Nacer Bouhanni already planning a career in the boxing ring

Cofidis sprinter Nacer Bouhanni already has his post-cycling plans in order, when he'll swap the road for the ring

Nacer Bouhanni wins stage 10 of the 2014 Giro d'Italia

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Nacer Bouhanni has his whole career mapped out, but he doesn’t see himself as only being a cyclist, admitting he plans to take up boxing when he hangs up his wheels.

In an interview with French newspaper l’Equipe, the 24-year-old insists he will stop cycling in about eight years in order to make his move into the ring.

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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.