Cadel Lee Evans is a former Australian professional racing cyclist, He born 14 February 1977 in Australia.
Evans started his international career in 1995 as a Scholarship-holder in the Australian Institute of Sport mountain bike Program.
Cadel Evans joined the greats of Australian sport with his historic win in one of the toughest, longest and most challenging sporting events in the world – the Tour de France 2011.
“I just want to say thank you to everyone who has had faith in me. Everyone from my teammates to my friends, my colleagues and also my competitors and everyone from the 2011 Tour de France,” Evans said.