Remco Evenepoel Crashes Out Of Uae Tour

Remco Evenepoel (Deceuninck-QuickStep)

The day after an impressive display on Jebel Hafeet, Remco Evenepoel was forced to abandon the UAE Tour , crashing out of the race on stage 4 on Wednesday. The Belgian prodigy hit the deck with 85 kilometres of the largely flat stage remaining when the winds sparked attacks and echelons. He was taken to a local hospital for medical checks. "No one else was involved in the fall. Remco was taken away with the ambulance, but we do not have any more information yet," said Deceuninck-QuickStep directeur sportif Geert Van Bondt, according to Sporza. The Deceuninck-QuickStep team later explained that Evenepoel had suffered abrasions on his elbow, under arm, hip and fingers but fortunately had not suffered any fractures or had signs of concussion. He will now spend a couple of days recuperating and should be able to start training at the weekend. His race program for the next ...

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