Good afternoon and welcome to the live blog of the opening stage of the Tour of Poland, marred by a dramatic crash by Fabio Jakobsen after a sprint duel with Dylan Groenewegen.

  • Tour of Poland
  • Heavy fall Jakobsen
  • Injuries unclear

Tour of Poland a few seconds ago

Deceunick-Quick-Step, the Belgian team of Fabio Jakobsen, can currently only report that the Dutch champion is being treated by the doctors. The race director of the Tour of Poland reports that a trauma helicopter is on its way to the finish. According to unconfirmed reports, the photographer Jakobsen collided with had to be resuscitated.

Our rider @FabioJakobsen is being tended to by the doctors after his crash in # TDP20.

AvatarAvatar Author Deceuninck-QuickStepMoment of places18: 47 - August 5, 2020

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Tour of Poland 8 minutes ago

Dylan Groenewegen comes across the line in Katowice. The injuries at the Jumbo-Visma sprinter seem to be easy at first glance, but he will especially have a great sense of guilt for causing Fabio Jakobsen's dramatic crash.

Tour of Poland12 minutes ago

Fabio Jakobsen is treated extensively by the doctors after his horror crash in the opening stage of the Tour of Poland. It is not yet clear how the Dutch champion is on the road.

Tour of Poland14 minutes ago

Deceunck-Quick-Step team boss Patrick Lefevre once again expresses his displeasure with the behavior of Dylan Groenewegen, who caused Fabio Jakobsen's dramatic fall in the opening stage of the Tour of Poland.

I go to court this kind of actions have to be out of cycling. This is an criminel fact mister @GroenewegenD

AvatarAvatar Author Patrick Lefevere Time of places 18: 34 - 5 August 2020

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The finish line in the opening stage of the Tour of Poland was on a road in the Polish city of Katowice, which ended and where the riders reach speeds of at least 70 kilometers per hour.

Tour of Poland · 21 minutes ago

Patrick Lefevere, the team boss of Deceuninck-Quick-Step, thinks that Dylan Groenewegen should be locked up in the cell for his role in the horror crash of Fabio Jakobsen. It is not yet clear how Jacob is doing.

They have to put this guy of @TeamJumbo in jail 😡

AvatarAvatar Author Patrick Lefevere Moment of places 18: 29 - 5 August 2020

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We warn against the violent images, but that is how Fabio Jakobsen fell after Dylan Groenewegen cuts him off.

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Massive crash on the finish line in stage 1 of 🇵🇱 @ Tour_de_Pologne! # TDP20 (📺 @ sport_tvppl)

AvatarAvatar Author World Cycling Stats Moment of Places 18: 27 - 5 August 2020

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Groenewegen wins stage, Jakobsen is hard
Dylan Groenewegen wins the opening stage in the Tour of Poland, but the concerns are with Fabio Jakobsen. The Dutch champion is driven into the gates at the top speed in the last meters of the sprint by Groenewegen, who comes across the finish line. Jakobsen also clashes heavily with a photographer on the side.

Tour of Poland34 minutes ago

In the opening stage of the Tour of Poland there are still 5 kilometers to ride. Despite a series of crashes, Dylan Groenewegen and Fabio Jakobsen are still in the front. They will naturally show themselves in the mass sprint, but who is the fastest street in Katowice?

Tour of Poland one hour ago

In the Tour of Poland, a Dutchman reports at the front of the opening stage. It is Julius van den Berg, a rider of EF Education First. With his three fellow frontrunners, he still has a small lead of twenty seconds on the peloton. There are still 20 kilometers to go in the first stage, where a mass sprint is expected. Are Dylan Groenewegen and Fabio Jakobsen striking on the Polish roads?

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Tour of Poland · 5 hours ago

The first stage of the Tour of Poland has started. The riders cover 195.8 kilometers between Chorzów and Katowice. The track is almost flat on a single hill, so the decision is likely to be in a mass sprint.

Official start of the fist stage of 2020 tour de pologne has started @ 3:51 pm! # tdp20

AvatarAvatar Author Tour de Pologne Moment of places 13: 53 - 5 August 2020

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