'I came for more than this': Mads Pedersen's Tour de France marred by injuries but sees green jersey on the horizon

The 2019 world champion wasn't able to build on his impressive form in last year's Tour

Mads Pedersen
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Here's a couple of results from the 2020 Tour de France you most probably forgot all about.

Stage one: Nice to Nice. Won by Alexander Kristoff, the Norwegian beating Mads Pedersen by a bike length.

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Chris Marshall-Bell

A freelance sports journalist and podcaster, you'll mostly find Chris's byline attached to news scoops, profile interviews and feature writing across a variety of different publications. He has been writing regularly for Cycling Weekly since 2013.

Previously a ski, hiking and cycling guide in a number of places, but mostly in the Canadian Rockies and Spanish Pyrenees, he almost certainly holds the record for the most number of interviews conducted from snowy mountains.

He lives in Valencia, Spain.