UCI bans Lars Boom for one month for punching rival rider at Tour of Norway

Dutchman forced onto the sidelines until August 2

LottoNL-Jumbo rider Lars Boom will face a month out of racing after he was suspended by the UCI over an incident at the Tour of Norway in May.

Boom was disqualified from stage two of the race after video footage showed him lashing out at Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise rider Preben Van Hecke at the head of the peloton.

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