Pinot, Bardet, Martin feature in French team at European Championships

FAYENCE FRANCE FEBRUARY 20 Thibaut Pinot of France and Team Groupama FDJ during the 53rd Tour Des Alpes Maritimes Et Du Var Stage 2 a 1689km stage from Fayence to Fayence 357m letour0683 on February 20 2021 in Fayence France Photo by Luc ClaessenGetty Images
Thibaut Pinot continues his comeback at the European Championships (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Thibaut Pinot, Romain Bardet and Guillaume Martin will all feature in the French team for the European Championships road race in Trento on September 12 as France opts for an aggressive line-up to take on some big-name rivals.

The eight-man French line-up also includes Warren Barguil, Aurélien Paret-Peintre, Valentin Madouas, Pierre-Luc Périchon and Benoît Cosnefroy, who showcased his form by out-sprinting Julian Alaphilippe to win the Bretagne Classic at the weekend.

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