Frequent question: Why is Peter Sagan not in the Tour de France?

Why did Sagan drop out of Tour?

Peter Sagan dropped out of the 2021 Tour de France after suffering knee pain from bursitis. The Bora-Hansgrohe star has remained almost anonymous during this year’s race since his heavy crash with Caleb Ewan (Lotto-Soudal) on the third leg of the race where he was injured.

Did Sagan drop out of the Tour de France?

Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) pulled out of the Tour de France prior to Stage 12 with a knee injury. … Sagan was involved in a big crash with Caleb Ewan (Lotto Soudal) on Stage 3 that saw the Australian withdrew from the race.

Is Peter Sagan riding in the Vuelta 2021?

Bora-Hansgrohe

Bora-Hansgrohe’s team is set to change substantially in 2021 with the departure of Peter Sagan and the arrival of riders like Sergio Higuita and Sam Bennett.

What has happened to Peter Sagan?

Peter Sagan had surgery on his knee in Monaco today. The Slovakian national champion suffered from the effect of a crash in the final of stage three of the Tour de France and was forced to abandon the race before stage 12, a stage later won by his teammate Nils Politt.

How many riders have dropped out of the Tour de France 2021?

The 2021 Tour de France has reached its second rest day. 37 of the 228 riders that started the race (16 per cent) have dropped out and won’t be returning for the sixteenth stage of the Tour.

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