Dave Brailsford ‘buzzing’ to unleash Geoghegan Hart and Sivakov on Giro

09 May 2019 05:31
• Team Ineos chief revels in youth policy for 2019 race• Marcel Kittel announces indefinite break from cyclingThere were no fracking worries for Dave Brailsford as he unveiled Team Ineos’ youth policy for the 2019 Giro d’Italia in Bologna on Thursday, personified by 24-year-old Tao Geoghegan Hart from Hackney and 21-year-old Pavel Sivakov, the recent winner of the Tour of the Alps.“This takes me back 10 years to where Geraint [Thomas], Chris [Froome] and Brad [Wiggins] were then,” Brailsford said. “There’s a buzz about Tao and Pavel. It’s all right having an established team but it’s also nice to feed off young guys and to give them an opportunity.” Related: Bad news day for Team Ineos but Marianne Vos wins Tour de Yorkshire Related: Peter Kennaugh takes break from cycling ‘to rediscover happiness’ Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian