SBS live broadcast of Cadel Evans welcome home
Cadel Evans' victory parade will be broadcast live on SBS as Australia welcome's home our first ever Tour de France champion.
The historic victory will be marked with a public event in Melbourne at lunchtime on Friday 12 August and everyone is invited to wear yellow and 'Yell for Cadel'. But if you can't make it to Melbourne then you can tune in to the celebration on SBSONE and online.
The broadcast will be presented by Michael Tomalaris, host of the SBSTour de France coverage who will be joined by SBS cycling analyst Scott Sunderland and reporter Sophie Smith.
“SBS was proud to broadcast Cadel Evans’ historic Tour de France victory so it is only fitting that we should honour his achievement with the live broadcast of his victory parade in Melbourne,” said Ken Shipp, Head of Sport at SBS.
Cycling Central Special Presentation: Australia Congratulates Cadel Evan
- LIVE 12pm AEST
- Friday 12 August
- SBS ONE
- Streamed live online at www.sbs.com.au/cyclingcentral.
Evans is the first Australian – and only the third non-European – in the race’s 98-year history to claim overall victory in the world’s most famous bike race.