Trek-Segafredo Women have six bikes stolen night before Strade Bianche

Thieves broke into their truck overnight and the team will now start on spares

Lizzie Deignan and Elisa Longo Borghini at the Women's Tour 2019 (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

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Trek-Segafredo Women had six bikes stolen the night before they were set to line up for Strade Bianche.

Thieves broke into the roof of the truck and took six Émonda models that the team were set to use in the first women's WorldTour event back after the coronavirus break.

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