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by Matt de Neef
May 29, 2017
In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Tom Dumoulin wins the 100th Giro d’Italia; Jens Keukeleire wins the Baloise Belgium Tour; Edvald Boasson Hagen wins Tour des Fjords; Marianne Vos wins Gooik-Geraardsbergen-Gooik for a third time; Oscar Pujol wins the Tour of Japan, Nathan Earle second; Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio goes back-to-back with French double; Quintana believes late sickness cost him the Giro; Stijn Vandenbergh released from hospital, two weeks after crash; Transcontinental Race to continue in 2017; Davide Cimolai hit by a car in training; Vulpine saved from administration by Mango Bikes; Giuseppe Fonzi’s Giro nod to Happy Days; Behind the scenes of Tom Dumoulin’s Giro win.
It was on May 9 that Stijn Vandenbergh (Ag2r-La Mondiale) crashed horribly at the Four Days of Dunkirk, suffering severe concussion. On Friday, more than two weeks after being hospitalised, the Belgian was finally able to return home.
Vandenbergh’s team only provided a short update on the 33-year-old’s condition, saying: “It has not yet been decided how long he will be unavailable to race.”
Follow the link to read more at the Ag2r-La Mondiale website.