Tony Martin to join Katusha for 2017

The German time trial specialist will leave Etixx-Quick Step for Katusha on an initial two year contract

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Tony Martin has signed for Katusha for the 2017 and 2018 seasons, after five seasons with Quick Step.

The 31-year-old was known to be leaving Etixx-Quick Step at the end of the 2016 season but he'd been expected to form part of the German Bora-Hansgrohe squad, which will be WorldTour from the start of 2017.

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