Jonas Vingegaard suffers broken collarbone, 'several' broken ribs and collapsed lung in Itzulia crash

Tour de France champion in hospital and set for recovery period. Remco Evenepoel also suffers broken collarbone

Jonas Vingegaard in a yellow Visma jersey
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Reigning Tour de France champion Jonas Vingegaard (Visma-Lease a Bike) has suffered a broken collarbone, "several" broken ribs and a collapsed lung in a crash at Itzulia Basque Country, his team has revealed.

Meanwhile, Remco Evenepoel (Soudal Quick-Step) broke his collarbone and shoulder blade in the same crash.

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Tom Davidson
Senior News Writer

Tom joined Cycling Weekly as a news and features writer in the summer of 2022, having previously contributed as a freelancer. He is the host of The TT Podcast, which covers both the men's and women's pelotons and has featured a number of prominent British riders. 

An enthusiastic cyclist himself, Tom likes it most when the road goes uphill and actively seeks out double-figure gradients on his rides. 

He's also fluent in French and Spanish and holds a master's degree in International Journalism.