Nibali forced to abandon Tour de France
BAHRAIN MERIDA Pro Cycling Team captain Vincenzo Nibali is forced to withdrawn from the Tour de France after the crash happened with about 4km to go on the Alpe d’Huez.
The clinical examinations have shown the vertebral body fracture of the tenth thoracic vertebra and therefore its impossibility to continue the competition. Tomorrow in the morning, Vincenzo Nibali will return to Italy where, in the next days, he will undergo a new clinical evaluation.
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