Orica-Scott struggle on with only three riders left at Tirreno-Adriatico

Australian squad suffered a similar fate at the 2014 Giro d'Italia

Roman Kreuziger was one of five Orica-Scott riders to abandon Tirreno

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

When Orica-Scott hit the front with 1.5km to go in yesterday's Tirreno-Adriatico stage, you might not have thought much of it, but this was a team trying to rescue something from a race that has seen them enter the final day with only three riders.

Like every other team in the race, Orica-Scott started with eight riders, but have steadily seen their numbers fall as the race has gone on.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.