Wiggins 'on cloud nine' at Tour de France

Bradley Wiggins, Tour de France 2009, stage 8

Bradley Wiggins is still fifth overall in the Tour de France after another strong ride in the Pyrenees on Saturday.

The Briton came into the Tour de France not knowing if he could stay with the overall contenders but he has now done it for two consecutive days. He even looked one of the strongest in the select front group that formed after Andy Schleck (Saxo Bank) accelerated on the Col d'Agnes.

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