Richie Porte hints that he could take revenge on Chris Froome and Alejandro Valverde at the Tour de France after losing the Dauphiné on the final stage.
The Critérium du Dauphiné provided a week of great racing with an unexpected victory in Jakob Fuglsang, but didn't tell us who is favourite for the Tour.
Few will disagree that Richie Porte will start as favourite for the Tour de France, but that doesn't mean that Chris Froome doesn't have reason for optimism.
Jakob Fuglsang won the final stage and the overall of the Critérium du Dauphiné after attacking from a lead group with 7.3km remaining on the final climb
Richie Porte managed to hold an advantage over rival Chris Froome after stage six of the Critérium du Dauphiné to take the overall lead
Danish rider edges out Richie Porte and Chris Froome in a tight sprint for the line at the Critérium du Dauphiné
Richie Porte staked his claim on the week-long race the Critérium du Dauphiné with a stage four victory
Former team-mates Chris Froome and Richie Porte go head-to-head in a stage race for the first time since the 2016 Tour de France at the Tour de Romandie.
Paris-Nice 2017 provided day after day of scintillating racing with Sergio Henao eventually emerging victorious by two seconds from Alberto Contador.
Paris-Nice's highest-ever finish provides plenty of action as the general classification is shaken up
Tour Down Under winner Richie Porte retains UCI WorldTour lead after the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Tour Down Under victory hands Australian Richie Porte the lead in the new-look UCI WorldTour ranking
Richie Porte (BMC Racing) has described his victory in the 2017 Tour Down Under as an "incredible relief" having finished second for the past two years.
The Tour Down Under is over for 2017, and what a race it was. With domination by Richie Porte and Caleb Ewan, what did we learn about the season to
Caleb Ewan completed his sprint dominance of the 2017 Tour Down Under, edging out Peter Sagan on stage six as Richie Porte confirmed his overall victory.
Video highlights of action from the decisive stage of the 2017 Tour Down Under to Willunga Hill
Richie Porte took his fourth consecutive win on Willunga Hill and setup his first overall victory at the Tour Down Under
Richie Porte attacked on the final climb to Paracombe and gained 20 seconds lead in GC at the 2017 Tour Down Under
Richie Porte has won the queen stage to Willunga Hill for the past two years, but will hoping to go one further and take the overall at the Tour Down…
American Tejay van Garderen has conceded that Richie Porte earned his place as BMC Racing team leader at the Tour after finishing fourth in 2016
Australian Richie Porte is aiming for a fourth consecutive victory on Willunga Hill, the Tour Down Under's 'queen' stage
Richie Porte and Nicolas Roche link up again at BMC having previously ridden together in service of Chris Froome, and are confident they know how to beat him.
Richie Porte has what it takes to beat Chris Froome in the 2017 Tour de France, with his team confident that the Australian can triumph with a bit of good
Richie Porte says that it was the riders the made the descent at the Olympic road race in Rio dangerous, rather than just the course. >>> Was the Olympic road…
Italian Vincenzo Nibali was one of several riders to come away from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games road race with injury