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Cycling: Wiggins to stay with Team Sky

Published on Jul 14, 2014 9:17 PM
 

(REUTERS) - Bradley Wiggins says he will stay at Team Sky for another season, despite the 2012 Tour de France winner being overlooked for a spot in this year's race.

Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport quoted the 34-year-old as saying he was targeting the Paris-Roubaix one-day race and possibly the hour record on the track, but his time as a tour contender was over.

"My time as a Grand Tour rider is over. I'll still ride them but not to win them," Wiggins said at the Pinarello Cycling Marathon event in Treviso.

"I'm thinking about it (the hour record)," added the Briton. "Not this year but I'll try next year. And I'll do it on these bikes because I'm going to stay at Sky."

 
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