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Bad luck for Quick Step: experience Dries Devenyns is months out after back surgery

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Quick-Step Floors will be a few months without Dries Devenyns need to do. The East-Flemish, which Sunday by back pain is not more at the start of the final stage of Paris-Nice, which was Tuesday, had surgery on a herniated disc.

After does not more to have started in the last stage of the ” Race to the Sun Devenyns Monday to have an MRI scan. It turned out that the rider with a herniated disc ever since and under the knife. That’s what happened Tuesday in the AZ Herentals. The next month, the 34-year-old Devenyns his bike, do not touch it.

“I’m sad the next few weeks not to be able to participate in races, ‘ explained the Quick-Steprenner. “The form was good. But I can not explain how I look forward to finally be pain-free. I’m on the right road to full recovery. Hopefully, this is the only setback of the season and it will from now on only more forward.”

Devenyns was this season strong, started with a few toptiennoteringen and a fifth place in the overall classification of the Tour Down Under.

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