Bradley Wiggins Tour 07 press

Bradley Wiggins has revealed he rode the first part of a local ten-mile time trial on Tuesday as the final test of his form before Saturday?s Tour de France prologue in London.

Speaking in his final press conference in the Excel media centre on Thursday, Wiggins admitted he has tried to stay as calm and relaxed as possible in the build-up to the Tour, even riding with his local chain gang.

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