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We didn't need another fatality, but the death of Astana rider Michele Scarponi has got Anthony Tan asking himself the same question all over again: Is it still worth it?
When it comes to remuneration, there appears to be a point where so much is too much, writes Anthony Tan.

Aru's Giro dream scuttled

A knee problem has disrupted Fabio Aru's training and racing calendar and forced him out of the upcoming Giro d'Italia.
Ever wondered what riding the cobbles of Paris-Roubaix would be like? Jarrad Schwark did and soon found himself in a cauldron of stone and dust.
Paris-Roubaix ended not how he wanted it, but Tom Boonen nevertheless now walks - not rides - away from a career with far more highs than lows, and much to be...


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