Thibaut Pinot: I'm at my peak but 2020 could be a lost year

Paris Nice 2020 - 78th Edition - 6th stage Sorgues - Apt 161,5 km - 13/03/2020 - Thibaut Pinot (FRA - Groupama - FDJ) - photo Nico Vereecken/PN/BettiniPhoto©2020
Pinot at the recent Paris-Nice (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Thibaut Pinot fears 2020 could be a "lost year" in the peak of his career, but is trying not to worry about the sport or even the Tour de France, as he sees it, pales into insignificance in the wider context of the coronavirus crisis.

Speaking publicly for the first time since he placed fifth at Paris-Nice 10 days ago, the Frenchman, in an interview with France Télévisions, opened up about how his life has been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic and public lockdown in France.

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