Former cycling team boss Oleg Tinkov comes out against Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Former owner of Tinkoff-Saxo says war is "unthinkable and unacceptable"

Oleg Tinkov
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Oleg Tinkov, the Russian former owner of the Tinkoff-Saxo cycling team, has come out against his country's invasion of Ukraine, saying that the war is "unthinkable and unacceptable".

The former Tinkoff boss, the WorldTour team which included Peter Sagan and Alberto Contador, posted a message on Instagram criticising Russia's invasion, which has been condemned by the international community.

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