Your Friday Daily News Digest

by Mark Zalewski

November 11, 2016

In today’s CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Grosu wins Tour of Taihu Lake, stage 5; Dimension Data Principal on WorldTour numbers: ‘The right decision was made for cycling’; Italian federation acquits all in ‘pay-to-race’ scheme; Baby Giro returning in 2017; Is a new Chinese WorldTour race in the works?; Opening round of Revolution Series Champions League cancelled; Rally Cycling adds Junior World Time Trial Champion Brandon McNulty; Cylance Pro Cycling completes roster with Marta Tagliaferro; Jan Dieteren making comeback after recovery from cancer; Linus Gerdemann pondering retirement; Julian Dean convicted of drunk driving; Downhill Taxco 2016 Course Preview.

Cylance Pro Cycling completes roster with Marta Tagliaferro

by CyclingTips

The Cylance Pro Cycling team held a pre-season team camp at the company’s headquarters located in Irvine, California and unveiled the final rider to complete its 2017 roster with the signing of Marta Tagliaferro from the Ale Cipollini team.

Marta Tagliaferro (Cipollini-Giordana), right, on the podium at the Giro Rosa.

Marta Tagliaferro (Cipollini-Giordana), right, on the podium.

“Tagliaferro is a tremendous bike racer with great abilities to navigate in any sprint finish. We are lucky to have her experience and strength on the team” said director sportif Manel Lacambra.

She joins some significant new additions to the team, including Kirsten Wild, Joelle Numainville, Kaitie Antonneau and Dani King.

Returning to the team are Rossella Ratto, Rachele Barbieri, Krista Doebel-Hickok, Alison Tetrick, and Erica Zaveta.

Kaitie Antonneau (USA)
Rachele Barbieri (ITA)
Krista Doebel-Hickok (USA)
Sheyla Gutierrez (ESP)
Malgorzata Jasinska (POL)
Dani King (GBR)
Willeke Knoll (NED)
Joelle Numainville (CAN)
Rossella Ratto (ITA)
Marta Tagliaferro (ITA)
Alison Tetrick (USA)
Kirsten Wild (NED)
Erica Zaveta (USA)