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Geox adds four more riders

Geox adds four more new riders as the transfer season continues

The Geox team has added four more riders to its 2011 squad.

The new signs are Spaniard David Blanco (from the Palmeiras team), Colombian Mauricio Ardila and Russian Dmitry Kozontchuk (both from Rabobank), and Italian Daniele Colli (from the Flaminia team).

Blanco has won the last four Tours of Portugal and has 14 career victories. Ardila, 31, is a top climber. Kozontchuk, 26, is a former junior world road champion. And Colli, 28, is a sprinter.

(Related: A list of recent confirmed ProTour transfers, extensions and retirements)