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Cycling - Tour De France 2001 - Cote D'Opale to Paris - France - 7/7/01 to 29/7/01 Bernard Hinault, Ex Tour de France winner shares a joke in the village Mandatory Credit: Action Images/Tom Able-Green
Bernard Hinault, Ex Tour de France winner shares a joke in the village
Cycling - Tour De France 2001 - Cote D'Opale to Paris - France - 7/7/01 to 29/7/01 Bernard Hinault, Ex Tour de France winner shares a joke in the village Mandatory Credit: Action Images/Tom Able-Green
Cycling - Tour De France 2001 - Cote D'Opale to Paris - France - 7/7/01 to 29/7/01 Bernard Hinault, Ex Tour de France winner shares a joke in the village Mandatory Credit: Action Images/Tom Able-Green
Bernard Hinault, Ex Tour de France winner shares a joke in the village
Cycling - Tour De France 2001 - Cote D'Opale to Paris - France - 7/7/01 to 29/7/01 Bernard Hinault, Ex Tour de France winner shares a joke in the village Mandatory Credit: Action Images/Tom Able-Green
Former french cycling champion Bernard Hinault is seen during a stage of the Tour de France cycling race in Monte Carlo, July 2 2009. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Former french cycling champion Bernard Hinault is seen in Monte Carlo
Former french cycling champion Bernard Hinault is seen during a stage of the Tour de France cycling race in Monte Carlo, July 2 2009. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Team Sky rider Michal Kwiatkowski of Poland on the finish line. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Team Sky rider Michal Kwiatkowski of Poland on the finish line. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Daryl Impey of South Africa starts. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Daryl Impey of South Africa starts. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain, wearing the white jersey for best young rider before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain, wearing the white jersey for best young rider before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain, wearing the white jersey for best young rider before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain, wearing the white jersey for best young rider before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 183-km Stage 17 from La Mure to Serre-Chevalier, France - July 19, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 183-km Stage 17 from La Mure to Serre-Chevalier, France - July 19, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain, wearing the white jersey for best young rider before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain, wearing the white jersey for best young rider before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 183-km Stage 17 from La Mure to Serre-Chevalier, France - July 19, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 183-km Stage 17 from La Mure to Serre-Chevalier, France - July 19, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Esteban Chaves of Columbia starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Orica-Scott rider Esteban Chaves of Columbia starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/Files
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/Files
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
FILE PHOTO: BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans of Australia (L), wearing the leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Andy Rihs, co-owner of the BMC team, after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris July 24, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Evans of Australia celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Rihs after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans of Australia (L), wearing the leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Andy Rihs, co-owner of the BMC team, after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris July 24, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans of Australia (L), wearing the leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Andy Rihs, co-owner of the BMC team, after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris July 24, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Evans of Australia celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Rihs after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans of Australia (L), wearing the leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Andy Rihs, co-owner of the BMC team, after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris July 24, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans of Australia (L), wearing the leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Andy Rihs, co-owner of the BMC team, after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris July 24, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Evans of Australia celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Rihs after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans of Australia (L), wearing the leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Andy Rihs, co-owner of the BMC team, after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris July 24, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans of Australia (L), wearing the leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Andy Rihs, co-owner of the BMC team, after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris July 24, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Evans of Australia celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Rihs after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans of Australia (L), wearing the leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the Champs Elysees next to Andy Rihs, co-owner of the BMC team, after he won the 98th Tour de France cycling race in Paris July 24, 2011. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Lotto NL-Jumbo rider George Bennett of New Zealand in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Lotto NL-Jumbo rider George Bennett of New Zealand in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Lotto NL-Jumbo rider George Bennett of New Zealand in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Lotto NL-Jumbo rider George Bennett of New Zealand in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Lotto NL-Jumbo rider George Bennett of New Zealand in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 189.5-km Stage 15 from Laissac-Severac l'Eglise to Le Puy-en-Velay, France - July 16, 2017 - Lotto NL-Jumbo rider George Bennett of New Zealand in action. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - Training ahead of the weekend's start - Coutances, France - 1/07/2016 - Tinkoff rider Peter Sagan of Slovakia during a training session - REUTERS/Juan Medina Picture Supplied by Action Images/File Photo
