British cyclist David Millar has announced he intends in order to retire at the end of the 2014 period.

The Scot, 36, has earned four individual stages at the Trip de France during his profession and has also won stages in the Vuelta a Espana and the Giro d’Italia.

In 2004, he has been
suspended for two years for taking a banned substance yet has since become an anti-drugs campaigner.

told the Dutch cycling magazine Wieler Revue he had “suddenly” realised his career was coming to an end.

This individual added: “I think my body is actually getting stronger, it is just that I don’t want it or need it as much as We once did.

“I can still be on top of the game – I realize that – but it is a lot harder for me now and I want to be along with my game next year. With the motivation of knowing it is my last year, I know I can get the best out associated with myself. “

Millar was given his ban after being found guilty of taking erythropoietin (EPO) : a drug that controls red blood cell production.