Milan - San Remo 2014: Riders and teams

Mark Cavendish in Milan San RemoMilan-San Remo, or La Primavera as it's affectionately known to the local tifosi, takes place on March 23rd, 2014. Cyclingstage.com presents the teams and the list of riders. (Slideshow route/profile)

Expect Peter Sagan (image) to try and go one better than last year and win his first monument. His main rivals will be a mix of classics stars and grand tour specialists with Cancellara, Nibali and Gilbert all in contention to fight for the victory. Let’s not forget defending champion Ciolek, could he spring another surprise?

World Tour Teams

AG2R
Davide Appollonio, Guillaume Bonnafond, Steve Chainel, Patrick Gretsch, Hugo Houle, Lloyd Mondory, Matteo Montaguti, Rinaldo Nocentini

Astana
Borut Bozič, Enrico Gasparotto, Francesco Gavazzi, Andriy Grivko, Andrea Guardini, Maxim Iglinskiy, Alexey Lutsenko, Vincenzo Nibali

Belkin
Jos van Emden, Rick Flens, Jonathan Hivert, Tom Leezer, Bauke Mollema, Lars Petter Nordhaug, Maarten Tjallingii, Robert Wagner

BMC
Greg van Avermaet, Philippe Gilbert, Thor Hushovd, Klaas Lodewyck, Manuel Quinziato, Michael Schär, Peter Velits, Danilo Wyss

Cannondale
Maciej Bodnar, Damiano Caruso, Alessandro De Marchi, Oscar Gatto, Paolo Longo Borghini, Alan Marangoni, Marco Marcato, Peter Sagan

Europcar
Yukiya Arashiro, Bryan Coquard, Jérôme Cousin, Tony Hurel, Vincent Jérôme, Bryan Nauleau, Alexandre Pichot, Björn Thurau

FDJ.fr
William Bonnet, David Boucher, Mickaël Delage, Arnaud Démare, Matthieu Ladagnous, Johan Le Bon, Yoann Offredo, Arthur Vichot

Garmin-Sharp
Jack Bauer, Nathan Haas, Sebastian Langeveld, David Millar, Ramunas Navardauskas, Tom-Jelte Slagter, Johan Vansummeren, Fabian Wegmann

Giant – Shimano
Roy Curvers, John Degenkolb, Dries Devenyns, Simon Geschke, Reinardt Janse van Rensburg, Koen de Kort, Tom Stamsnijder, Albert Timmer

Katusha
Pavel Brutt, Vladimir Gusev, Alexandr Kolobnev, Alexander Kristoff, Aleksandr Kuchynski, Luca Paolini, Gatis Smukulis, Angel Vicioso

Lampre – Merida
Matteo Bono, Davide Cimolai, Sacha Modolo, Manuele Mori, Filippo Pozzato, Ariel Maximiliano Richeze, Diego Ulissi, Luca Wackermann

Lotto – Belisol
Lars Ytting Bak, Tony Gallopin, André Greipel, Adam Hansen, Pim Ligthart, Jürgen Roelandts, Marcel Sieberg, Jelle Vanendert

Movistar
Andrey Amador, Juan José Lobato, Adriano Malori, Dayer Uberney Quintana, José Joaquín Rojas, Enrique Sanz, Jasha Sütterlin, Francisco José Ventoso

Omega Pharma – Quick-Step
Jan Bakelants, Mark Cavendish, Iljo Keisse, Michal Kwiatkowski, Alessandro Petacchi, Mark Renshaw, Zdeněk Stybar, Matteo Trentin

Orica – Greenedge
Simon Clarke, Luke Durbride, Mathew Hayman, Daryl Impey, Jens Keukeleire, Brett Lancaster, Michael Matthews, Svein Tuft

Team Sky
Edvald Boasson Hagen, Dario Cataldo, Bernhard Eisel, Christian Knees, Salvatore Puccio, Gabriel Rasch, Ben Swift, Geraint Thomas

Tinkoff Bank – Saxo
Daniele Bennati, Christopher Juul Jensen, Roman Kreuziger, Karsten Kroon, Michael Mørkøv, Nicolas Roche, Nicki Sørensen, Nikolay Trusov

Trek Factory Racing
Eugenio Alafaci, Fabian Cancellara, Laurent Didier, Fabio Felline, Bob Jungels, Yaroslav Popovych, Gregory Rast, Hayden Roulston

Wild card teams

Androni Giocattoli – Venezuela
Manuel Belletti, Omar Bertazzo, Marco Frapporti, Kenny van Hummel, Antonino Casimiro Parrinello, Franco Pellizotti, Diego Rosa, Gianfranco Zilioli

IAM Cycling
Sylvain Chavanel, Stefan Denifl, Martin Elmiger, Heinrich Haussler, Sebastien Hinault, Roger Kluge, Thomas Löfkvist, Matteo Pelucchi

Bardiani – CSF
Enrico Barbin, Enrico Battaglin, Nicola Boem, Marco Canola, Sonny Colbrelli, Marco Coledan, Filippo Fortin, Stefano Pirazzi

MTN Qhubeka
Gerald Ciolek, Ignatas Konovalovas, Merhawi Kudus, Louis Meintjes, Kristian Sbaragli, Daniel Teklehaimanot, Jay Robert Thomson, Jaco Venter

Neri Sottoli – Yellow Fluo
Rafael Andriato, Francesco Chicchi, Daniele Colli, Francesco Failli, Mauro Finetto, Simone Ponzi, Matteo Rabottini, Fabio Taborre

NetApp – Endura
Jan Bárta, Cesare Benedetti, Iker Camaño, David de la Cruz, Zakkari Dempster, Bartosz Huzarski, Erick Rowsell, Paul Voß

UnitedHealthcare
Alessandro Bazzana, Lucas Euser, Robert Förster, Davide Frattini, Chris Jones, Marc de Maar, Martijn Maaskant, Kiel Reijnen

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