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UCI issues statement on hookless tyre debate

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Amid the ongoing debate surrounding the safety and suitability of hookless rim technology, the UCI has weighed in with a statement, saying that it has “decided to study the situation as a matter of urgency.”

The situation came to the fore recently in an incident on stage 5 of the UAE Tour, when seemingly out of nowhere, Lotto Dstny’s Belgian breakaway specialist crashed after his tyre blew out. 

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