Roy down with toxoplasmosis

Jeremy Roy (FDJ)

Jeremy Roy (FDJ) (Image credit: Fabrice Lambert)

French rider Jérémy Roy has finally found out the reason for his mediocre form during the last few weeks: toxoplasmosis. After having started the season perfectly with a victory at the GP d'Ouverture La Marseillaise, the Française des Jeux sprinter saw his fitness decline for no apparent reason. On Saturday before Liège-Bastogne-Liège, Roy received the test results that confirmed he had contracted the infection.

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