Nice — Slovenian favourite Primoz Roglic said on Thursday he was ready for the Tour de France, removing any doubts about his participation in cycling’s biggest event of the year after a heavy fall in his previous race.

“I feel fine. I’m here at the Tour start now, so that’s good news,” the 30-year-old Jumbo-Visma rider told a news conference two days before the start of the race. “It’s been a different plan because we didn’t plan to have this complicated start with the crash and it took some time to restart and do the things I wanted to...

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