The 110th edition of the Tour de France will begin in Bilbao, Spain on July 1st, 2023 and finish at the Champs-Élysées, Paris on July 23rd.
|What||Tour de France 2023|
|Where||Bilbao to Paris|
|When||Saturday, July 1st - Sunday, July 23rd, 2023|
|How to watch||NBC, USA Network, Peacock|
|Odds||Jonas Vingegaard -110, Tadej Pogacar +137, Jai Hindley +1400, Enric Mas Nicolau +2200|
The Tour almost always starts on the first weekend of July, occasionally slipping into the last weekend of June depending on events elsewhere, such as the Olympics.
This year's edition, the 110th, will see the cyclists begin racing in the Basque city of Bilbao in Spain on Saturday, July 1st, before travelling all the way through France to the Champs-Elysees in Paris where the event will finish on Sunday, July 23rd, 2023.
The Tour de France is the world's most famous bike race. Millions of spectators line the streets as the cyclists navigate 21 gruelling stages raced over a duration of 22 or 23 days.
Twenty-two teams from all over the world compete in the Tour de France, with each team represented by eight riders.
The Tour de France is one of the most-watched events in world sport, with a global TV audience of 150 million viewers back in 2021.
For US viewers, NBC, USA Network, and Peacock will broadcast the event.
Denmark's Jonas Vingegaard won the 2022 edition of the Tour de France, representing team Jumbo-Visma.
The 25-year-old finished above two-time defending champion Tadej Pogacar and Great Britain's Geraint Thomas in second and third place, respectively.
There are four riders who have won the Tour de France five times. They are French duo Jacques Anquetil and Bernard Hinault, Belgian legend Eddy 'The Cannibal' Merckx and Spain's Miguel Indurain.
Britain's Chris Froome has won the race four times.
|Rider||Number of Wins||Years|
|Jacques Anquetil||5||1957, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964|
|Eddy Merckx||5||1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1974|
|Bernard Hinault||5||1978, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1985|
|Miguel Indurain||5||1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995|
|Chris Froome||4||2013, 2015, 2016, 2017|