Richie Porte attacks on the final climb to Paracombe, wins stage 2, and takes a solid lead in the overall at Tour Down Under.
Richie Porte is a better climber than Chris Froome and needs to have a trouble-free Tour de France in order to win, Rohan Dennis said.
The 13-year veteran is ready to use his experience to help Richie Porte take on the Sky train in this summer's Tour de France.
Richie Porte received the green light from BMC racing to lead the squad at next summer's Tour de France.
"It's exciting for next year," says Richie Porte of a hard-earned fifth place at the Tour de France
The what-ifs that haunt Richie Porte now just won’t matter if he gets to hold his arms in the air on the Champ-Élysées at the Tour de
Richie Porte should lead BMC Racing for the rest of the Tour de France, according to a handful of other teams' staffers.
Multiple teams came to the Tour de France with more than one GC option, but potential conflicts have fizzled out.
Some said the BMC Racing rider was aiding his former teammate on the final climb of Sunday's stage 9.
It won't be easy for Richie Porte to overcome the time he lost to an unfortunate puncture in the Tour's first week