Brammeier to join Omega Pharma-Quick Step for 2012

Matt Brammeier and Mark Cavendish, Tour of Britain 2011, press conference/warm-up

Irish national champion Matt Brammeier will move to the Belgian squad Omega Pharma-Quick Step for 2012.

"It was arranged four or five weeks ago. I was confident about finding a contract [when HTC-Highroad's demise was announced], though I was gutted the team couldn't carry on," Brammeier said.

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