Brit Dan McLay abandons the 2017 Tour de France on stage 17

British sprinter calls it a day after suffering for several days

Dan McLay rides alone on stage 15 of the Tour de France (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Dan McLay (Fortuneo-Oscaro) finally succumbed to the Tour de France after suffering with illness for the past couple of days, quitting the race on stage 17 to Serre Chevalier.

McLay wasn't the only sprinter to withdraw from the race on stage 17, as Marcel Kittel withdrew after crashing 20km in.

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