Adam Hansen has raced 18 straight grand tours, but his inclusion in the current Tour de France was originally in doubt.
Fabio Aru, the only grand tour winner on the market for 2018, remains undecided on his future with team Astana.
The Geraint Thomas success story now includes a stage one time trial win and a Tour de France yellow jersey to adorn his growing
Mark Cavendish tempers expectations ahead of Tour de France. Out of racing for months due to sickness, the Brit doesn't expect a stage win.
Peter Sagan cost his Bora team an estimated $4.5 million, but the German squad says he's worth every penny at the Tour de France.
Chris Froome says he's on track to continue with Sky until 2021. He expects 2017 Tour de France to be his biggest challenge yet.
The Movistar rider has not raced since his runner-up performance in the Giro d'Italia, but his coach said his power numbers are solid.
Things appear to be strained between the Norwegian sprinter and his Swiss-registered squad.
Peter Sagan looks to be the top sprinter heading into the Tour de France. The world champion may earn his 100th victory in July.
The Giro d'Italia champion said racing the Tour this year crossed his mind, but he later decided "it might not be such a very good idea."