Wilco Kelderman: I don't feel ready to do the Tour de France as a GC rider

Wilco Kelderman was perhaps as surprised as everyone else when he learned that his Sunweb teammate Tom Dumoulin would return to the Giro d'Italia in 2018. Kelderman, after all, had himself been mulling over a tilt at the corsa rosa this season. Instead he has postponed his own Grand Tour podium attempt until August and the Vuelta a España.

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Barry Ryan
Head of Features

Barry Ryan is Head of Features at Cyclingnews. He has covered professional cycling since 2010, reporting from the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and events from Argentina to Japan. His writing has appeared in The Independent, Procycling and Cycling Plus. He is the author of The Ascent: Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche and the Rise of Irish Cycling’s Golden Generation, published by Gill Books.