Wiggins doubt over track at London 2012

Bradley Wiggins

Bradley Wiggins says the final week of the Tour de France will go a long way to determining whether he returns to the track to bid for more Olympic medals in London in three years time.

The 29-year-old lies sixth overall as the race enters the Alps on Sunday, and a top ten finish in Paris could lead to him turning his back on the track.

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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.