Andre Greipel broke his Tour de France duck with a strong sprint to take the win in Reims.
Categorised as flat, and with only two cat 4 climbs to contend with, this stage looks set for a sprint finish. However, a twisting route and the possibility of crosswinds as the peloton heads towards Reims will ensure this is anything but a stress-free day for the GC teams. Continue reading
PAVÉ! Need I say more? This is the most talked about stage since the Tour route was announced last October. Nine cobbled sectors taking the riders over 15.4km of brutal pavé. It’s going to be rough, it’s going to be chaotic. Buckle up and hold onto your hats, people. Continue reading