Zubeldia gives cautious welcome to RadioShack-Leopard fusion

Haimar Zubeldia, Tour de Romandie 2010, prologue

Veteran Spanish domestique Haimar Zubeldia (RadioShack) told Cycling Weekly that he is pleased that the fusion between RadioShack and Leopard is going ahead but expressed a certain degree of concern over what would happen to the riders.

Speaking to Cycling Weekly at the Vuelta stage start in La Olmeda on Tuesday, Zubeldia said "We're creating a super-team and its going to be a reference point for cycling across the board in the next few years."

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