Tour de Quarantine stage 11: Cancellation and controversy
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With only a few days of racing left to decide the general classification at the Tour de Quarantine, stage 11 was set to be another thriller, but Mother Nature had other plans.
The stage was abruptly cancelled due to dangerous conditions as flooding left roads impassable. Efforts to clear the course in a timely manner were unsuccessful, leaving officials to make the tough decision of halting the action.
Stage times were taken at the top of a climb preceding the stoppage, leaving some riders, among then even the typically mild-manned Very Very Cute Dog, unhappy with the situation.
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