Wiggins' 'struggle' at the Tour of Britain

After securing his fifth gold medal at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in August, Bradley Wiggins is back to road racing with his namesake Team Wiggins at the Tour of Britain. The Briton looked like he enjoyed his outing during stage 2 from Carlisle to Kendal, posting a photo on Instagram of himself running up the day's final KOM over a climb called The Struggle. "Taking things...
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Wiggins, Cavendish, Greipel headline Tour of Britain Presentation - Gallery

A world-class field descended on Glasgow on Saturday evening for the Tour of Britain pre-race presentation. Bradley Wiggins (WIGGINS), Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data), Taylor Phinney (BMC Racing) and Andre Greipel (Lotto Soudal) were among the elite riders presented to the crowds, with the week-long race starting on Sunday with a 168 kilometre test between Glasgow and Castle Douglas...
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Doull and Dibben named in WIGGINS Tour of Britain squad, Cannondale down to seven at the Vuelta a Espana - News shorts

Wiggins, Doull and Dibben lead WIGGINS team at Tour of Britain The WIGGINS team has named its final line-up for the Tour of Britain, with Owain Doull, Jon Dibben, Chris Latham, Mark Christian and Dan Pearson in the six-rider squad alongside Bradley Wiggins. It will be the first race for Wiggins and Doull since they won a gold medal in the team pursuit at the Rio Olympic Games....
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Wiggins to ride the Tour of Britain after Olympic success

Bradley Wiggins will join Mark Cavendish on the start list of the Tour of Britain next month, the organisers have confirmed. The race will be Wiggins’ first appearance on the road in four months and his first race since winning gold on the track in the team pursuit at the Rio Olympic Games. Wiggins’ fellow gold medallist and trade teammate Owain Doull has also been confirmed...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Sir Bradley Wiggins sticks tongue out after winning gold

Sir Bradley Wiggins, the most decorated Olympic cyclist, stuck his tongue out after Team GB won the gold.
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Record-setting Great Britain, Sir Bradley Wiggins beat Australia in men’s team pursuit

Great Britain needed to set a world record to defeat the speedy Australians in men's team pursuit and that's exactly what they did. Sir Bradley Wiggins, Ed Clancy, Steven Burke and Owain Doull set a world record earlier in the day during the first round only to break it during the gold medal round. During their world record run of 3:50.265, the Rio crowd was cheering for Team GB...
Via CSN Chicago
25 days ago

Bradley Wiggins wins world road time trial, Spain

PONFERRADA, Spain (AP) Bradley Wiggins of Britain powered across the finish line 26.23 seconds ahead of his nearest rival to claim his first road cycling world title on Wednesday with a convincing victory in the time-trial event. Wiggins, who won silver in 2011 and 2013, clocked 56 minutes, 25 seconds to take the title off second-place Tony Martin of Germany, who was bidding for...
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September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Wiggins children bullied after Armstrong scandal

Former Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins says he had to find a new school for his children after they were ''harassed and bullied'' following the Lance Armstrong doping scandal. Speaking from a training camp in Spain, Wiggins said he moved his two children Ben and Isabella to another school last year because they were repeatedly asked whether their father had used drugs like...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Tour de France champion Froome signs new Sky deal

Tour de France winner Chris Froome leads a list of 10 riders who have signed new contracts with Team Sky for 2014. Peter Kennaugh, David Lopez and Ian Stannard, who helped Froome succeed teammate Bradley Wiggins as Britain's second Tour winner, have also extended their contracts. Froome says ''this is the right place for me to continue to grow as a rider.'' The other riders who...
Via Associated Press
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Olympic gold medalist Wiggins left 'shaking' after being knighted

British cyclist Bradley Wiggins has been knighted by Queen Elizabeth II at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace that left last year's Tour de France and Olympic champion "shaking" and "uncomfortable." Wiggins was honored for services to cycling after winning seven Olympic medals and becoming the first Briton to win the Tour -- the sport's biggest event. The 33-year-old Wiggins says...
Via Associated Press
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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