Ulissi: We have to accept that the 2020 season could be cancelled altogether

ADELAIDE AUSTRALIA JANUARY 19 Start Diego Ulissi of Italy and UAE Team Emirates during the 22nd Santos Tour Down Under Schwalbe Classic a 51km race from Adelaide to Adelaide TDU tourdownunder on January 19 2020 in Adelaide Australia Photo by Daniel KaliszGetty Images
Diego Ulissi at the Schwalbe Classic ini January (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

UAE Team Emirates puncheur Diego Ulissi has spent much of March stuck in quarantine after the UAE Tour, following the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak at the race in late February.

The Italian only returned to his home in Lugano, Switzerland on Sunday, meeting his recently born daughter for the first time. On Tuesday, he spoke to Il Tirreno, the newspaper from his home town in Tuscany, with the interview published by Tuttobiciweb. Ulissi talked about his time in quarantine, the emotion of finally going home, and the lockdown measures affecting his home country.

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