Kittel does not believe 2020 Tour de France will go ahead

Marcel Kittel was working for German television in July 2019 at the Tour de France before announcing his retirement from professional cycling the following month
Marcel Kittel at the 2019 Tour de France (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Marcel Kittel has said that he is sceptical that the 2020 Tour de France will take place despite ASO’s decision to reschedule the event for August 29-September 20.

With public gatherings prohibited in France until at least mid-July due to the coronavirus pandemic, the French race organiser last week announced that it had postponed the race until Autumn, with the UCI confirming the Giro d'Italia, Vuelta a Espana and the major Classics would be held in the months to follow. 

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