The Dutchman finished second in the Giro d'Italia to Chris Froome and will try to win the Tour de France next month.
Slovenian Primoz Roglic of LottoNL-Jumbo won the recent Tour of Slovenia and could make some noise on the roads of France.
Vincenzo Nibali is not underestimating Chris Froome as the Tour de France looms
Richie Porte will attempt to win the Tour de France after a scary crash in the 2017 Tour knocked him out of the race.
The U.S.-registered team is seeking sponsor dollars for 2019, but time is running short.
The 2012 Olympic silver medalist said the public has already made up its mind about Chris Froome, whose case is ongoing.
Cycling's governing body will not allow riders to race with the substance spread on their skin for the purpose of gaining aero benefits.
The Giro d'Italia victory is bound to take its toll on Chris Froome when he faces rivals who trained specifically for the Tour de France.
Team Sky's deep bench of domestiques was on display in Criterium du Dauphine stage 4, and that's good news for Chris Froome.
UCI president David Lappartient continues to insist that Chris Froome sit out from competitions until his salbutamol case is resolved.