Poulidor was seen as a 'real face of cycling' in France as a result of hard-working attitude and wealth of victories
Direct Energie won the season rankings to earn automatic bids for the major races, but team changed tactics to do it.
The 2020 Tour de France route boasts nine mountain stages, and plenty of climbing. The Outer Line says the race will be won during the sole individual time trial on stage 20.
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome will undergo another operation as part of his ongoing recovery.
Peter Sagan will race the Giro d'Italia and Tour de France in 2020 for the first time in his career.
Mitchelton-Scott enjoyed a banner season in 2019, with four stage wins in the Tour de France that sport directors admit will be hard to match.
Bernal happy to let the road decide who will lead the Tour de France, but first he has to decide if he will even be at the start line in Nice.
The high point of next year's race at 2300m could prove decisive in the highly unconventional route