Tour de France leader Chris Froome has suffered a great deal of abuse over the course of his campaign this year and things aren't getting any easier for him.
He had urine thrown at him earlier in the Tour and now a fan has decided to do something equally, if not more, disgusting - by spitting on the rider.
The appalling incident happened during stage 19 of the Tour and poor Froome could do nothing about it.
The British Team Sky rider said he was unaware of the latest incident but was told about it by journalists.
"We're human beings, and then we're sportsmen. People need to remember that," heRead More »from Disgusting scene as fan spits on Tour de France leader Chris Froome