Anacona injured in training crash in Colombia

Paris Nice 2020 - 78th Edition - 4th stage Saint Amand Montrond - Saint Amand Montrond 15,1 km - 11/03/2020 - Winner Anacona (COL - Team Arkea Samsic) - photo Nico Vereecken/PN/BettiniPhoto©2020
(Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Winner Anacona sustained injuries to his face and knee after a mountain bike crash while training in Colombia last week.

According to L'Equipe, Anacona did not lose consciousness, but he required facial surgery and stitches to his left knee. He also sustained rib injuries and a bruised kidney.

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