Thibaut Pinot: I need to be patient

Thibaut Pinot started his 2020 season at the Tour de La Provence
Thibaut Pinot started his 2020 season at the Tour de La Provence (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Thibaut Pinot has stated that he needs to be patient as he feels his way back into competitive action after the lengthy lay-off that followed his dramatic abandon at the 2019 Tour de France.

The Groupama-FDJ rider placed seventh overall at the Tour de la Provence, which was his first competitive outing since last July. He left the Tour de France with a thigh muscle injury and ultimately opted not to race again in 2019.

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