
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Gatis Smukulis

Gatis Smukulis
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Sven Erik Bystrom

Sven Erik Bystrom
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Alexander Kolobnev

Alexander Kolobnev
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Luca Paolini

Luca Paolini
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Rudiger Selig

Rudiger Selig
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Rudiger Selig

Rudiger Selig
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Egor Silin

Egor Silin
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Ilnur Zakarin

Ilnur Zakarin
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Eduard Vorganov

Eduard Vorganov
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Sergei Chernetski

Sergei Chernetski
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Team Katusha will focus throughout their seventh WorldTour season on bringing in the results that will help Russia field a full team at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Katusha will also continue to seek results in the Classics and the Grand Tours as well as other stage races.

“The Katusha roster has been strengthened significantly, and I am sure we can realize our plans,” said General Manager Viacheslav Ekimov.

Team Katusha's 2015 roster includes Russians Maxim Belkov, Sergei Chernetckii, Vladimir Isaychev, Pavel Kochetkov, Alexander Kolobnev, Dmitriy Kozonchuk, Viacheslav Kuznetsov, Sergey Lagutin, Aleksandr Porsev, Egor Silin, Iurii Trofimov, Alexey Tsatevich, Eduard Vorganov, Anton Vorobyev, Ilnur Zakarin.

Katusha's Spanish riders are Joaquim Rodriguez, Daniel Moreno, Angel Vicioso and Alberto Losada. Jacopo Guarnieri, Giampaolo Caruso, Luca Paolini represent Italy on the team, while both Kristoff and Sven Erik Bystrøm are from Norway. The team also includes Tiago Machado of Portugal, Gatis Smukulis of Latvia, Simon Špilak of Slovenia, Rüdiger Selig of Germany and Marco Haller of Austria.

Sports directors for the 2015 team are José Azevedo, Dmitry Konyshev, Torsten Schmidt, Gennady Mikhaylov, Claudio Cozzi and Xavier Florencio.

You can view the complete gallery here.