Pogacar extends contract with UAE Team Emirates to 2024

UAE Tour 2020 2nd Edition 5th stage Al Ain Jebel Hafeet 162 km 27022020 Tadej Pogacar SLO UAE Team Emirates photo Dario BelingheriBettiniPhoto2020
Pogacar at the 2020 UAE Tour (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Tadej Pogačar has extended his contract with UAE Team Emirates until 2024, describing the next five years as "fundamental for the team and for my career". 

The 21-year-old is considered one of the most talented riders of his young generation and, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, is one of the most highly valued riders in the peloton.   

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