Tadej Pogačar returns to action for first time since Olympics at Bretagne Classic

IMOLA ITALY SEPTEMBER 27 Tadej Pogacar of Slovenia during the 93rd UCI Road World Championships 2020 Men Elite Road Race a 2582km race from Imola to Imola Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari ImolaEr2020 Imola2020 on September 27 2020 in Imola Italy Photo by Alex Whitehead PoolGetty Images
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Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) will return to action for the first time since the Tokyo Olympics when he lines up at the Bretagne Classic on Sunday. The Slovenian has also confirmed that he will ride the European Championships, World Championships and Il Lombardia before bringing an end to his 2021 season.

“After some downtime since the Olympics I’m coming back for Bretagne Classic. It’s a new challenge for me. I’ve never done this race before and I’m excited for it,” Pogačar said in a statement released by his UAE Team Emirates squad on Friday.

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