Sivakov speaks out against Russian invasion of Ukraine

Ben Tulett rides alongside Pavel Sivakov
Pavel Sivakov (Ineos Grenadiers) (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Ineos Grenadiers' rising star Pavel Sivakov took to social media on Friday to denounce the Russian invasion of Ukraine and to ask that his fellow Russian citizens not be "targets of hate".

"It's been a difficult few days seeing what's currently happening," Sivakov wrote. "First of all I just want to say that I'm totally against the war and can't get around of what's going on in Ukraine, all my thoughts are with the Ukrainian people."

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