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View Poll Results: Which team will be the most successful in 2013?
SKY 38 37.62%
BMC 8 7.92%
RadioNissan Trek 3 2.97%
Saxo Tinkoff 18 17.82%
Omega Pharma Quick Step 25 24.75%
Other 9 8.91%
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Old 12-12-12, 19:48
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Default Which "Superteam" will be the most successful in 2013?

I remember last year there was a thread about BMC, SKY and RNT reasons/facts to be the more successful team this 2012. Pretty clear it has been SKY. I liked that thread...

So with licencenses given, I keep BMC, SKY, RNT an due to transfer season I add Saxo and Omega.
(I understand "Superteams" as very good teams with dominants riders in their ranks and it's my personal opinion)


Team SKY


Key Riders: Wiggins and Froome



BMC


Key riders: Evans and Gilbert



Radioshack Nissan


Key Riders: Cancellara, Andy Schleck



Saxo Tinkoff

(No promotional picture yet, so due to 4 limit pictures per post I don't insert a picture of Saxo Tinkoff)

Key riders: Alberto Contador



Omega Pharma



Key Riders: Boonen, Cavendish and Tony Martin

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Astana got an amazing classics team and a very good gc team. If Saxo is here, so is Astana
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Astana got an amazing classics team and a very good gc team. If Saxo is here, so is Astana
I think they lack a dominant rider without Vino But I agree they are a strong overall team
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Sky probably.

And i was one of the ones that said sky last year as everyone else went for BMC and OPq
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Saxo an Radioshack aren't superteams. BMC is also uncertain with aging leaders like Evans and Hushovd. And of course OPQS gets the most wins, with Sky a remote 2nd.. Martin, Cav and Boonen will probably win 30 races or more together, if they get their train sorted out.
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it should be sky but the last brailsford interview got me worried, hope he doesn't take the foot off the gas though.it's a wonderful team there
my pick is astana and movistar
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Saxo - Tinkoff.

Standby for a return to the CSC of 2004/2005.
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Sky - I hope

Of the others I hope OPQS do well integrating Cav into the line up.
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Sky probably.

And i was one of the ones that said sky last year as everyone else went for BMC and OPq
http://forum.cyclingnews.com/showthr...highlight=team

With everyone you mean 6 people?
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Team Katusha.
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