Patrick Lefevere: Sam Bennett Tour de France absence 'says more about him than about me'

The Irish sprinter is not defending the green jersey he won in 2020

Patrick Lefevere
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Patrick Lefevere has subtly reiterated his stance that Sam Bennett did not have the desire to race the Tour de France.

The manager of Deceuninck – Quick-Step has maintained over the previous few weeks that Bennett, the winner of the points classification in 2020, could have started this year’s race.

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