Michael Rogers leaves Sky for Saxo-Tinkoff

Michael Rogers, Tour de France 2012

Michael Rogers will leave Team Sky at the end of the year to join Danish outfit Saxo-Tinkoff for the 2013 season.

Saxo-Tinkoff confirmed on Friday that Rogers had signed up two-year contract with them. The Australian's move to Bjarne Riis's team leaves another gap in Sky's roster. Rogers was one of Bradley Wiggins' key helpers during his successful 2012 Tour de France campaign.

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