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#Chris Froome

# chris-froome - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Controversial two-time Tour de France winner has retired from cycling

Alberto Contador’s final race on Sunday marks the “end of an era,” Chris Froome said.

# chris-froome - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Chris Froome completes historic Grand Tour double with Vuelta triumph

The English rider became just the third rider in history to win both Grand Tours in the same year.

# chris-froome - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Chris Froome all but secures Vuelta title as Contador wins stage 20

Froome now holds a 2min 15secs lead over Vincenzo Nibali.

# chris-froome - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Chris Froome in irresistible form as he stretches Vuelta lead with stunning time trial win

He’s pushed almost two minutes ahead as he claimed his second stage victory.

# chris-froome - Sunday 3 September, 2017

'Sleep all day': Froome looks forward to some Monday rest after extending Vuelta lead

Colombian Miguel Angel Lopez took the stage win but the Team Sky rider remains in total control.

# chris-froome - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Chris Froome's Vuelta lead cut after he crashes twice Vuelta 2017 This post contains videos

Chris Froome's Vuelta lead cut after he crashes twice

“It’s never nice to crash like that, but I’m just grateful that I’m not injured.”

# chris-froome - Monday 28 August, 2017

Froome takes huge step towards Vuelta victory as Ireland's Roche sits in third

The Team Sky rider is aiming to become only the third man to win the Tour and Vuelta in the same year.

# chris-froome - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Froome extends Vuelta lead, Ireland's Roche remains third

France’s Julian Alaphilippe won stage 8 today.

# chris-froome - Friday 25 August, 2017

Roche stays in third, Froome keeps Vuelta lead following big stage win for 22-year-old Slovenian

Matej Mohoric clinched stage seven at the death.

# chris-froome - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Nicholas Roche moves up a place while Froome maintains Vuelta lead

Poland’s Tomasz Marczynski claimed stage six.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Chris Froome extends Vuelta lead as Nicolas Roche falls further behind

Tejay van Garderen moved up to second at 10 seconds after coming in just eight seconds behind the British leader.

# chris-froome - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Trentin wins fourth stage, Nicolas Roche still third at Vuelta

Meanwhile, Britain’s Chris Froome has maintained the overall lead.

# chris-froome - Monday 21 August, 2017

Chris Froome climbs into the leader's jersey ahead of Nico Roche

Vincenzo Nibali won stage three of the Vuelta today.

# chris-froome - Monday 7 August, 2017

Controversial two-time Tour de France winner confirms imminent retirement from cycling

Alberto Contador’s achievements were overshadowed by a positive test for the banned substance Clenbuterol in 2012.

# chris-froome - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Froome all but home and hosed for fourth title while Martin records best-ever Tour finish TDF

# chris-froome - Friday 21 July, 2017

Froome set for fourth Tour win as Martin consolidates sixth spot

Edvald Boasson Hagen won stage 19 today.

# chris-froome - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Dan Martin's podium hopes fade after brave challenge on final mountain stage

Chris Froome closes in on his fourth yellow jersey with strong ride up Coz d’Izoard.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Dan Martin's attacks snuffed out as Froome stretches yellow jersey lead in the mountains

Primoz Roglic won Wednesday’s stage, as Fabio Aru gave up crucial ground in the GC race.

# chris-froome - Sunday 16 July, 2017

'Stressful' Chris Froome survives broken wheel to retain yellow jersey as Mollema takes 15th stage

Ireland’s Dan Martin was typically abrasive and snatched fifth place in the standings.

# chris-froome - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Chris Froome reclaims yellow jersey as Martin earns top-10 finish

Australia’s Michael Matthews comfortably won stage 14.

# chris-froome - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Chris Froome loses yellow jersey on epic final climb to finish Stage 12 Tour De France This post contains videos

Chris Froome loses yellow jersey on epic final climb to finish Stage 12

Fabio Aru takes GC lead as Dan Martin finishes a battling sixth.

# chris-froome - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Uran wins Tour de France stage as Dan Martin suffers crash

Champion Chris Froome retained the yellow jersey after finishing the stage third.

# chris-froome - Thursday 6 July, 2017

King Kittel sprints to stage victory, Dan Martin stays fourth in yellow jersey race

Martin and Nicolas Roche finished in the main bunch on Thursday’s sixth stage.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Dan Martin claims second-place finish after superb day in the mountains

Aru wins Tour fifth stage while Chris Froome takes yellow

# chris-froome - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Tearful Kittel wins 10th Tour de France stage, Froome suffers scare

Meanwhile, Dan Martin is 52nd overall after today’s event, while fellow Irish rider Nicholas Roche is placed in 111th.

Chris Froome and Team Sky under fire over 'cheating' jersey

They have previously been accused of doping and using a motorised bicycle by detractors.

# chris-froome - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Froome lands blow as Britain's Thomas claims yellow after opening stage of Tour

It was a successful day for Britain and Team Sky in Dusseldorf.

# chris-froome - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Chris Froome's bike 'totalled' after car follows him onto pavement

The Tour de France winner’s bike was wrecked this morning after being hit by a car.

# chris-froome - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Veteran rider rubbishes claims of Team Sky mutiny

Geraint Thomas gave embattled boss Dave Brailsford his full support on Monday.

# chris-froome - Monday 30 January, 2017

Lance Armstrong and Team Sky deny ever using hidden bike motors to cheat

CBS report shines a light on the possibility of motorised cheating in pro cycling.

# chris-froome - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Wiggins must resolve steroid use controversy: Froome

“Those are questions for Brad to answer about what happened back then.”

# chris-froome - Monday 28 November, 2016

No room for Frampton or Froome on BBC Sports Personality of the Year shortlist

Gareth Bale, Jamie Vardy and Danny Willett made the cut while Andy Murray is the early favourite to take the gong.

# chris-froome - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

'I have to set a good example, morally and ethically': Froome calls for urgent TUE reform

Statement comes as Bradley Wiggins faces continuing scrutiny over his medical exemptions.

# chris-froome - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Chris Froome says he has nothing to hide as hackers release more medical files

Froome and Bradley Wiggins among five British athletes named in latest WADA file leak.

# chris-froome - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Chris Froome wins third Tour de France, Ireland's Dan Martin finishes in top 10

The British cyclist finished ahead of Frenchman Romain Bardet in second and Nairo Quintana of Colombia in third.

# chris-froome - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Chris Froome on brink of third Tour de France title, Dan Martin still in top 10

With only Sunday’s virtual procession into Paris to come, the event is all but over.

# chris-froome - Friday 22 July, 2016

Froome crashes at the Tour de France... but still manages to extend his lead

Dan Martin finished a brilliant seventh to consolidate his top-10 place with two stages remaining.

# chris-froome - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Froome tightens grip on yellow jersey in uphill time trial as Martin drops to 10th

It was a massive win for the Briton with just three more stages to go.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

What the best bike racer on the planet eats for breakfast at the Tour de France

Chris Froome doesn’t look to have any serious rivals with two weeks of racing done

# chris-froome - Monday 18 July, 2016

Sagan sneaks home in epic photo-finish sprint, Martin retains ninth spot overall By A Whisker This post contains videos

Sagan sneaks home in epic photo-finish sprint, Martin retains ninth spot overall

Chris Froome still leads the general classification by one minute 47 seconds with five stages remaining.

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