EF-Nippo's Jonas Rutsch in isolation after positive COVID-19 test

EF Pro Cycling’s Jonas Rutsch is chased down by the main field after going on the attack at the 2020 Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Jonas Rutsch (EF Education-Nippo) (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

EF Education-Nippo's  Jonas Rutsch was forced to miss Sunday's GP Cycliste La Marseillaise after a pre-race COVID-19 test resulted positive, with his early season racing at risk depending on the outcome of a further test on Monday. 

The team said the 23-year-old German "returned a positive result in one of the team’s internal controls Saturday".

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