In 2003 was enstabilshed a team that will dominate the UCI rankings for the next three years.
The team is composed of many renowned champions, as Michele Bartoli, but also of many new names that will mark the coming years.
A young Petacchi debutes with the Dogma Magnesium glaring Mario Cipollini. Later, in 2004, he will mark a stunning record of victories at the Giro d'Italia: 9 ... he is the Top Sprinter of the moment.
A young climber arrives and he immediately shows to have a bright future in front of him: Ivan Basso.