Rory Sutherland announces retirement at end of season

VISE BELGIUM AUGUST 18 Rory Sutherland of Australia and Team Israel StartUp Nation during the 41st Tour de Wallonie 2020 Stage 3 a 192km stage from Montzen to Vise TourdeWallonie TRW2020 on August 18 2020 in Vise Belgium Photo by Luc ClaessenGetty Images
Rory Sutherland (Israel Start-Up Nation) in action at the Tour de Wallonie (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Israel Start-Up Nation veteran Rory Sutherland has announced that he will retire from the sport at the end of the 2020 season, drawing his 16-year pro career to a close.

The Australian, who joined the Israeli WorldTour team this season, made the announcement in a post to Instagram, stating that, though he loved the sport and his team, he felt that the time is right to move on.

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