Astana confirm 30 per cent pay cut for riders and staff until racing resumes

Astana's 2020 team presentation
Astana's 2020 team presentation (Image credit: Getty Images)

Astana have confirmed that their riders and staff have had their salaries cut by 30 per cent, citing the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the team and their backers. 

The pay cut comes into effect from this month and will remain in place until the cycling season resumes. The Astana team leaders include Jakob Fuglsang, Alexey Lutsenko and Miguel Angel Lopez. 

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