Simon Yates misses out on Tour de France selection

Team BikeExchange-Jayco opt for sprint focussed line-up focused on Dylan Groenewegen

Simon Yates
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BikeExchange-Jayco has today announced its Tour de France selection and the surprise omission from the Australian team's lineup was Simon Yates.

Yates' most recent racing action was at the Giro d’Italia earlier this year in which he won two stages. He later abandoned the Giro due to pain from a knee injury picked up in a crash on stage four during the race. 

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