Tour de France could return to UK in 2021, leaked documents reveal

UK Sport considering bidding for 2021 Tour de France stages, as well as numerous other cycling events

Big crowds for the Tour de France's visit to Yorkshire. Photo: Yuzuru Sunada

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

The Tour de France could return to the UK in 2021 as one of a number of cycling events that UK Sport is aiming to bring to British shores over the next seven years.

Confidential plans revealed by BBC Sport show that the national sporting organisation is aiming to bring seven major cycling events to the UK in the coming years.

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