Cycling - Gallopin breaks hand, ruled out for season

Tony Gallopin will miss the rest of the season after breaking his hand in the World Championship road race.

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2012 Tour de France Tony Gallopin

The Radioshack-Nissan rider was involved in a crash involving 30 riders four laps from the end of the race in Valkenburg.

The Frenchman will be unable to start the Tour of Piemonte, Paris-Bourges and Paris-Tours.

The 24-year-old joined the team this season from Cofidis and was third on stage 8 of the Tour de France.

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