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As the Giro d'Italia begins, Sir Bradley Wiggins hopes to repeat his success in the Tour de France and London Olympics. But the Giro is a very different beast.
Following the announcement of the new year honours list on Saturday, accusations are made that Paralympians have to achieve more than their Olympic counterparts in order to receive titles.
From Olympic gold medalists to eminent scientists - the successes of 2012 are rewarded in the New Year's Honours list.
Tour de France and Olympic gold medal winner Bradley Wiggins scooped the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award on Sunday - but he has also become something of a style icon.
Extreme skier Josh Dueck is the man behind the first ever wheelchair ski backflip. And his film The Freedom Chair is changing the face of the sport.