Italian Sonny Colbrelli and Slovenian Matej Mohoric, who have already achieved many successes this season and are Italian and Slovenian champions respectively, have extended their contracts with Bahrain Victorious “for several seasons”. The cycling team announced this on Tuesday.
Colbrelli (31) was one of the riders who colored the end of the season. He won the Tour of the Benelux and then the European Road Race, and captured his first Monument by winning an epic Paris-Roubaix. “I am really happy to stay in a team that is almost like a family to me,” said the rider who has been present since the Bahrain formation started in 2017, after riding for Colnago-CSF (2010-2012). ) and Bardiani-CSF (2013-2016). “I think I can say that I have grown with the team and I am more than grateful for that.”
Mohoric (26) won two stages in the last Tour de France, entering the prestigious circle of stage winners in all three Grand Tours. “I think we have finally proved that we are one of the best teams in the world. I never thought of changing the environment. We have worked very hard to reach this level and I think we can continue to perform like this in the future to win races,” said Mohoric, who has 15 professional victories.