Martin in a great position at the Tour of the Med

Daniel Martin

Ireland's Daniel Martin lies fourth overall with two stages remaining in the Tour of the Mediterranean in the south of France.

South African sprinter Robert Hunter (Barloworld) won Friday's fourth stage from Greasque to Bouc Bel Air ahead of the new overall leader Luis Leon Sanchez (Caisse d'Epargne).

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Sports journalist Lionel Birnie has written professionally for Sunday Times, Procycling and of course Cycling Weekly. He is also an author, publisher, and co-founder of The Cycling Podcast. His first experience covering the Tour de France came in 1999, and he has presented The Cycling Podcast with Richard Moore and Daniel Friebe since 2013. He founded Peloton Publishing in 2010 and has ghostwritten and published the autobiography of Sean Kelly, as well as a number of other sports icons.