André Greipel signs up with Lotto-Soudal for another two years

Germans André Greipel and Marcel Sieberg ink a deal with Lotto-Soudal until the end of the 2018 season

Andre Greipel wins stage seven of the 2016 Giro d'Italia

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Fresh from winning three stages of the 2016 Giro d'Italia, German sprint star André Greipel has signed a deal with the Lotto-Soudal team that will see him remaining on the Belgian WorldTour team until the end of the 2018 season.

Although Greipel is now 33 and older than the majority of his closest sprint rivals, he has shown no signs of slowing down. He has been a reliable signing for Lotto-Soudal who have had a good return on their investment since contracting him in 2011.

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