- I am very happy to renew my contract with Astana. Here I feel myself like at home and I am always ready to help the team in reaching the common goals. This is great when after our joint efforts we succeed, - said Ruslan Tleubayev.
Ruslan Tleubayev (30) is spending his fifth season in Astana Team. In 2014 he won the road race of the Asian Road Championships, while in 2016 Ruslan took a stage at the Tour of Hainan.
During the current season Tleubayev was one of the most important helpers for team leaders at the spring classics and, also, supported Astana young sprinter Riccardo Minali. At the moment Ruslan Tleubayev takes part in the Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey.
- Ruslan is a strong team’s player, who is for 100% loyal to team strategy and goals. He is good in the classics, while in this season he showed himself really well as a supporter of our young sprinter Minali, who already scored a few podium places. This kind of riders is very important in every team and over the past five years Ruslan well joined Astana roster, - said Alexandr Vinokurov.