Elite Dutch cyclist pulls out of world championship event in Australia after allegedly assaulting two teenage girls playing ‘knock-and-run’ on his hotel door the night before the race
- Dutch cyclist Mathieu van der Poel withdraws from world championship race
- He has been charged with assaulting two teenage girls in Wollongong, NSW
- The 27-year-old is in Australia for the UCI Road World Championships
A Dutch cycling star sensationally withdrew from a world championship road race on Sunday after being charged with assaulting two teenage girls.
Mathieu van der Poel, 27, will face court after he was arrested and charged just hours before the race, where he was one of the title favourites for…