Sombre reaction after rider's death at Tour of Qatar

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Frederiek Nolf died in his sleep at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Doha, Qatar, last night.

The 21-year-old Topsport Vlaanderen rider is thought to have suffered a heart attack, but that has not been confirmed. He was due to celebrate his 22nd birthday next week.

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