WATCH: Team Sky apologise to cyclist for "unacceptable" near-collision

The footage was uploaded to Twitter

BY Raf Diallo 15:24 Thursday 8 September 2016, 15:24 8 Sep 2016

Cycling outfit Team Sky has apologised to an amateur cyclist after its team bus just about avoided a collision with him.

Andy Rolfe posted footage on Twitter of the coach coming within a few feet of him on a narrow road.

It is not clear where the incident took place, but the bus was supporting riders on the Tour of Britain, which started today in Aberdare near Merthyr Tydfil.

Team Sky says the actions of the bus driver were "unacceptable".

"What is shown in the video is unacceptable and we are sorry," they said.

"We've already spoken to the driver and we'll be discussing this with him again in more detail. We will also be speaking to all staff and reminding them of their responsibilities."




Ryder Cup rookies Thomas Pieters and Chris Wood target KLM Open

18:29 Wednesday 7 September 2016 0 Minute Read

Simon Zebo to miss the next month for Munster with a fractured rib

12:14 Thursday 8 September 2016 0 Minute Read

Mino Raiola dubs Guardiola's footballing style "boring" ahead of Manchester derby

13:44 Thursday 8 September 2016 0 Minute Read

€1.25million is up for grabs this Saturday in just two minutes of horse-racing

14:10 Thursday 8 September 2016 0 Minute Read
Off The Ball


The very best bits of Off The Ball delivered every week