Start list: 2018 Santos Tour Down Under, 16-21 January
By Velon Media Team , 11 Jan 2018
The peloton sweeps past an Australian flag during the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under (DAVID MARIUZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Full start list for the six-stage 2018 Santos Tour Down Under - the first UCI WorldTour race of the year - which begins on Tuesday 16 January.

The Santos Tour Down Under is preceded by the People's Choice Classic, on Sunday 14 January, and Velon will broadcast live data from both races. Find out more here

Full start list (18 teams):

AG2R La Mondiale

Ben Gastauer
Mickaël Chérel
Matteo Montaguti
Pierre Latour
Nans Peters
Stijn Vandenbergh
Axel Domont

Astana Pro Team

Riccardo Minali
Luis LeonSanchez 
Laurens De Vreese
Oscar Gatto
Truls Korsaeth
Michael Valgren
Artyom Zakharov

Team Bahrain Merida 

Ion Izagirre
Gorka Izagirre
Ramunas Navardauskas
Domenico Pozzovivo
Manuele Boaro
Yukiya Arashiro
Valerio Agnoli

BORA-hansgrohe

Sam Bennett
Maciej Bodnar
Peter Kennaugh
Jay McCarthy
Daniel Oss
Peter Sagan
Rudi Selig

BMC Racing Team

Patrick Bevin
Tom Bohli
Rohan Dennis
Simon Gerrans
Richie Porte
Miles Scotson
Danilo Wyss

Team Dimension Data

Tom-Jelte Slagter 
Nickolas Dlamini
Scott Davies
Jaco Venter
Mark Renshaw
Ben O'Connor
Lachlan Morton

Team EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale

Logan Owen
Brendan Canty
Simon Clarke
William Clarke
Mitchell Docker
Daniel Moreno
Thomas Scully

FDJ 

Georg Preidler
Daniel Hoelgaard
Antoine Duchesne
Steve Morabito
Anthony Roux
Matthieu Ladagnous
Davide Cimolai

Team Katusha-Alpecin

Nathan Haas
José Gonçalves
Pavel Kochetkov
Jhonatan Restrepo
Maurits Lammertink
Tiago Machado
Mads Würtz Schmidt

Lotto Soudal

Lars Bak
Jens Debusschere
Thomas de Gendt
Adam Hansen
André Greipel
Bjorg Lambrecht
Marcel Sieberg

Team LottoNL-Jumbo

Robert Gesink
George Bennett
Tom Leezer
Daan Olivier
Robert Wagner
Maarten Wynants
Enrico Battaglin

Mitchelton-SCOTT

Jack Bauer
Alex Edmondson
Caleb Ewan
Mat Hayman
Damien Howson
Daryl Impey
Cameron Meyer

Movistar Team

Jasha Sütterlin
Rubén Fernández
Nuno Bico
Carlos Barbero
Marc Soler
Jaime Castrillo
Nelson Oliveira

Quick-Step Floors

Michael Mørkøv
Elia Viviani
Eros Capecchi
Dries Devenyns
Enric Mas
Florian Sénéchal
Fabio Sabatini

Team Sky

Egan Bernal
Jon Dibben
Owain Doull
Kristoffer Halvorsen
Chris Lawless
Salvatore Puccio
Lukasz Wisniowski

Team Sunweb

Nikias Arndt
Phil Bauhaus
Chad Haga
Chris Hamilton
Sam Oomen
Michael Storer
Mike Teunissen

Trek-Segafredo

Ruben Guerreiro
Alex Frame
Mads Pedersen
Koen De Kort
Laurent Didier
Fumiyuki Beppu

UAE Team Emirates

Matteo Bono
Simone Consonni 
Rui Costa 
Roberto Ferrari 
Marco Marcato 
Manuele Mori 
Diego Ulissi

UniSA-Australia

Scott Bowden
Zakkari Dempster
Nathan Earle
Alexander Porter
Timothy Roe
Steele Von Hoff
Sam Welsford

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