Lotto-Soudal's Tomasz Marczynski out of Giro d'Italia with long Covid

The Polish rider has been struggling with post-Covid neurological symptoms

Tomasz Marczynski at the 2021 Giro d'Italia
(Image credit: Getty)

Tomasz Marczynski has abandoned the 2021 Giro d'Italia after suffering from long Covid symptoms.

The Lotto-Soudal rider didn't take the start of stage nine, a gruelling mountain day culminating in a gravel climb to the finish, having been experiencing post-Covid neurological symptoms.

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