Matej Mohorič is a 23 years old cyclist from Slovenia who turned professional in 2014. That year he signed with Cannondale and was 5th on Road race in National Road Championships. He achieved the same result also in 2015 and that year he also came 6th in Japan Cup. In 2016 he signed with Lampre-Merida and he was 2nd in Time Trial in National Road Championships, he won 6th Stage of Tour of Hainan and was 3rd overall on the same race.
In 2017 he joined UAE Team Emirates. In 2017 he took a stage at the Vuelta a Espana and he was winner at the Sun Hung Kai Properties Hong Kong Challenge.
he was 3rd in Road race on National Road Championships this year and 8th on Trofeo Laigueglia.
Although he has already been a pro for 4 seasons, he is still young at the age of 22 with a creative and exciting mind on the bike, putting this together with his enthusiasm it makes a perfect match for our team. He is one of the most intelligent riders in the group and has a vast amount of margin for improvement. He is a rider that is now ready to show the world of cycling what his true capabilities are.