Britain’s Bradley Wiggins says he will quit street racing in late following season in order to return to the track.


The particular 2012 Tour de England champion, that already has four Olympic titles, said: “I’m likely to continue to the next Olympics and take a look at for a 5th. ”

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Inde i don’t mind admitting which Chris is probably a better Grand Tour driver than me




Wiggins, 33, also told The days: “It will be nice to finish the career with another Olympic gold. “

Having been
not able to defend his Trip de France crown in 2013 because of injury however wants to ride it again.

Wiggins acknowledged that making a return to the Team GB track line-up would not be simple.

“Having the weight they lost and muscle the last few years Inde i wouldn’t be able to walk back to the team pursuit squad, so I am not taking anything for granted, but We are working towards which. “

Having previously indicated he might never compete in the Tour again, he said he’d like to be a part of 2014 if selected by Team Atmosphere.

This individual also suggested having been
ready to support this year’s winner Chris Froome.

“I avoid mind admitting that Chris is probably a better Grand Tour driver than me, ” Wiggins said.

“He is a much better climber, he can time-trial nicely. [At 28] he has age on his side, he has no children, that’s great. If Chris wishes to, he could potentially win five Tours now.

“So if I want to win another Tour, I would probably have to leave the players.

“I adore this team. This is my sitting room, I’m not going to proceed, ‘I want to be the best still, so I’m off’. “

Wiggins gained six Olympic track medals, including 3 golds, before switching to the road following the 2008 Online games.

Froome apparently said recently which Wiggins hadn’t congratulated him on his Tour victory.

Wiggins said there was a simple reason for which.

“For the beginning, it is a pathetic excuse – and it’s no excuse – however I don’t have his phone number.

“Rather compared to me send him several naff little text message, I would rather wait till I see your pet, genuinely put my hand out and state ‘you understand what, which was a great ride’.

“That is more genuine than one particular text message that may explore hundreds of other people.

“Obviously when the press got hold of it, it got chewed up a bit and then it would are actually really naff to get sent one particular.

“But I am going to see him in the World Championships where I will be operating to support your pet. So this had not been me stating, ‘I’ll never drive for your pet again’. “