Carapaz heartbroken by impact of COVID-19 in Ecuador

Carapaz grimaces as he crosses the line ahead of Nibali
Carapz in action at the 2019 Giro d'Italia (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

2019 Giro d'Italia winner Richard Carapaz has described reports that bodies of COVID-19 victims have been left on the streets in Ecuador as 'heartbreaking' and revealed he is ready to help people who have lost their jobs and are struggling to feed their families.

"It's heart breaking to see what is happening in my country and in the whole world. It's very sad," the soft-spoken Carapaz told La Gazzetta dello Sport in an interview published on Wednesday.

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