Bradley Wiggins on Dubai Tour: 'Don't expect too much from me!'

Sir Bradley Wiggins insists he won't be riding for position at the Dubai Tour, instead focussing on helping his teammates

Sir Bradley Wiggins ahead of the Dubai Tour (ANSA/CLAUDIO PERI)

(Image credit: CLAUDIO PERI)

Sir Bradley Wiggins dampened any hopes of him storming to victory in the Dubai Tour, telling reporters that he's there to help his teammates.

The 2012 Tour de France champion is in the Middle East for the four-day race, which starts on Wednesday, with Team Wiggins, of which many riders are significantly younger than the 35-year-old.

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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.