Manx rider to make his Tour De France debut

Manx rider Peter Kennaugh Photo: PA

Manx cyclist Peter Kennaugh has been named in the Team Sky lineup for the Tour De France.

It will be Kennaugh's debut in the competition.

Kennaugh, 24, previously won Olympic Gold for Britain in the team pursuit at London 2012.

Team Sky's Peter Kennaugh Credit: PA

Team Sky Principal Sir Dave Brailsford says: “Making the final selection of riders has been especially tough this year but we believe that we've found the right combination for the Tour de France. We have a group of riders that are all in great form and ready for the challenge ahead."