Tweets of the week: When cycling goes mainstream, George Bennett loses his bike, and the sandy Saudi Tour

Two unknown cyclists went viral last weekend, it's a shame that we will never know their identities. All that, and more

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Sometimes, the world reminds us just how niche a thing cycling really is. Not just in general, but also in the world of sport. The top riders aren't really famous, apart from in Belgium maybe, not in the same sense as a footballer anywhere, or a cricketer in India.

Yes, this sport that we adore, that we spend our whole lives obsessing over, that we are convinced that everyone would love given the chance, really is not as popular as we wish it was.

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