Bicycle racing is a relatively a well-known sport in the world. There are many major races and the Tour de France is the most popular race. Lance Armstrong has won the race seven times in a row. Let’s check out top 3 of the world’s leading cyclist athletes below!
Bradley Wiggins was born in Belgian but he is a British citizen. He is on Team Sky’s payroll. Bradley Wiggins has marked his name in history when he became the first British athlete to win the Tour de France’s prestigious cycling race within 109 years of the tour. 2012 was when he won the tournament. In the Olympic arena, Wiggins also achieved a lot of success by winning 6 medals, including 3 gold medal.
Alberto Contador is a professional cyclist from UCI ProTeam. Contador was born in Madrid, Spain. His height is 1.76m and the athlete weighs 62 kg. He has been at the top of the Tour de France 2007, the Giro d’Italia 2008, the Vuelta a Espana 2008 and the Tour de France 2009. Among them, the 2007 and 2009 Tour de France victories are well known. come most. Contador is the 5th racer in history to win all 3 Grand Tours cycling competitions.
Marcel Kittel was born in Arnstadt, Germany. This man is considered to be the potential athlete of Germany when he soon won the bronze medal in the world championship when he was 23 years old. Kittel is leading the Quick-Step Floors and has yet to win any Tour de France but with his youth, he will probably make a breakthrough in the tournaments in the coming years.