Sonny Colbrelli collapses metres after Volta a Catalunya stage one finish, in stable condition after medical treatment

Bahrain-Victorious rider reportedly responded positively to treatment at the scene, now in hospital in Girona

Sonny Colbrelli
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Sonny Colbrelli is in a "stable condition", his team have said, after he collapsed from a suspected cardiac arrest just metres after the finish of stage one of the Volta a Catalunya.

Almost immediately after the finish line and finishing second, the Bahrain-Victorious rider fell to the ground. He was attended to by medics within seconds and was promptly given treatment to attempt to revive him. It is said that he responded positively to the treatment and he is conscious. 

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