Davide Villella – a 27-year-old Italian rider, who debuted for Astana in 2018. He is a specialist in one-day and classic races, but in the same time he feels good in stage races too. In 2018 Davide won the final classification of the Tour of Almaty.
1st place - stage 1 and general classification, Tour of Almaty
1st place – mountain classification, Vuelta a España
5th place – Tre Valli Varesine
1st place – Japan Cup Cycle Road Race
5th place – Il Lombardia
10th place – general classification, Tour de Pologne
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