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Sergio Higuita Abandons Tour De France After Heavy Crash

Sergio Higuita (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Sergio Higuita went down onerous 162km from the end after shedding steadiness when Luxembourg’s Bob Jungels out of the blue swerved in entrance of him.

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  • Last Updated: September 13, 2020, 5:52 PM IST

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Colombian champion Sergio Higuita deserted the Tour de France after banging his head on the bottom in a crash early within the 15th stage on Sunday.

EF Education First rider Higuita went down onerous 162km from the end after shedding steadiness when Luxembourg’s Bob Jungels out of the blue swerved in entrance of him.






Higuita crashed once more a couple of kilometres later and he obtained off his bike with 134km to go. He was acutely aware and being attended to by race medical doctors.

Higuita was 16th total, 26:12 behind total chief Primoz Roglic of Slovenia.

Two days in the past, Frenchman Romain Bardet pulled out of the race attributable to concussion following a heavy crash after finishing the 13th stage.


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