Juan Ayuso tests positive for Covid, but will continue at Vuelta a España

UAE Team Emirates doctor says Spaniard has "very low risk of infectivity"

Juan Ayuso at the 2022 Vuelta a España
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Juan Ayuso has tested positive for Covid but will continue racing at the Vuelta a España, his team have said.

The UAE Team Emirates rider tested positive on a lateral flow test, a result which was then confirmed by a PCR, but will continue riding due to a low risk of infection.

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