Nicolas Roche to leave Team Sky for BMC, say insiders

Inside sources say that Irish national champion Nicolas Roche will join American team BMC Racing for the 2017 season, leaving Team Sky after two years

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Irishman Nicolas Roche will leave Team Sky after two seasons and join BMC Racing in 2017, say inside sources.

Roche supported Chris Froome at last year's Tour de France and Vuelta a España. He went on to win a stage in the Vuelta, stage 18 to Riaza, after Froome abandoned with a broken foot bone.

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