Who are Team Ineos, have they replaced Team Sky, what is the controversy and which cyclists are part of the team?

Who are Team Ineos, have they replaced Team Sky, what is the controversy and which cyclists are part of the team?

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TEAM INEOS have launched their new team colours ahead of the Tour de Yorkshire.
Ineos announced their takeover of the cycling team in December – here is all you need to know.
Chris Froome will lead the charge with Team IneosPA:Press Association
Who are Team Ineos?
Team Ineos are a British professional cycling team that competes at UCI World Team level.
They were formally known as Team Sky (between 2010 and 2019).
The team is based at the National Cycling Centre in Manchester with a logistics base in Deinze, Belgium and they are managed by Sir Dave Brailsford.
The new team was announced in March 2019 after Sky announced they were withdrawing their sponsorship in December 2018.
Sky decided to withdraw sponsorship as part of an ongoing review brought on by their acquisition on Comcast.
The Tour de Yorkshire was used as the launch for the new Team Ineos colours.

Chelsea accept £18million Wolves bid for Tammy Abraham who is set to end Aston Villa loan
Wednesday January 02, 2019

CHELSEA have accepted an £18million bid from Wolves for striker Tammy Abraham. The England striker has been targeted by Wolves to bolster their attack after an impressive first half of the season on their return to the top flight. Tammy Abraham is set to cut short his loan at Aston Villa after Chelsea accepted an

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INEOS is delighted to see @TeamINEOS officially launch today in Yorkshire, ahead of the #TDY and with Sir Dave Brailsford and Sir Jim Ratcliffe in attendance.
Sir Dave Brailsford: “This is a momentous day for the Team, our fans and #cycling in general.” https://t.co/l7CW6ruu9I pic.twitter.com/ZUnObW6F24
— INEOS (@INEOS) May 1, 2019

Arsenal have £55m bid for transfer target Cengiz Under rejected as Emery looks to replace Aaron Ramsey
Wednesday January 02, 2019

ARSENAL have been dealt a blow in their effort to replace Aaron Ramsey as Roma have rejected their bid for Cengiz Under. The Italian side are commanding a large fee for the young midfielder, whose stock has risen rapidly, in a bid to hold onto him. AFP or licensors Under has caught the attention of

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Who is INEOS and why was there some controversy?
Ineos are a multinational chemicals company owned by Jim Ratcliffe.
It is in the top two chemicals companies in the world as measured by sales revenue currently around $90 billion.
Owner Ratcliffe has been investing in sports for sometime and other sponsorship includes Ben Ainslie’s America Cup campaign and ownership of Swiss football team Lausanne-Sport.
Ineos’s sponsorship has been criticised and described as “sportwashing” by anti-fracking campaigners which has led to some withdrawing their support for the Tour de Yorkshire.
People have been seen lining the course in masks depicting Ratcliffe as a devil.
Who is part of Team Ineos?
The riders who race as part of Team Ineos are:

FA Cup 3rd round kick-off times: Why are they staggered this year and which games are on TV?
Wednesday January 02, 2019

THE FA Cup 3rd round is back as the big boys enter to a more bizarre calendar than ever before. Following the draw, fans have been shocked to find their teams playing at various hours of the weekend, and typically not due to matches being televised. From the top to the bottom of the football

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