Various news reports suggest the race will travel through Belgium after its grand depart in Germany.
The stage race was held for 10 years dating back to 2007, but reports say the 2017 edition has been canceled.
The Colombian won the Italian grand tour in 2014 but has yet to win the Tour de France.
The Eneco Tour results just made it harder for a few teams to get into the 2017 WorldTour, as four teams vie for three spots.
The Italian will compete in Tuesday's Tre Valli Varesine and a few other races this fall before he switches teams over the winter.
"This wasn't about trying to find a way to gain an unfair advantage," says Bradley Wiggins of TUEs
After a season in which one rider died and others were injured in crashes with vehicles and obstacles, the UCI will make some changes.
The new squad registered in the Middle East is vying with several others for a spot in cycling's top level.
David Millar speaks out about Bradley Wiggins's questionable TUE records. Will the UCI and WADA be forced to make changes to the system?
The Abu Dhabi Tour prepares for an HC-rated second edition this October, with a WorldTour bump right around the corner this coming February