Team KATUSHA ALPECIN will take part in the 2017 Giro d’Italia. It marks a special year for the Grand Tour as it gets ready to celebrate its 100th edition.

The Grande Partenza will set things off in Sardinia on May 5 in Alghero with a lengthy 203km road stage to Olbia and overall winner will be crowned three weeks later upon its conclusion following a flat 28km time trial to Milan (Piazza Duomo) on May 28.

Team roster: Ilnur ZAKARIN (RUS), Maxim BELKOV (RUS), José GONÇALVES (POR), Robert KIŠERLOVSKI (CRO), Pavel KOCHETKOV (RUS), Viacheslav KUZNETSOV (RUS),  Alberto LOSADA (ESP), Matvey MAMYKIN (RUS), Angel VICIOSO (ESP)