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Three world class riders have been tasked with taming the arduous roads of Rio after they were selected to the men’s road cycling section of the Australian Olympic Team for the 2016 Games on Tuesday.
Australian Simon Gerrans has been crowned Tour Down Under champion for a record fourth time with Orica GreenEdge celebrating double success after Caleb Ewan sprinted home to win the final stage.
Michael Matthews (ACT) won the reduced bunch sprint to claim the silver medal at the 2015 UCI Road World Championships in Richmond, Virginia on Sunday.
Eleven of Australia's best will line up on the Richmond start line this week at the 2015 UCI Road World Championships being held in the Virginian capital from September 20-27.
Chris Froome has won the 2015 Tour de France after the final stage sprung no surprises as the British rider cruised into Paris on Sunday.
Ten Australians will line up on the start line for the 2015 Tour de France which commences on July 4 with an opening stage individual time trial in Utrecht, Netherlands.
Victorian Simon Gerrans’ capped a stellar year for himself and a fantastic week for Australia with a nail-biting silver medal in the 258km elite men’s road race at the UCI Road World Championships in Ponferrada, Spain.
The Australian Team Orica GreenEdge grabbed the spotlight for the second consecutive day at the Tour de France and Simon Gerrans is now in the yellow jersey.
CYCLING: Australia's Simon Gerrans of the Orica-GreenEDGE team won the third stage of the Tour de France on Tuesday (AEST) in a sprint finish at the end of the 145-kilometre ride from Ajaccio to Calvi on Corsica.