Alejandro Valverde: I doubt we'll be racing again this year

Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana 2020 - 71st Edition - 2nd stage Torrent - Cullera 181 km - 06/02/2020 - Alejandro Valverde (ESP - Movistar Team) - photo Luis Angel Gomez/BettiniPhoto©2020
Valverde at the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana earlier this year (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Despite the unveiling of a rescheduled autumn calendar of racing, Alejandro Valverde doubts he’ll be turning a pedal in anger again this year, and is considering postponing his retirement. 

Earlier this week, with all racing suspended until July due to the coronavirus pandemic, the UCI announced that the Tour de France will take place from August 29-September 20 and be followed by the World Championships, Giro d’Italia, Vuelta a España, and a sprinkling of one-day Classics. 

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