Bjarne Riis exits NTT Pro Cycling as team fight for survival

Bjarne Riis was at the Tour Down Under with NTT Pro Cycling
(Image credit: Stephen Farrand)

Bjarne Riis has left NTT Pro Cycling as the African WorldTour team fight to secure their future and continue in the sport in 2021.

Riis joined the team at the start of the year, focusing on performance and racing. He was due to buy a 30 per cent stake in the team with business partners Jan Bech Andersen and Lars Seier Christensen but that plan has also fallen through, with Riis now left without a role in the sport.

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