RideLondon Classique cancelled

RideLondon Classique
RideLondon Classique (Image credit: Getty Images)

The RideLondon Classique, scheduled as part of the Women's WorldTour for May 31, has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, it was announced on Friday.

It was also reported on Friday that the Dubai Women's Tour has been cancelled, leaving the women's peloton with a dearth of early-season racing opportunities.

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Patrick Fletcher

Patrick is an NCTJ-trained journalist, and former deputy editor of Cyclingnews, who has seven years’ experience covering professional cycling. He has a modern languages degree from Durham University and has been able to put it to some use in what is a multi-lingual sport, with a particular focus on French and Spanish-speaking riders. Away from cycling, Patrick spends most of his time playing or watching other forms of sport - football, tennis, trail running, darts, to name a few, but he draws the line at rugby.