PUBLISHED: 11:24 01 July 2019 | UPDATED: 11:24 01 July 2019
With four-time winner Chris Froome out of the race, may 2018 winner Geraint Thomas trip to victory once more this yr?
The 106th version of the world’s most well-known biking race begins on Saturday sixth July and this yr the Belgian metropolis of Brussels has the honour of internet hosting the Grand Départ. The 2019 route contains 21 levels and passes by means of 37 departments in France, culminating as at all times in Paris the place the peloton will cross the ending line on the Champs-Élysées on Sunday 28th July.
Nonetheless, with four-time winner Chris…