Tour de Khunjerab, billed to be the highest cycling race in the world, finishes nearly 5,000 metres above sea level in northern Gilgit and Baltistan region.
A 30-minute interview called "Lance Armstrong: Next Stage" will be aired next Wednesday in which the 47-year-old former cycling champion discusses his career and the decisions he made.
Organised by the Turkish Cycling Federation, the Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey debuted in 1963 and became an international race two years later.
Robert Marchand set a world record in 2012 for a 100-year-old when he cycled 24 kilometres in an hour. He turns 107 next month and was supposed to have retired in January.
The 19th stage was won by Slovenian Primoz Roglic as defending champion Chris Froome slipped down to fourth.
Cycling teams and French media said police used tear gas to disperse the protesters but it ended up blowing in the face of the riders.
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5 million to settle a federal suit that claimed he had defrauded his sponsor, the US Postal Service, by using performance-enhancing drugs
Slovakia's Peter Sagan outsprint Swiss champion Silvan Dillier to become the first rider since 1981 to claim the Paris-Roubaix 'Monument' classic.
A British parliamentary committee in a doping investigation report accused Bradley Wiggins of using a banned powerful corticosteroid to enhance his performance while preparing to win the Tour de France in 2012
Chinese authorities are encouraging people to ride bikes, rather than drive, to fight pollution. But a booming bike rental business that has flooded streets with packs of cyclists has not turned out as planned.
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome took an increased dosage of salbutamol after experiencing "acute asthma symptoms" during the final week of Spain's Vuelta a España in September, according to his Team Sky.
Just over a year after a horrific accident in the Rio Olympics road race left her with three spinal fractures, the 34 year old powered round the hilly 21.1 km course in Bergen to win by a comfortable margin.
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