Cycling, Laigueglia Trophy. There are Covi Ulissi and Bettiol

The road race that begins the races in Italy on Wednesday: the arrival after 202 km and 2,600 meters of altitude difference

These are the 25 teams at the start of the Laigueglia Trophy, which tomorrow, Wednesday 28 February, opens the Italian calendar awaiting the emotions ofStrade Bianche, Tirreno-Adriatico and Milan-Sanremo. Nine World Tour teams, with eight Professional and eight Continental completing the lot.


The race, which has always winked at fast wheels despite the 2,600 meters of altitude difference in 202 kilometres, will see the presence of the Italian champion Simone Velasco, who in Astana will be joined by Christian Scaroni, who was brilliant at the recent Volta Algarve. Also worth watching is Team UAE Emirates, with the class of Juan Ayuso alongside the Italians Alessandro Covi, Filippo Baroncini and Diego Ulissi. Also worth following are Alberto Bettiol and Filippo Zana