Bora-Hansgrohe pull out of E3 Saxo Bank Classic due to positive Covid test

The German team announced they would not be riding just hours before the race start

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Bora-Hansgrohe have been forced to pull out of this year's E3 Saxo Bank Classic due to a positive Covid-19 test for one of their riders.

British sprinter Matt Walls was a replacement rider for Lukas Pöstlberger but he later tested positive meaning the whole team had to abandon the race.

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