Annemiek van Vleuten fractures elbow after heavy crash at World Championships

There are question marks over the former world champion's participation in Saturday's road race

Annemiek van Vleuten at the 2022 World Championships
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Annemiek van Vleuten fractured her elbow in her heavy crash during the mixed relay team time trial at the World Championships in Wollongong.

The 39-year-old fell off her bike seconds after setting off from the start ramp for her leg of the TTT, seemingly losing control, veering to the left and sliding out.

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