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MarkW

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2018 Dubai Tour
« on: February 06, 2018, 07:47:59 AM »
It get serious for Dimension Data now
The 2018 Season get serious tonight for Bathurstís Mark Renshaw as he will be back riding with Mark Cavendish and the Dimension Data Sprint Team in the 2018 Dubai Tour. 

Marcel Kittel won the last 2 Dubai Tours with Mark Cavendish winning in 2015 (he was 8th last year). Kettel has won an amazing 8 stages with the next best Cavendish Vibiani and Degenkolb with 2 each exp[ect all to be on the start line.

Pressure with be on Katusha Alpecin as Kettel will be favored to take victory again in 2018, however there is plenty of pressure on the big German with not only  Cavendish, Vibiani and Degenkolb hunting for stage wins but also others like Bouhanni, Kristoff, Groenewegen and Blythe

The Tour consists of 5 stage starting on the 6th February at Skydive Dubai, Stage 1 consisting of 167k followed by 190km stage to Ras al Khaimah then 183km, 172km and a 129k dash to finish.