Evans set for Tour de France win

Cadel Evans wins stage six, Tirreno-Adriatico 2011

Australian Cadel Evans appears ready to win the Tour de France next month. BMC Racing's classification leader had the most consistent build up of all of his rivals, even three-time winner Alberto Contador.

"Now we just have to get him on the starting line and race," BMC's general manager, Jim Ochowicz told Cycling Weekly today.

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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.