The Mayor of Nice doesn't want Paris-Nice to finish on seafront as planned

The local leader has concerns about the impact the race during the lockdown

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The Mayor of Nice says he no longer wants Paris-Nice 2021 to finish on the famous Promenade des Anglais, because he wants the seafront to be open to residents.

Stage eight, the final stage of the race, is currently set to start and finish around on the seafront of Nice this coming Sunday (March 14), but the race organisers, ASO, may have to rethink the finale to their race after comments by the city's mayor, Christian Estrosi.

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