Our reporter Ned Boulting chatted to Dutch women's cycling legend Marianne Vos about the men's Tour and also got a progress report on her recovery from injury.
Ned Boulting caught up with Cav in Utrecht before the start of the 2015 Tour de France. The Manx sprinter was in relaxed and quietly confident mood, but not about to predict a hatful of stage wins to add to his current tally of 25.
With the main man @chris_boardman going live on @itv4 at 2pm. pic.twitter.com/MtRIF2aQwB
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Lars Boom will start the Tour after all.
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Astana, the team of defending champion Vincenzo Nibali, invited further scrutiny over its moral code after announcing Dutch rider Lars Boom will start the Tour de France on Saturday.
Chris Boardman and Ned Boulting co-host the podcast as they journey through France with Le Tour.
Once again you can download our daily Tour de France podcast for free, either in the iTunes Store or via an XML feed. Essential listening to accompany your viewing of the 201 5 Tour live on ITV4!