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Cycling enthusisats will once again be able to watch every moment of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain live this September as ITV4 screen all eight stages from start to finish for the second year running.

Cycling enthusisats will once again be able to watch every moment of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain live this September as ITV4 screen all eight stages from start to finish for the second year running.

Thanks to ITV4 and OVO Energy fans won’t miss any of the action from our Grand Depart in Carmarthenshire to the flat-out finale in London, as the channel have exclusive rights to the full live coverage of every stage. Matt Barbet and Yanto Barker will once again present the coverage of Britain’s biggest professional cycle race.

Eurosport will also be showing live coverage of the race in the UK, with times subject to confirmation.

The daily, hour-long highlights shows will also be available on catch-up via the ITV Hub for 30 days after broadcast, while we’ll be bringing race fans short clips across our website and YouTube channel.

Each highlights programme will also be repeated the following day on ITV4 just before the live coverage begins – it really couldn’t be any easier to follow the 2018 OVO Energy Tour of Britain!

Please see below for the full broadcast and repeat times for the 2018 OVO Energy Tour of Britain on ITV4:

Stage Date Live Highlights
Stage One
Pembrey Country Park to The City of Newport
Sunday 2 September 10:45 – 16:00 20:00

Repeated Monday 3 September, 09:40

Stage Two
Cranbrook to Barnstaple
Monday 3 September 10:45 – 16:00 20:00

Repeated Tuesday 4 September, 10:10

Stage Three
Bristol to Bristol
Tuesday 4 September 11:15 – 15:30 20:00

Repeated Wednesday 5 September, 09:05

Stage Four
Nuneaton to Royal Leamington Spa
Wednesday 5 September 10:45 – 16:30 20:00

Repeated Thursday 6 September, 11:40

Stage Five
Cockermouth to Whinlatter TTT
Thursday 6 September 12:45 – 14:45 20:00

Repeated Friday 7 September, 09:40

Stage Six
Barrow-in-Furness to Whinlatter
Friday 7 September 10:45 – 16:00 20:00

Repeated Saturday 8 September, 08:00

Stage Seven
West Bridgford to Mansfield
Saturday 8 September 10:45 – 17:15 20:00

Repeated Sunday 9 September, 14:00

Stage Eight
The London Stage
Sunday 9 September 15:15 – 17:30 20:00

Repeated Monday 10 September, 11:50

ITV4 is available on Freeview (Channel 24), Freesat (Channel 117), Sky (Channel 120) and Virgin Media (Channel 118).

OVO Energy Tour of Britain fans living outside of the UK will once again be able to catch all the action from the eight days of competition.

The 2018 edition will be shown in the following locations:

  • Eurosport – Pan-Europe
  • L’Equipe – France
  • OSN – Middle East and North Africa
  • KWESE – Africa
  • Supersport – Sub-Saharan Africa
  • FUBO – North America
  • TDN – Mexico
  • ESPN – Latin America
  • ESPN – Brazil
  • Sky – NZ
  • DAZN – Japan

All broadcast times are provisional and are subject to change.

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Start
Pembrey Country Park

End
The City of Newport
Distance
174.8km
Start
Cranbrook

End
Barnstaple
Distance
174.9km
Start
Bristol

End
Bristol
Distance
128km
Start
Nuneaton

End
R. Leamington Spa
Distance
183.5km
Start
Cockermouth

End
Whinlatter
Distance
14km
Start
Barrow-in-Furness

End
Whinlatter Pass
Distance
168.3km
Start
West Bridgford

End
Mansfield
Distance
215.6km
Start
London

End
London
Distance
77km