Jonas Vingegaard leaves hospital after Itzulia Basque Country horror crash

Danish rider underwent surgery to repair broken collarbone; too early to know whether Tour de France return will be possible

Jonas Vingegaard
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Jonas Vingegaard has been discharged from hospital after his recent horror crash at Itzulia Basque Country

The two-time Tour de France champion suffered extensive injuries in the incident almost two weeks ago. As well as a broken collarbone, Vingegaard suffered a collapsed lung as well as several broken ribs. 

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Tom Thewlis

Tom has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

Since joining the team, he has reported from some of professional cycling's biggest races and events including the Tour de France and the World Championships in Glasgow. He has also covered races elsewhere across the world. 

As well as on the ground reporting, Tom writes race reports from the men's and women's WorldTour and helps with coverage of UK domestic cycling.