Trek-Segafredo tick off Giro d'Italia goals through Mollema and Ciccone

Giulio Ciccone (Trek-Segafredo) finishes the Giro d'Italia with the mountains classification jersey

Trek-Segafredo finished the 2019 Giro d'Italia in Verona on Sunday having taken the blue mountains jersey through Giulio Ciccone and fifth place overall thanks to Bauke Mollema , calling the race "one of its best Grand Tours in the team's history". The US WorldTour team – which secured Richie Porte's signature for the 2019 season , with the Australian now set to lead the team at the upcoming Tour de France – is also rumoured to be taking on Giro runner-up Vincenzo Nibali from Bahrain-Merida for next year, which could mean that the best is yet to come from the squad for Grand Tours. But, for now, Trek-Segafredo are content to bask in the post-Giro afterglow of a top-five finish, a win in one of the major jersey competitions and Ciccone's stage win in Ponte di Legno. "We achieved all our goals, with a stage win, the top five, and, ...

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