Star-studded cast for Tour de San Luis

Mark Cavendish wins Tour de San Luis stage one 2013

The Tour de San Luis next week starts the season for the biggest stars in cycling. The world number one, the most successful cyclist and the fastest sprinter travel to Argentina for the stage race, which begins next Monday (January 20).

"Every year the word gets around," race director, Andrés David Martínez told Cycling Weekly. "A few champions began to come and we built off of that. One came, another... And it started. We are not forcing them here."

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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.