Prudhomme supports reduced eight-rider teams at Tour de France

In the midst of heated discussions between the UCI, teams and race organisers about the WorldTour reforms, Christian Prudhomme has expressed his support for reducing the number of riders per team in Grand Tours. In an interview with Velonews' Andy Hood, Prudhomme, director of the Tour de France, says that allowing eight riders per team, instead of nine, will help improve rider safety.

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