Two new riders for Movistar at Tour Down Under - News Shorts

Lone breakaway artist Jasha Sutterlin (Movistar)

Movistar will debut two new riders for 2019 at the upcoming Santos Tour Down Under , which opens the UCI WorldTour calendar on January 15 in Adelaide. Eduard Prades and Lluís Mas will represent Movistar for the first time at the six-day race in Australia, two of four new riders the team added this year. Prades, 31, comes to the team from Euskadi-Murias after racing with Caja Rural-Seguros from 2015-2017. Mas, 29, comes to the team from Caja Rural, where he raced since 2014. The two Spanish riders will be joined on the Movistar team's Australia roster by Jasha Sütterlin, who contested some of the 2018 race's sprint finishes, and Jaime Castrillo, a stage combativity winner in his maiden pro race last season. Rubén Fernández, who was sixth-place overall in 2016, will also return. Rafa Valls and Héctor Carretero complete the roster. "The Tour Down Under will once again be ...

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