Report: Wiggins had shaved off his lucky sideburns

Bradley Wiggins' crash came days after the Tour de France winner had shaved off his "lucky" sideburns.

He had told The Sun:

They were too recognisable — it was getting a bit much. Now I can put a hat on and no one knows who I am.

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Wiggins keen to return quickly

Olympic champion Bradley Wiggins was "looking forward to getting back on the bike" as he continued to recover from injuries sustained in a road accident. A 44-year-old woman has been interviewed by Lancashire police following the incident.