The coronavirus also causes panic in Italy. Following Simon Yates’ positivity, two other cyclists and six staff members were found to be infected with COVID-19. The cyclists, whose names are not disclosed to the public, are one from the “Sunweb” team and one from the “Jumbo-Visma”.
The contestants were entrusted to the doctors of the respective teams, who ordered the isolation measures. While the other six staff members, four belong to “Mitchelton-Scott”, one to the “Ag2r-La Mondiale” team and another to the “Ineos Grenadiers”. The protocol has been applied for them as well, so they have been placed in quarantine.