Bradley Wiggins admits Rio Olympics will probably be his last major event

Sir Bradley Wiggins says the Rio Olympic Games will probably be his final major event, but he won't hang up his wheels straight away

Bradley Wiggins, Track World Championships 2016

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

Sir Bradley Wiggins admits that he will wind his cycling career down after the Olympics this August, with the Rio Games likely to be his last major event.

The 2012 Tour de France winner has returned to the track with the ambition of winning his fifth Olympic gold medal and came away from last weekend's Track World Championships with a gold and a silver medal.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.