Fondriest hopes Moscon can learn from mistakes as Reichenbach case nears conclusion

Gianni Moscon (Team Sky) finished second

Gianni Moscon 's former mentor and agent Maurizio Fondriest believes the Team Sky rider can learn from his mistakes and emerge as a better person whatever the outcome of the UCI investigation into allegations that he deliberately caused Sebastien Reichenbach to crash during last year's Tre Valli Varesine race. The Groupama-FDJ rider suffered a fractured elbow and pelvis in the crash and the French team quickly claimed on social media that it was caused by "the dangerous behaviour of one of his opponents, Gianni Moscon". Reichenbach confirmed the accusations in subsequent interviews, suggesting Moscon acted in retribution for Reichenbach's part in highlighting how the Team Sky rider had racially abused his then teammate Kevin Reza during the Tour de Romandie in April. Moscon has always denied any wrongdoing but is under intense scrutiny after the Tour de Romandie incident and his disqualification from the UCI Road World Championships for taking ...

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