Chris Froome says report of plea bargain over failed narcotic exam’ wholly untrue’

The Team Sky rider denied he is willing to accept a six-month outlaw and remains committed to finding reason for failed test at Vuelta Chris Froome Chris Froome says report of plea bargain over failed medication test’ completely untrue’ * Team Sky rider denies he is willing to accept six-month ban * Froome still committed […]

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Bradley Wiggins TUEs’ not performance-enhancing ‘, asserts Team Sky’s Brailsford

The Team Skys general manager, Sir Dave Brailsford, has defended the decision to get special permission for Sir Bradley Wiggins to receive injections of a banned narcotic before three main races Sir Dave Brailsford, the Team Sky principal, violating his stillnes on the controversial utilize of medical exemptions to allow Sir Bradley Wiggins to legally […]

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Tour de France: Geraint Thomas turns up the heat on Froome after stage six

Geraint Thomas slipped ahead of his teammate Chris Froome at the finish to stage six members of the Tour de France as Irelands Dan Martin won for UAE-Team Emirates Geraint Thomas slipped ahead of his teammate Chris Froome at the finish to stage six members of the Tour de France as Ireland’s Dan Martin, one […]

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Chris Froome:’ I’d like to be here for the next five years, trying to win’

Chris Froome, in the wake of his fourth Tour de France victory, has said he would like to keep riding into his late thirties but acknowledged he is definitely get older Chris Froome, with his fourth Tour de France in the bag thanks to one of the strongest final weeks he can recollect putting in, […]

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Chris Froome has eye on history but Vuelta a Espana could spring surprises | William Fotheringham

No one has won Tour de France and Vuelta in same year since it switched dates but Chris Froome is taking nothing for granted in race that he has called brutal It is 22 years since the Vuelta a Espaa was shifted from its late April slot in the calendar to its current stance after […]

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Tour de France: Chris Froome in yellow jersey as Fabio Aru wins stage five

Chris Froome took the yellow jersey from Geraint Thomas as Astanas Italian rider Fabio Aru violated clear to win stage five Only twice in the past 60 years have a single squad held the lead from start to finish through the whole of a Tour de France, but after Chris Froome took the yellow jersey […]

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Tour de France 2017 route is good news for Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish

Cavendish will be pleased by an increase in sprint finishes, while Froome can battle for a fourth Tour triumph on the shorter but steeper mountain stages Mark Cavendish and Chris Froome had reason to smile on viewing the 2017 Tour de France road owing to an increase in the number of sprint stages and a […]

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Chris Froome takes yellow off Fabio Aru as Michael Matthews wins Tour stage

The weakness of Fabio Arus Astana team cost the Italian the yellow jersey on Saturday, permitting Chris Froome to regain the Tour de France lead The weakness of Fabio Arus Astana team cost the Italian the yellow jersey here on Saturday, letting Chris Froome to regain the race leading. When the remnants of the peloton […]

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Chris Froome set for fourth Tour de France title after increasing lead in time trial

Chris Froome has sealed a fourth Tour de France victory on the penultimate stage, stamping his authority on the race in a time-trial on the Marseille streets In football parlance, there was no penalty shootout as Chris Froome finished third to the stage win, Maciej Bodnar, to seal his fourth Tour de France victory. With […]

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