Marcel Kittel will be due to health problems do not start in the Tour of Yorkshire, who on Thursday begins. That has his team Katusha-Alpecin Wednesday let you know.
The 30-year-old German is not having his best season in progress. Kittel should this year, just one more cheer, early February at the Trofeo Palma. “Marcel is, and remains, a rider of world-class, but at the moment he is not good enough. This cannot long continue”, gave directeur sportif Dirk Demol more explanation.
Kittel is expected to return for the Tour of California, may 12, to start.