Cycling: Chinese history-maker Ji looking forward to break after surviving Tour
Published on Jul 28, 2014 11:43 PM
PARIS (AFP) - Chinese rider Ji Cheng said he wants to get away from cycling for a while after completing the Tour de France on Sunday.
He was a visible member of the peloton over the last three weeks, relishing his role as the "breakaway killer" for his Giant-Shimano team.
And although the 27-year-old did not set the world alight with his performances, he did gain cult status over 3,659km of racing around France.
But he's had enough for this year.
To continue reading, log in if you are a subscriber
If you are not a subscriber, you can get instant, unlimited access here