Richie Porte: I didn't know about the rule they penalised me for (video)

Team Sky's Richie Porte commends the actions of Simon Clarke and Michael Matthews despite them landing him a two-minute penalty

Richie Porte on stage six of the 2015 Tour of Italy

(Image credit: Watson)

Richie Porte admits he didn’t know about the rule that stung him with a two-minute penalty on Tuesday’s stage 10 of the Giro d’Italia, but says he can’t change the situation now.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.