Mikel Landa the latest to break collarbone at Itzulia Basque Country

The Spaniard follows his team leader Remco Evenepoel in having to leave the stage race

Mikel Landa
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Mikel Landa has become the latest casualty of a disastrous edition of Itzulia Basque Country, abandoning the race with a broke collarbone.

The Soudal Quick-Step rider followed his team leader Remco Evenepoel in leaving the Basque race with a fracture, with Jonas Vingegaard (Visma-Lease a Bike) and Primož Roglič (Bora-Hansgrohe) also among those forced to leave the race.

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Adam Becket
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Adam is Cycling Weekly’s news editor – his greatest love is road racing but as long as he is cycling on tarmac, he's happy. Before joining Cycling Weekly he spent two years writing for Procycling, where he interviewed riders and wrote about racing. He's usually out and about on the roads of Bristol and its surrounds. Before cycling took over his professional life, he covered ecclesiastical matters at the world’s largest Anglican newspaper and politics at Business Insider. Don't ask how that is related to cycling.