Fabio Aru has had an unimpressive run-up to the Tour de France. However, Astana will bet on the young Italian, not former champ Vincenzo
Italian Fabio Aru is heading to France to race the Tour in two weeks, but the reigning Vuelta champ faces stiff competition.
Fabio Aru, 25, won the Vuelta a Espana last year and will have the backing of teammate Vincenzo Nibali on the roads of France.
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The Astana chief says his two GC riders will race opposite grand tour schedules, which could send Aru to France and Nibali to Italy.
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Vincenzo Nibali and Mark Cavendish are two of several top riders who will compete at the inaugural four-day race.
Fabio Aru won a Spanish grand tour that was filled with crashes, abandonments, and an ejection.
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