Brian Robinson: Wiggins is on top of the mountain

Bradley Wiggins on podium, Tour de France 2012, stage 19

Fifty-seven years after Brian Robinson became the first Briton to make it to the Tour de France finish, the Yorkshireman returned to the French capital again this weekend, ready to congratulate Great Britain's first winner, Bradley Wiggins.

"It's gone perfectly really, hasn't it? And we've got two, two men capable of winning the Tour in one year is ridiculous really," he said.

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Founded in 1891, Cycling Weekly and its team of expert journalists brings cyclists in-depth reviews, extensive coverage of both professional and domestic racing, as well as fitness advice and 'brew a cuppa and put your feet up' features. Cycling Weekly serves its audience across a range of platforms, from good old-fashioned print to online journalism, and video.