Coquard 'angry' at Bernaudeau, who defends Tour de France snub as 'sporting decision'

Bryan Coquard will be spending July eating Merguez, after all. At the Criterium du Dauphine, the French sprinter joked about how he hoped he wouldn't be spending July barbequeing sausages. But while he might not have fully believed Direct Energie team manager Jean-René Bernaudeau's threats to leave him out of the Tour de France, the reality came crashing home on Monday when the final line-up was announced.

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