Warren Barguil: Future Tour de France winner?

The Frenchman has been one of the most impressive riders at the 2017 Tour, but is he destined for the maillot jaune one day?

Warren Barguil (Sunweb) takes victory on Col d'Izoard (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Warren Barguil has been tipped by his Team Sunweb colleagues as a future Tour de France general classification contender.

The Frenchman won two stages and the mountains classification in the 2017 race and also finished in the top-10, his most successful return from a Grand Tour.

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

An occasional racer, Richard spends most of his time preparing for long-distance touring rides these days, or getting out to the Surrey Hills on the weekend on his Specialized Tarmac SL6 (with an obligatory pub stop of course).