Van der Poel considers petitioning for Tour de France debut if 2020 race goes forward

Mathieu van der Poel (Alpecin-Fenix)
(Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Mathieu van der Poel's season plans are up in the air after the Olympic Games were postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic. The Dutchman told Sporza today he would consider making a debut in the Tour de France if the race is held and the Alpecin-Fenix team could get invited.

"If the Tour is still ridden this year, then maybe we can lobby to get in there," Van der Poel said to Sporza.

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