FILE PHOTOCycling - Tour de France cycling race - Training of Tinkoff rider Peter Sagan of Slovakia
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - Training ahead of the weekend's start - Coutances, France - 1/07/2016 - Tinkoff rider Peter Sagan of Slovakia during a training session - REUTERS/Juan Medina Picture Supplied by Action Images/File Photo
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 162.5 km (101 miles) Stage 11 from Carcassone to Montpellier, France - 13/07/2016 - Tinkoff team rider Peter Sagan of Slovakia wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Juan Medina Picture Supplied by Action Images
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 162.5 km (100.97 miles) Stage 11 from Carcassone to Montpellier
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 162.5 km (101 miles) Stage 11 from Carcassone to Montpellier, France - 13/07/2016 - Tinkoff team rider Peter Sagan of Slovakia wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Juan Medina Picture Supplied by Action Images
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 162.5 km (101 miles) Stage 11 from Carcassone to Montpellier, France - 13/07/2016 - Tinkoff team rider Peter Sagan of Slovakia wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Juan Medina Picture Supplied by Action Images
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 162.5 km (100.97 miles) Stage 11 from Carcassone to Montpellier
FILE PHOTO - Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 162.5 km (101 miles) Stage 11 from Carcassone to Montpellier, France - 13/07/2016 - Tinkoff team rider Peter Sagan of Slovakia wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Juan Medina Picture Supplied by Action Images
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Dimension Data rider Mark Cavendish of Britain starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Dimension Data rider Mark Cavendish of Britain starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Dimension Data rider Mark Cavendish of Britain starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Dimension Data rider Mark Cavendish of Britain starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Dimension Data rider Mark Cavendish of Britain starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Dimension Data rider Mark Cavendish of Britain starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Team Sky rider Michal Kwiatkowski of Poland on the finish line. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann - RC1654CABF10
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Team Sky rider Michal Kwiatkowski of Poland on the finish line. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann - RC1654CABF10
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with the Golden bike trophy he received during the presentation of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 179.5-km Stage 18 from Briancon to Izoard, France - July 20, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain before the start. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 179.5-km Stage 18 from Briancon to Izoard, France - July 20, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain before the start. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 179.5-km Stage 18 from Briancon to Izoard, France - July 20, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain before the start. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 179.5-km Stage 18 from Briancon to Izoard, France - July 20, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain before the start. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain on the finish line. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain on the finish line. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 179.5-km Stage 18 from Briancon to Izoard, France - July 20, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain before the start. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 179.5-km Stage 18 from Briancon to Izoard, France - July 20, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain before the start. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
FILE PHOTO: Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain, race leader's yellow jersey, cycles in the downhill during the 195-km (121.16 miles) 12th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Lannemezan to Plateau de Beille, in the French Pyrenees mountains, France, July 16, 2015. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Team Sky rider Froome of Britain, race leader's yellow jersey, cycles in the downhill during the 12th stage of the Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain, race leader's yellow jersey, cycles in the downhill during the 195-km (121.16 miles) 12th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Lannemezan to Plateau de Beille, in the French Pyrenees mountains, France, July 16, 2015. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Tour de France director Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Tour de France director Prudhomme and Belgian cycling legend Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx and Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx and Tour de France director Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx and Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Belgian politician Alain Courtois, Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Belgian politician Courtois, Tour de France director Prudhomme and Belgian cycling legend Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Belgian politician Alain Courtois, Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Belgian politician Alain Courtois, Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Belgian politician Courtois, Tour de France director Prudhomme and Belgian cycling legend Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Belgian politician Alain Courtois, Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx and Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx and Tour de France director Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx and Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Tour de France director Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 113-km (70,4 miles) Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France - 24/07/2016 - Lotto Soudal rider Andre Greipel of Germany wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France
