Alessandro Petacchi has announced to become a part of Omega Pharma-Quickstep which is a highly noted competition of cycling. So, viewers can now see him as a new weapon in the championship because he is a winner of 48 Grand Tour stages. Alessandro Petacchi is an Italian cycler and he has said that he will be in the team Omega Pharma-Quickstep till the end of next year, i.e., 2014. So, this is a good news for the team members because he is an inspiring player who has the guts of winning world championships. Recently he has made the debut on 8th of August with Kortrijk criterium.
After this he has also went for Eneco Tour during 12-18 August. His Paris and Milan-San Remo tours are much popular among his fans. Along with this he has also joined the membership of fiver exclusive riders club. Along with him the other members who have won points classification for the 3 Grand Tours are Cavendish, Laurent Jalabert, Djamolidine Abdoujaparov and Eddy Merckx. So, it is a great achievement which has been gained by this Italian cycling star. The joining of Alessandro Petachhi is a good sign for the team for winning its further championships.
He has said that he loves to be a team player with such enthusiastic players. He will contribute with his experience and always look forward for the benefits of the team. He is feeling privileged to teach and train the young riders. After his retirement this decision is indeed appreciable because many of his fans were eager to know about this news. Now he wants to train the young riders for winning the championship. He is really excited to tell whatever extreme thrills he has witnessed during his career. Also he is feeling incredible after returning back even though he announced the retirement.