Tasmanian Matthew Goss maintained his fine early season form by winning the first stage of the Tour Down Under ahead of sprint rival and reigning champion Andre Greipel.
Lance Armstrong provided an early insight into his intentions of winning an eighth Tour de France this year with a strong showing in the Tour Down Under criterium on Sunday.
Australian sprinter Robbie McEwen is planning to make his comeback to professional cycling at the Tour Down Under in January.
Australia’s world road racing champion Cadel Evans will ride at next year’s Tour Down Under against Lance Armstrong after his BMC Racing Team were offered a wildcard entry to the race.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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