Vincenzo Nibali aiming to assemble super-squad around him for Giro d'Italia defence

Nibali looking to the likes of Joaquim Rodriguez, Ion Izaguirre and Giovanni Visconti in the new Bahrain-Merida squad

Vincenzo Nibali on stage 13 of the Giro d'Italia (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Vincenzo Nibali, the 2013 and 2016 Giro d'Italia winner, says that he will have a super-squad around him next year. The Sicilian is expected to line up again in 2017, the 100th edition, given the race's visit to his hometown.

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