'The race will still be won or lost in the final week with some filthy climbs across stages 14, 15 and 17,' says Ineos Grenadiers director.
Steve Cummings put himself in pole position to emulate Bradley Wiggins and become only the second British rider to win the Tour of Britain.
Stephen Cummings claims the biggest win of his career in the Tour's stage 7. His confidence has grown since his 2015 stage win.
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The wildcard African team came to the Tour with a plan — wear a jersey and win a stage — and accomplished both goals
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Steve Cummings limits his losses on the final climb and then sails past an indecisive duo of Thibaut Pinot and Romain Bardet to win stage 14
MTN-Qhubeka's Stephen Cummings dispatches Valverde on a hilly day of racing at the Mallorca Challenge
BMC's Cummings, who won the stage-r time trial, finishes fourth in the final stage to confirm his overall victory.
Martin took a huge lead on stage 2 and never relinquished it
BMC Racing Brit takes a stage ahead of the weekend's run through Asturias
LISBON (AFP) — Team Sky's Stephen Cummings on Friday won the third stage of the Tour of the Algarve ahead of Tejay van Garderen (HTC-HighRoad) and two-time winner Alberto Contador of Astana.