The race for the Tour's green jersey pits two very different sprinters: Michael Matthews and Marcel Kittel. Can Kittel hang on to the lead?
John Degenkolb appears to take a swing at Michael Matthews after a close sprint finish in Tour de France stage 16.
Michael Matthews is thriving on his new Sunweb team, where he has increased support for sprint stages, like the one he won Saturday.
Australian Michael Matthews won a gritty sprint finish in stage 3 at Tour de Suisse Monday in Bern.
Michael Matthews wins stage 1 of Vuelta al Pais Vasco, his first victory of the season, as Australians sweep the podium.
Michael Matthews is looking forward to challenging Peter Sagan for the Tour de France's aren jersey next summer.
After five years with Orica – BikeExchange, Australian Michael Matthews will ride for German team Giant – Alpecin in 2017.
Michael Matthews had nearly given up hope of winning at the Tour de France. But on Tuesday, he managed to beat Peter Sagan.
Mining services company Orica announced it will back the team through 2017 before ending its relationship with the Australian squad.
This year's route is harder than in years past, with more climbs added into the course as the peloton preps for the Tour de France.