Primoz Roglic discolated his shoulder on stage 5 of the Tour de France - before putting it back in himself at the roadside.
Even more remarkable was that Roglic sat himself down on a spectator's chair to perform the manoeuvre, which came as a result of a crash involving a stray hay bale on an extraordinary day of racing.
The riders were navigating a roundabout with around 29km of the stage to go, when Stefan Kung (Groupama–FDJ) clipped the bale - already in the road - into the path of the pack behind. Caleb Ewan (Lotto Soudal) hit it and went down, appearing to take Roglic with him.
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Speaking to ITV on the incident, Roglic said: "I couldn't put it [the shoulder] immediately back in on the road, so I needed to sit on a spectator's chair.
"I have a technique to pull down on it, and I tried to put it back in."
Roglic ended the day 2m36 down in the General Classification and his hopes of winning the Tour must surely now be in doubt - as may his continuing participation in the race.
It was a day to forget in general for Roglic's Team Jumbo-Visma, with yellow jersey Wout van Aert crashing and Jonas Vingegaard also having a bike swap drama.
Van Aert managed to recover to retain the lead of the race, but only by 13 seconds from EF Education-Easypost's Neilson Powless.
Stage 6 sees the riders tackle the longest parcours of this year's Tour, a 220km route from Binche to Longwy, involving two tough, short climbs in the finale.
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