Tesco sponsorship rescues the CiCLE Classic

East Midlands Cicle Classic

With Tesco stepping in to replace the East Midlands Development Agency as sponsor of the Rutland-Melton UCI International CiCLE Classic on April 17, organiser Colin Clews now has only one other major  issue to settle.

He is anxiously awaiting on British Cycling to decide whether he can have his usual 180-man field, or whether they will require him to comply with new regulations limiting road race fields to 140 competitors.

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