Riis announces two new sponsors for future

Saxo Bank team manager Bjarne Riis announced during the first rest day of the Tour de France that his team would continue to exist for at least two more years. Current co-sponsor, US-based IT firm Sungard, becomes co-title sponsor, next to a yet unnamed new title sponsor. Whether or not current top gun Andy Schleck would still be present in Riis's team next year remained an unanswered question.

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