Michael Albasini announces 2020 mid-season retirement

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Michael Albasini (Mitchelton-Scott) has announced that he will call an end to his long racing career in June of next year. The 38-year-old will retire after competing in his home race, the Tour de Suisse, which will run from June 6-14.

Albasini, who has been with the Australian squad since its inception in 2012, turned pro with Phonak in 2003, and has taken 30 wins along the way, as well as competing in 14 Grand Tours.

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