Orica-Scott director slams Movistar for not waiting for riders caught in Giro motorbike crash

"I have a lot of respect for that team but I think they made a poor decision today" says Orica-Scott director Matt White

Movistar press on up the Blockhaus at the 2017 Giro d'Italia stage nine (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Team Movistar should have waited after a motorbike caused a crash in the Giro d'Italia's Blockhaus stage on Sunday, says Orica-Scott with fallen race leader Adam Yates.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.