Nicolas Roche confirms contract with Team Sunweb

Nicolas Roche awaits the start

Irishman Nicolas Roche confirmed to AD.nl today that he has signed a contract with Team Sunweb , moving to the Dutch squad from BMC Racing to support Tom Dumoulin 's aspirations to win the Tour de France. It will be the seventh team for the 34-year-old who turned professional in 2004 with Cofidis before moving on to stints with Credit Agricole, AG2R La Mondiale, Tinkoff-Saxo, Team Sky and finally BMC. "I think it's a very good move for me. It actually fits perfectly with where I am at this point in my career," Roche said to AD.nl . "I'm very excited to go into what looks like a very well organised and well structured team with very big goals." The main goal is to capture the Tour de France victory with Dumoulin, winner of the 2017 Giro d'Italia. The Dutchman finished second this season in the Giro d'Italia to Chris ...

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