Five talking points from stage 19 of the Tour de France 2019

Talking points from a truly chaotic day at the 2019 Tour de France

Extraordinary drama as race is cancelled

Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme chats with Great Britain's Geraint Thomas after the race was stopped due to bad weather conditions (MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images)
(Image credit: AFP/Getty Images)

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Stephen Puddicombe is a freelance journalist for Cycling Weekly, who regularly contributes to our World Tour racing coverage with race reports, news stories, interviews and features. Outside of cycling, he also enjoys writing about film and TV - but you won't find much of that content embedded into his CW articles.