Thomas, Alaphilippe and Nibali among strong start list for Deutschland Tour 2019

The Deutschland Tour 2019 takes place from August 29 to September 1

Geraint Thomas at the Tour de France 2019 (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

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The Deutschland Tour is a four-day race with the 2019 edition boasting a number of high-profile riders.

Geraint Thomas (Ineos) and Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck - Quick-Step) and Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain-Merida) are the biggest names set to race in Germany.

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