Home Rui Costa Rui Costa Team of the Week: Peter Sagan, Greg Van Avermaet, Rui Costa, and more After a frantic weekend of racing in Belgium and the Abu Dhabi Tour in the Middle East, we pick out seven riders for places in our team of the week. It's official, Alejandro Valverde is the most popular rider at the Tour de France Nibali recovers to take overall lead in Critérium du Dauphiné as Costa wins stage No curse of the rainbow jersey, says Rui Costa, just more responsibility Portuguese cyclist Rui Costa admits the weight of media responsibility during his world champion year took its toll on him last season Rui Costa out of Tour de France with pneumonia World Champion Rui Costa forced to retire from 2014 Tour de France after X-rays confirm lung infection Rui Costa out of Tour de France overall battle with bronchitis World Champion Rui Costa likely to change his Tour de France aim from yellow jersey to stage wins Rui Costa going for Tour de France podium spot Triple Tour de Suisse winner and World champion Rui Costa will be Lampre-Merida's overall contender Rui Costa wins final Tour de Suisse stage to take overall victory Third consecutive win in Tour de Suisse for World Champion Rui Costa Tour of Switzerland analysis: who's hot? Who's not? The Tour of Switzerland is the final big test before the Tour de France, the last piece of the ‘Who’s in form?’ jigsaw. Here’s how the pieces fell. Stage eight analysis: The phoney war Heroic performances from Thor Hushovd saw him finishing the day wearing the yellow jersey, and the stage saw the first successful long-range attack of the 2011 Tour, but the race favourites rode cagily to Super Besse.