Celebrated French cyclist Raymond Poulidor dies at 83


Raymond Poulidor, who during a 17-year career finished on the podium of the Tour de France eight times from 1962 to 1976 and won one silver and three bronze medals in World Championship road races, and whose name is still chanted by crowds during the Tour, has died at the age of 83.

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French cycling great Raymond Poulidor has died at the age of 83, reports BBC News.