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Spanish cyclist dies in training

Spanish cyclist Victor Cabedo has died after being hit by a car in training in Valencia. The 23-year-old competed in the Tour of Britain last week.

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Tour of Britain cyclist died after being hit by car

Cyclist Victor Cabedo, who competed in the recent Tour of Britain, died after being hit by a car during training this afternoon in Onda, near Valencia, his Spanish team Eukaltel-Euskadi has confirmed.

Team spokesman Jesus Aizkorbe paid tribute to Cabedo as "a professional rider with a lot of promise who was killed by means that could have been avoided."

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