KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 9 (Bernama) -- The 2018 Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) is set to be more exciting and thrilling with the return of Andrea Guardini of Bardiani-CSF in the Asian prestigious cycling race which will commence on March 18.
The 28-year-old Italian is the most decorated rider in the annual race history by securing 22 stage victories but he did not compete while representing Abu Dhabi-based team, UAE Team Emirates, last year.
LTdL Chief Executive Officer, M. Kumaresan believes the return of the explosive sprinter who will compete for the seventh time in LTdL, will add more competition to other riders in this year's edition.
"Bardiani-CSF is a regular in the past four editions and it's good to have an exciting and competitive outfit like Bardiani back on the Tour's roster.
"The inclusion of Guardini is a huge plus, especially with his reputation as an explosive sprinter not only in LTdL but in European races as well," Kumaresan said in the statement issued by LTdL, today.....