Wiggins: "I'm in a great position going into the Vuelta"

Bradley Wiggins and Shane Sutton, Tour de France 2011, team time trial training

Bradley Wiggins has been told by his coaches that a podium finish in the Vuelta is possible - and he feels his form is as good as it was going into the Tour de France.

Wiggins has been training hard since having an operation to repair the broken collarbone he sustained in the Tour, which only kept him off the bike for a week.

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Nick Bull is an NCTJ qualified journalist who has written for a range of titles, as well as being a freelance writer at Beat Media Group, which provides reports for the PA Media wire which is circulated to the likes of the BBC and Eurosport. His work at Cycling Weekly predominantly dealt with professional cycling, and he now holds a role as PR & Digital Manager at SweetSpot Group, which organises the Tour of Britain.