Bradley Wiggins retains lead
LA CLAYETTE, France -- British rider Bradley Wiggins consolidated his lead in the Criterium du Dauphine by winning the fourth stage Thursday, retaining the yellow jersey for a fourth day in the warm-up race for the Tour de France later this month.
Wiggins completed the 33-mile time trial from Villie-Morgon to Bourg-en-Bresse in 1 hour, 3 minutes, 12 seconds. Tony Martin of Germany and Michael Rogers of Australia were second and third.
The Tour begins June 30 in Liege, Belgium.
Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press
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