Challenge Mallorca postponed due to coronavirus pandemic

The 2020 Mallorca Challenge
(Image credit: Bettini Photo)

After the cancellations of the Tour Down Under and Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race, the start of the European season has now been hit by the coronavirus pandemic, with the Challenge Mallorca series postponed on Saturday. 

The four-race series was set to open the 2021 campaign for a number of WorldTour teams from January 28-31, as well as celebrating its 30th edition.

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Patrick Fletcher

Patrick is an NCTJ-trained journalist, and former deputy editor of Cyclingnews, who has seven years’ experience covering professional cycling. He has a modern languages degree from Durham University and has been able to put it to some use in what is a multi-lingual sport, with a particular focus on French and Spanish-speaking riders. Away from cycling, Patrick spends most of his time playing or watching other forms of sport - football, tennis, trail running, darts, to name a few, but he draws the line at rugby.