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How many sprinters have crashed into barriers on a sprint finish?

Tour de France Crashes

Back with another Tour de Factiod. This time Tour de France crashes. How many sprinters have crashed into barriers on a sprint finish? Since 1991 that is. The interesting thing hear is that whilst there are many crashes, this very dangerous crashes are far and few between. The worst two were in the 90’s, those Tour de France crashes were something else. Djamolodine Abdoujaparov, 1991 and Laurent Jalabert, 1994.

And most recently 2017, which resulted in Peter Sagan being disqualified and Mark Cavendish out with a broken shoulder

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