Groenewegen: It was hard to hear Jakobsen's comments just before the Giro d'Italia

Dylan Groenewegen during the Giro d'Italia teams presentation
Dylan Groenewegen during the Giro d'Italia teams presentation (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Dylan Groenewegen may wish to open a new chapter at this Giro d'Italia, but the unresolved issues from the previous one have followed him south of the Alps.

The Jumbo-Visma rider served a nine-month ban for his part in the crash that left fellow Dutchman Fabio Jakobsen with life-threatening injuries at last year's Tour de Pologne, and it seems clear that the incident will continue to cast a pall over his career for some time.

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