Alpecin-Fenix pull out of Volta a Catalunya due to positive Covid-19 tests

The Belgian team have already had to abandon the UAE Tour with a positive test in the team earlier this year

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Alpecin-Fenix will not be taking part in the 2021 Volta a Catalunya due to positive Covid-19 tests within the team.

The team announced in a statement on Twitter that they would not be racing in Spain, explaining that three members of the team returned positive results in their first batch of tests, forcing them to pull out.

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