Bouhanni overlooked for Tour de France

Comment on this story
iol news pic Italy Giro d' Italia~5 AP Nacer Bouhanni of France celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the seventh stage of the Giro d'Italia. Photo: Fabio Ferrari

Paris - Nacer Bouhanni, winner of three stages and the points classification on the recent Giro d'Italia, has not been retained by the FDJ.fr team for next month's Tour de France.

The 2012 French champion, out of contract at the end of the year, has not named on the team's ten-rider list for the race from July 5-27.

The FDJ.fr will be based around sprinter Arnaud Demare and Thibaut Pinot, team sporting director Marc Madiot confirmed.

Sapa-AFP


sign up
 
 

Comment Guidelines



  1. Please read our comment guidelines.
  2. Login and register, if you haven’ t already.
  3. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As)
  4. Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.