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The best of 5 live coverage of the 2016 Tour de France, with OJ Borg, Rob Hatch and Rob Hayles.

The best of 5 live coverage of the 2016 Tour de France, with OJ Borg, Rob Hatch and Rob Hayles.
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The best of 5 live coverage of the 2016 Tour de France, with OJ Borg, Rob Hatch and Rob Hayles.




What next for Dave?

As the Sky scandal gathers more column inches and the worlds media tries to track down Sir Dave Brailsford we ask the question…. What next for him? With the help of long time cycling journalist William Fotheringham, Tom & OJ look at the things that make up his personality, the highs and lows that have got him to this point and if he will be able to hold on to his position at Team Sky.


The Greatest rivalries in cycling, Laura Kenny & Robs tips on using vodka for cycling

As the Beast from the East hits OJ, Rob & Tom honour the ultimate badasses who are out riding as well as hearing from Rob how a shot of vodka could keep you out longer, they preview the traditional start to the road racing season as well as speaking to Laura Trott as she takes on the World Track Championships and also hear from American rider Ellen Nobel on her creative way to take on sexism in cycling.


Spring classics are in the air, Froome’s back racing and a beer based quiz.

OJ Borg and Tom Fordyce are joined this week by cycling author Ed Pickering to discuss Chris Froome’s first race since his AAF, the upcoming spring classics, including the Tour of Flanders and what Belgian beers are not to be confused with cycling climbs.


The Wiggle High5 training camp, Aero legs and the return of Froome

This week OJ, Rob and Tom are back in the same room together, to discuss OJ's time at the Wiggle High5 training camp in Mallorca. Where he chatted to Rocelle Gilmore about the teams goals for the season and Macey Stewart who could be in contention for the toughest cyclist of the year award. They also hear from Sir Dave Brailsford and Chris Froome as he begins his first stages of the Ruta Del Sol.


Chris Froome returns an "adverse" drugs test

Reaction to Chris Froome returning an "adverse" drugs test at the Vuelta a Espana. Follow the team @5liveSport and use the hashtag #BeSpoke for video highlights from each show.


Sixdays, hillclimbs & journalistic heavyweights

This week OJ, Rob and Dr Hutch discuss how six day racing saved Rob from a Dickensian life as a chimney sweep, speak to Haley Simmonds about the national hill climb championships and when it's ok to vomit. And they send their biggest journalistic heavyweight off to conduct the first media interview of the deposed UCI president Brian Cookson.


Chris Froome's Secret World of Climbing

Ahead of this year's Tour de France, the three-time champion Chris Froome takes us inside the peloton as he talks about the tactics, the psychology, the pain, the rivalry, and the close encounters with fans during the famous mountain stages.