Before the next year's Tour de France begins 6. July in Brussels, expects the dominant cycling teams Team Sky to know about the team running on under a new name in 2020.
The writing team, in an open letter to his fans, after it Wednesday announced that mediehuset Sky stops as the main sponsor of the team by the end of 2019.
- With regard to the future, we are open. If we can find a new long-term partner, who can take the team into a new era, so will like it. We will do everything to get it to happen in the next weeks and months.
- We can not predict what will happen from 2020, and we can't make guarantees. But no matter what happens, we will make sure that in one way or another is an clarification of the team's future before the Tour de France start in July next year, writes the team.
Since the 2010 season, the team has run under the names of Sky Procycling and Team Sky. With a significantly larger budget than the competition, the team has managed to be an almost dominant factor in the sport, especially in the biggest stage race.
the Team has, among others, achieved great success in the Tour de France, which, with a single exception, have been won by a Sky-rider every year since 2012.
Bradley Wiggins, Chris Federer, and no later than Geraint Thomas has triumphed in the big stage races, while they have been on the payroll of the british cycling team.
According to Sky though, the team has won 322 victories since 2010. It includes eight total victories in Grand Tour races, 52 total wins in the other stage races and 25 wins in endagsløb.
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