Alpecin-Fenix leaves the UAE Tour after positive Covid-19 test

The Belgian team were celebrating stage one victory yesterday

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Alpecin-Fenix have confirmed that they are leaving the UAE Tour after a staff member tested positive for coronavirus.

The team from Belgium won stage one with Mathieu van der Poel on Sunday (February 21) but it was revealed on Monday that a staff member of the team has tested positive for the virus and went into isolation immediately.

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