Team Schleck announces four riders, but other details still vague

Frank and Andy Schleck, CSC-Saxo Bank

The new Luxembourg-based team of Andy Schleck has revealed very little about itself ahead of its debut in January. Today though, it announced that it signed four riders, including Italian sprinter Daniele Bennati.

"I'm sure he'll be a significant addition to our line-up," said General Manager Brian Nygaard. "I actually don't think we have seen his best yet. I see him flourishing in the right environment and I believe we can provide that for him."

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.