Delko team ceases operations with immediate effect

ROUBAIX FRANCE OCTOBER 03 Riders of Team DELKO wear a special edition Look 1985 kit for ParisRoubaix based in La Vie Claire Team jersey of the 1980s inspired by Dutch artist Piet Mondrian prior to the 118th ParisRoubaix 2021 Mens Eilte a 2577km race from Compigne to Roubaix ParisRoubaix on October 03 2021 in Roubaix France Photo by Tim de WaeleGetty Images
The Delko squad lining up in their one-off La Vie Claire-inspired kits at Paris-Roubaix (Image credit: Tim de Waele/Getty Images)

French ProTeam Delko has ceased all operations as of Monday morning. The team will not only not race in 2022 but will also miss the end of the current French racing season due to financial difficulties.

Delko hasn't formally announced the news but directeur sportif Benjamin Giraud confirmed the end of the team in an interview with French website DirectVelo on Monday morning.

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