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Chris Horner could return to racing at Tour de Suisse

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Horner was not wearing a helmet when he crashed

Horner was not wearing a helmet when he crashed (Image credit: Bettini Photo)
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Chris Horner (Lampre-Merida) bundled up against the elements at the finish line in Girona

Chris Horner (Lampre-Merida) bundled up against the elements at the finish line in Girona (Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)
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Chris Horner is hospital in Italy

Chris Horner is hospital in Italy (Image credit: Lampre-Merida)

Chris Horner (Lampre-Merida) could ride next month’s Tour de Suisse with on eye on competing in the Tour de France a month later. The American was hit by a car in April while out training and suffered a punctured lung in the accident along with broken ribs and a cut to his head, which required stitches.

Daniel Benson

Daniel Benson is the Managing Editor at Cyclingnews. Based in the UK, he coordinates the global coverage for the website. Having joined Cyclingnews in April 2008, he has covered several Tour de France, the Spring Classics, and the London Olympic Games in 2012.

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