The #GreenTeam announces the seven riders for the Classicissima
Coming off two positive news – first seasonal success obtained by Guardini at Istrian Spring Trophy and the conquest of the orange jersey at Tirreno-Adriatico thanks to Maestri- Bardiani-CSF is ready to face with good morale the first 2019 classic monument, Milano-Sanremo. On Saturday the 23rd the #GreenTeam will cover the 291 km of the Classicissima with the attacking spirit, trying to leave its mark in its own way with: an escape from afar.
“The dream that a breakaway surprises the group and reaches the finish line is in the heart of every riders who attack from the first kilometer, but realism is needed,” said DS Roberto Reverberi, who will lead the team with Stefano Zanatta. “For us it is difficult to think of having chance for a victory, but this does not mean that we must not pull out everything we have to be protagonists. Breakaway is our first goal. Getting as far as possible the second. Resisting with the tenacity to the forcing of the best, the third. We will be satisfied only if we have done our utmost to achieve these goals. ”
The line up of Bardiani-CSF sees the presence,first of all, of Mirco Maestri, the one who in the three editions so far disputed has always been in the breakaway, and Alessandro Tonelli, another rider experienced in attacks. Together with them Lorenzo Rota, also among the escapees in 2018, Giovanni Carboni and the three debs Vincenzo Albanese, Umberto Orsini and Alessandro Pessot.