Moment in time: Sean Yates’s day in yellow at the Tour de France

Sean Yates became just the third Briton to top the Tour de France general classification 1994, but as he recalls nearly a quarter-of-a-century on, he so very nearly didn’t get the chance to wear the yellow jersey

SEAN YATES IN THE 1994 TOUR DE FRANCE

Sean Yates became just the third Briton to top the Tour de France general classification 1994, but as he recalls nearly a quarter-of-a-century on, he so very nearly didn’t get the chance to wear the yellow jersey