Placing 4th in the Giro D’italia 2022 Team Astana Qazaqstan is heading into their 18th season. After attaining their UCI Pro Team status in 2007 Team Astana has maintained a large fanbase for many cyclists around the globe. Luis Leon Sanchez won the Santos Tour Down Under in 2005 and remains the youngest winner of the race at 21 years and 1 month.

 Quick Profile

  • Based: Astana Kazakhstan
  • Established: 2007
  • Bike: Wilier
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  • Other notable wins: Giro D’italia 4th place 2022, Critierium du Daphine GC 2019, Tour de France 8th place 2022

At the Santos Tour Down Under

  • Debut: 2008
  • Starts: 90
  • Best GC result: 2nd 2010
  • Stage wins: 0

Team Facts

In the history of Astana Qazaqstan, it has won 8 Grand Tour’s and 7 monument victories. 

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The Santos Tour Down Under is part of the UCI World Tour

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