Degenkolb injured

MADRID: German sprint specialist John Degenkolb has undergone surgery to repair a deep cut on his leg and suffered a fractured forearm as he and five other Giant-Alpecin teammates were mowed down by an English driver whilst training near Alicante, southeast Spain, on Saturday. Warren Barguil, Chad Haga, Fredrik Ludvigsson, Ramon Sinkeldam and Max Walscheid were also taken to hospital in Alicante, but were said to be in a stable condition. According to a team statement, France’s Barguil suffered a fractured scaphoid.