So heads certainly turned when the greatest road racer this country has produced arrived -- to the surprise of the media -- at the new GreenEDGE team's European launch on Monday.
Having not yet announced any names for the rider roster, could this be general manager Shane Bannan's first big coup?
Regrettably, no. Evans is locked into another year of his contract with the American-Swiss outfit BMC, but as an ethusiastic supporter of Australian cycling in general he just wanted to offer a thumbs up...
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