No kidney infection for Greipel

By Susan Westemeyer

Team High Road can breathe more easily now, knowing that it has not lost ProTour leader André Greipel for an unknown period of time to a kidney infection. The sprinter "was sick last week and took antibiotics for three days, but is fine now," High Road spokesperson Kristy Scrymgeour explained to Cyclingnews. "No kidney infection."

"André is fine and will ride in Georgia, as planned," she added. After that, he is expected to start in the Giro d'Italia, May 10 to June 1.

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