Andrey Amador said to be cancelling Movistar renewal and moving to Ineos

The Costa Rican is one of the strongest domestiques in the peloton and will aid Ineos' Grand Tour ambitions

Andrey Amador at the Tour of Britain 2019 (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

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Andrey Amador is set to cancel his contract renewal agreement with Movistar and move to Ineos, in a transfer of power likely to influence the outcome of Grand Tours next year.

The Costa Rican played a pivotal role in helping Ecuadorian Richard Carapaz seal the overall victory at the Giro d'Italia for the Spanish squad, the highlight of their 2019 season.

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