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Hello again, CyclingTips readers.
The cycling world continues to experience the impacts of coronavirus concerns. On Thursday, race organizer RCS decided to call off this weekend's Strade Bianche.
The RCS says that it will try to reschedule the popular race for another spot on the calendar. For now, the details on an alternate date remain unknown, as does the status other upcoming Italian races like Tirreno-Adriatico and Milano-Sanremo.
Meanwhile, the number of teams announcing an intent to withdraw from racing even outside of Italy in the near future continues to grow. Astana, CCC, and UAE-Team Emirates, like Ineos and Mitchelton-Scott, have decided to skip Paris-Nice, among other events.
As ever, we'll keep you updated as the news continues to emerge.
Until next time, readers.