Tour de Suisse – Groupama-FDJ against Quentin Pacher, positive for Covid-19

Sixth Friday of the 6th stage of the Tour of Switzerland won by Nicholas Denz (DSM Team), Quentin Pacher do not take the start of the penultimate stage this Saturday. The French rider (21st overall positive) was tested for Covid-19. The team Groupama-FDJ – until then spared by the focus of contagion which produced around thirty abandonments on Friday -, recorded its first case. “The Groupama-FDJ team, none of whose riders and staff showed symptoms suggestive of Covid-19 on the Tour de Suisse, carried out a screening test last night. It turned out to be positive for Quentin Pacher, who is therefore not taking the start of the 7th stage”, announces the WorldTour on Twitter. Thibaut Pinot (18th in the general classification) and his teammates can continue the race.

Video – Tour de Suisse – Pacher finished 6th in the 6th stage

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