Ferrand-Prévot back in surgery for iliac artery issues

Pauline Ferrand-Prévot puts on her second rainbow jersey in four months
Pauline Ferrand-Prévot (Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)

Pauline Ferrand-Prévot (Canyon-SRAM) is scheduled to undergo another surgery to treat iliac artery endofibrosis, a condition that knocked her out of competition for four months one year ago.

The French rider, a road, cyclo-cross and two-time mountain bike world champion, returned to competition last summer and won her first race in August, the cross country race in the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Val di Sole. She went on to win the world title at the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Mont-Saint-Anne, Canada at the end of August.

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