'Errors like this are not acceptable': Riders and directors lament ruined chances in Tre Valli Varesine incident

A leading group of riders was led the wrong way by a motorbike in the final 15km of the Italian one-day race

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Disorganisation in the crucial moments of the Tre Valli Varesine saw an elite group with Alejandro Valverde (Movistar), Michael Woods (EF Education First) and Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain-Merida) led astray and away from victory in Varese, Northern Italy.

>>> Six reasons to take an end of season break: the effects and benefits explained

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1