FILE PHOTO: Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 113-km (70,4 miles) Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France - 24/07/2016 - Lotto Soudal rider Andre Greipel of Germany wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Tour de France director Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme speaks during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx and Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx and Tour de France director Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx and Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme attend the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Former Belgian cycling champion Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx attends the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Belgian politician Alain Courtois, Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Belgian politician Courtois, Tour de France director Prudhomme and Belgian cycling legend Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Belgian politician Alain Courtois, Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Tour de France director Prudhomme and Belgian cycling legend Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels
Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme and former Belgian cycling champion Eddy Merckx pose during the presentation of the Grand Depart of the 2019 Tour de France cycling race in Brussels, Belgium, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 113-km (70,4 miles) Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France - 24/07/2016 - Lotto Soudal rider Andre Greipel of Germany wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 113-km (70,4 miles) Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France - 24/07/2016 - Lotto Soudal rider Andre Greipel of Germany wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 113-km (70,4 miles) Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France - 24/07/2016 - Lotto Soudal rider Andre Greipel of Germany wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France
Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 113-km (70,4 miles) Stage 21 from Chantilly to Paris, France - 24/07/2016 - Lotto Soudal rider Andre Greipel of Germany wins on the finish line. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Lotto Soudal rider Tim Wellens of Belgium starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 14-km (8.7 miles) individual time-trial Stage 1 - Duesseldorf, Germany - July 1, 2017 - Lotto Soudal rider Tim Wellens of Belgium starts the stage. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Files
FILE PHOTO: Astana rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy cycles to win the 138-km (85.74 miles) 19th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne to La Toussuire-Les Sybelles in the French Alps mountains, France, July 24, 2015. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
FILE PHOTO: Astana rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy cycles to win the 19th stage of the Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Astana rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy cycles to win the 138-km (85.74 miles) 19th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne to La Toussuire-Les Sybelles in the French Alps mountains, France, July 24, 2015. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
FILE PHOTO: Astana rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy cycles to win the 138-km (85.74 miles) 19th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne to La Toussuire-Les Sybelles in the French Alps mountains, France, July 24, 2015. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
FILE PHOTO: Astana rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy cycles to win the 19th stage of the Tour de France cycling race
FILE PHOTO: Astana rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy cycles to win the 138-km (85.74 miles) 19th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne to La Toussuire-Les Sybelles in the French Alps mountains, France, July 24, 2015. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 103-km Stage 21 from Montgeron to Paris Champs-Elysees, France - July 23, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain is seen before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 103-km Stage 21 from Montgeron to Paris Champs-Elysees, France - July 23, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain is seen before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France
Tour de France 2017 winner Chris Froome of Britain poses with map of the itinerary of the 2018 Tour de France cycling race during a news conference in Paris, France, October 17, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 103-km Stage 21 from Montgeron to Paris Champs-Elysees, France - July 23, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain is seen before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 103-km Stage 21 from Montgeron to Paris Champs-Elysees, France - July 23, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain is seen before the start. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain on the finish line. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain on the finish line. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 179.5-km Stage 18 from Briancon to Izoard, France - July 20, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain before the start. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race
Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 179.5-km Stage 18 from Briancon to Izoard, France - July 20, 2017 - Team Sky rider and yellow jersey Chris Froome of Britain before the start. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/Files
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the finish line after the final 20th stage of the 99th Tour de France cycling race between Rambouillet and Paris, France, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the finish line after the final 20th stage of the 99th Tour de France cycling race between Rambouillet and Paris
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the finish line after the final 20th stage of the 99th Tour de France cycling race between Rambouillet and Paris, France, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Wiggins of Britain celebrates on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris
FILE PHOTO: Sky Procycling rider and leader's yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain celebrates with a British national flag on the Champs Elysees after winning the 99th Tour de France cycling race in Paris, France, July 22, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo

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