Roglic's injuries shouldn't disrupt his Tour de France preparation says team boss

Primoz Roglic got in the JUmbo-Visma team car but then continued in the race
Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma) (Image credit: Getty Images)

Jumbo-Visma manager Richard Plugge has said that the decision to withdraw team leader Primož Roglič prior to the final stage of the Critérium du Dauphiné was taken as a precautionary measure and should not affect his preparation for the Tour de France, which starts in a fortnight. 

Roglič crashed heavily during the Dauphiné's penultimate stage, but managed to finish and defend the race leader's yellow jersey.

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