Relegation Watch – Geoghegan Hart speaks out as COVID-19 bites and Quintana is stripped of points

As we head into September, the end of the season comes sharper into view and with every passing week, the fight for the 2023 WorldTour places becomes increasingly important. 

This week sees Israel-Premier Tech fall further into peril of relegation, while Lotto Soudal inch closer to safety and things tighten dramatically in the cluster of teams just above the ‘relegation zone’.