Norwegian junior rider 'deliberately' run over by Qatari policeman at World Championships

Susanne Andersen had just won bronze in the junior women's road race when she was hit by policeman

Andersen (right) was hit by a policeman shortly after receiving her bronze medal

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Norwegian Cycling Federation officials have accused a Qatari policeman of running over a junior rider at the recent Road World Championships in Doha.

18-year-old Susanne Andersen had won a bronze medal in the women's junior road race and was riding back to the team hotel when she was hit by a car driven by a uniformed police officer.

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