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Elissonde has ridden five Grand Tours (four Vuelta a Espana and one Giro d'Italia). His best result was a stage win in his first Vuelta in 2013 at the top of the Angliru

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13.09.2016 @ 09:55 Posted by Renaud Breban

Kenny Elissonde could wear the Team Sky jersey in 2017. The French rider, who has ridden at the WorldTour level with FDJ since 2011, is rumoured to have signed a two-year contract with the British team, according to VeloPro.

 

During the last hast years, Elissonde has ridden five Grand Tours (four Vuelta a Espana and one Giro d'Italia). His best result was a stage win in his first Vuelta in 2013, at the top of the Angliru. He has won also a stage in Paris-Corrèze.

 

He was very aggressive in this year's Spanish grand tour. The FDJ rider wore the mountains jersey between stage 15 and the penultimate stage. He finished second to Robert Gesink (LottoNL-Jumbo) inthe queen stage where riders had to climb three categorised climbs before they got to the Col d'Aubisque.

 

 

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