Andy Schleck's Tour de France favourites

andy schleck and alberto contador at tour de france 2010
Andy Schleck, here in yellow at the 2010 Tour de France, rates the 2020 Tour favourites (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

The 2020 Tour de France is just two days away. Preparation is complete, press conferences and team presentations are underway, and riders throughout the peloton will be raring to go in Nice on Saturday.

Those men who will fight it out for the yellow jersey over the next three weeks are anticipating a tough first week, with forays into the hills and even two summit finishes on the menu.

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Daniel Benson

Daniel Benson was the Editor in Chief at between 2008 and 2022. Based in the UK, he joined the Cyclingnews team in 2008 as the site's first UK-based Managing Editor. In that time, he reported on over a dozen editions of the Tour de France, several World Championships, the Tour Down Under, Spring Classics, and the London 2012 Olympic Games. With the help of the excellent editorial team, he ran the coverage on Cyclingnews and has interviewed leading figures in the sport including UCI Presidents and Tour de France winners.