Confirmed: Mikel Landa to leave Team Sky for Movistar in 2018

Spanish climber departs after two years at British squad

Mikel Landa on stage 12 of the Tour de France

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

After weeks of rumours and speculation, Movistar have announced the signing of Mikel Landa from Team Sky for the 2018 season.

The 27-year-old will join the Spanish team on a two-year deal from the start of next season, having spent two years at Team Sky.

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