The French nearly-man is among the last of the legends when black-and-white photography documented cycling’s golden era.
Raymond Poulidor (1936-2019), seen here in action in the 1974 Tour de France.
Poulidor was seen as a ‘real face of cycling’ in France as a result of hard-working attitude and wealth of victories
Read the full article at French cycling legend Raymond Poulidor dies age 83 on VeloNews.com.
Direct Energie won the season rankings to earn automatic bids for the major races, but team changed tactics to do it.
Read the full article at Total Direct Energie boss laments racing for points on VeloNews.com.