Lammertink 'can't accept' end of career as recovery from brain injury continues

Maurits Lammertink at the Volta ao Algarve earlier this year
Maurits Lammertink at the Volta ao Algarve earlier this year (Image credit: Getty Images)

Maurits Lammertink is refusing to give up hope of continuing his career as a professional cyclist, but faces a long road to recovery with no guarantees following the horrific brain injuries he suffered earlier this year. 

Back in June, the Dutchman, who rides for Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert Matériaux, was hit by a motorbike outside an ice cream parlour in Hangelo while spending time off with his partner and children. 

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