BMC Racing

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Looking more the well-rounded super team they set out to be then maybe they had in their early years, BMC provide a threat in every big race these days.

With Tejay van Garderen taking the baton of grand tour contender from the recently retired Cadel Evans, the likes of Greg van Avermaet is a constant presence in the cobbled classics, while Philippe Gilbert is still doing the business in the Ardennes. The time trial exploits of Hour Record holder Rohan Dennis and Taylor Phinney mean they’re now the versatile team with a man for every occasion. They’ve even got Sammy Sanchez.

Still persisting with a kit extracted from the cubism movement, the big-budget team look like they could haul in a number of major results in 2015.

Cycling : 10th Eneco Tour 2014 / Stage 5

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