Romain Bardet says it will be a 'great sign' if Tour de France goes ahead in July

The French rider was hoping to ride the Giro d'Italia, which has since been postponed

Romain Bardet on the attack at the 2020 Paris-Nice stage seven
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French climber Romain Bardet has said that he hopes the 2020 Tour de France does happen, in an interview with L'Equipe, saying it would be a "great sign" if it goes ahead.

The AG2R La Mondiale rider's season has now been turned upside down due to the coronavirus. He was set to ride the Giro d'Italia and then aim for Olympic success in Japan, but both have since been postponed.

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