Bahrain-Merida confirm the signing of Brajkovic

The Bahrain-Merida team has confirmed the signing of Janez Brajkovic, with the Slovenian expected to part of Vincenzo Nibali’s squad as he targets the Giro d’Italia in 2017. Bahrain-Merida now has just one spot to fill on its 2017 roster. Cyclingnews reported at the weekend that Brajkovic was set to return to the WorldTour and European racing in 2017 after spending two seasons with...
Via Cycling News
November 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Two spots left on Bahrain Merida with Brajkovic close to signing

The Bahrain Merida team is still on the lookout for two riders ahead of the 2017 season. Former Criterium du Dauphine winner Janez Brajkovic is set for one of the two spots – although the team management have told Cyclingnews that no contracts have been officially signed - while they also weigh up the choice between signing another climber to support Vincenzo Nibali or bring in...
Via Cycling News
November 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Brajkovic taking more relaxed approach to 2016

Janez Brajkovic went into his first season with the UnitedHealthcare team with a lot of optimism. However, it has not gone quite as planned so far. Aside from fourth at the Abu Dhabi Tour in October, the Slovenian's year didn't quite live up to the expectation. Going into his second season, he's trying to take a more relaxed approach, but he's expecting much more from himself. ...
Via Cycling News
January 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Brajkovic out, Contador falls in Tour

RadioShack rider Janez Brajkovic quit the Tour de France after falling in one of several crashes in Wednesday's fifth stage, including one that brought down three-time winner Alberto Contador. Contador was entangled in a crash at about the 44-mile mark and took off his helmet briefly, then gave a thumbs-up that he was OK and returned to the flat, 102-mile stage from Carhaix to Cap...
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July 05, 2011  |  Discuss

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