25 May 2013

Roulston out of Giro

6:14 am on 25 May 2013

The New Zealand cyclist Hayden Roulston was forced out of the Giro d'Italia today because of illness.

Roulston was unable to start the 17th stage because of some respiratory problems plus an ear infection that has been bothering him for a few days.

Roulston was well down on general classification.