Katusha Sports to sponsor Bigla women's team in 2020

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Leah Thomas in action (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

The men's Katusha-Alpecin WorldTour team has been taken over by Israel Cycling Academy but the Katusha Sports clothing brand will remain in the sport in 2020, becoming the clothing supplier and title sponsor of the Bigla team. The team has announced it would be known as Bigla-Katusha next season.

"We've had 3 very successful years of working within the UCI men's WorldTour as our main partner, and we're now at a time where we are ready to extend our reach. We believe fully in women's cycling and we couldn't be more excited to kick off this project,” Alexis Schoeb, CEO of Katusha Sports said in an announcement.  

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