‘Tell us what we are doing wrong, or maybe stop now and apologise’ - Matej Mohorič says raids impacted his team at Tour de France

‘Maybe come and see how hard we work at the training camps’ says the Slovenian in response to investigation into Bahrain Victorious

Matej Mohoric
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Matej Mohorič (Bahrain Victorious) has said that the police raids on his Bahrain Victorious team have had a negative impact on their opening week performance. 

Authorities began investigating the squad at the 2021 Tour de France when, on a rest day in Pau, they raided the team's hotel. Mohorič said at the time that it had made him feel "like a drug dealer".

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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.