Moreno Moser came painfully close to a win in Giro d'Italia's stage 18, the latest near-miss for the Cannondale team.
Several former winners will start Saturday's Strade Bianche, a 200km race in Tuscany that includes 45km on hilly, gravel roads
Five Italians from the Italian-based team will jump over to the new squad that combines Garmin-Sharp and Cannondale
Moreno Moser impresses at Cannondale's U.S. presentation, but he's no Axl Rose
He's joined by a number of other speedsters, including Moreno Moser and Fabio Aru
A few remaining spots on the roster will be filled in the coming days
Cannondale speedster hopes to retain the green jersey he won last year
American set to make his Tour debut
Fabian Cancellara and a slew of first-time winners came out on top in the classics, but who didn't?
Cannondale rider won Strade Bianche in March but has struggled since then