Sir Bradley Wiggins will compete on the road for Team Sky in the RideLondon-Surrey classic on Sunday
The former Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins will return to the road after his Commonwealth Games track exploits in the elite Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic on Sunday.
Wiggins, who won the Tour in 2012, is a late addition to the Team Sky squad having won a silver medal for England in the team pursuit in Glasgow.
â€œWe are delighted to welcome Sir Bradley to Prudential RideLondon this weekend,â€ said the race director Mick Bennett in a statement. â€œHe completes an already first-class lineup for the event.â€
Wiggins will join such riders as Philippe Gilbert, Laurens ten Dam, Mark Renshaw, Alessandro Petacchi and Elia Viviani in the 200km elite race.