Elchin Asadov will lead the young Synergy Baku Cycling Project riders in the International Tour of Fatih Sultan Mehmet. The two-stage race, UCI 2.2, covers 269 kilometers on March 29 and 30.

Elchin will be supported along the way by Kenan Gahramanli, Karim Shiraliyev, Musa Mikaylizade, Telman Valiyev and Enver Asanov, as the young riders continue their intensive start to the racing season.

The race opens on Thursday, March 29, with 133 kilometers starting and ending in Edirne, and including a category 2 climb and an intermediate sprint. The second stage, on Friday, March 30, is 136 kilometers, from Edirne to Kirklareli. It too features a category 2 climb and an intermediate sprint on the rolling course. 

Synergy Baku Cycling Project for the International Tour of Fatih Sultan Mehmet: Elchin Asadov, Enver Asanov, Kenan Gahramanli, Musa Mikaylizade, Karim Shiraliyev and Telman Valiyev