Steve Cummings: 'I don't have regrets about my career, I can be proud'

Cummings explains his decision to step away from professional cycling

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Steve Cummings (Dimension Data) was not ready to retire just yet, but does so smiling with the superb run that included an Olympic silver medal and two Tour de France stage wins.

The Briton had tried to continue, but without any offers, agrees that the time was right for him to stop a 15-year career.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.