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#Chris Froome

# chris-froome - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Chris Froome to make Tour de France return after suffering horror crash in 2019
# Back In The Saddle
# Back In The Saddle

Chris Froome to make Tour de France return after suffering horror crash in 2019

Jun 15th 2021, 3:14 PM 3,058 Views 2 Comments

The four-time champion has been selected by cycling team Israel Start-Up Nation to race the 2021 tour.

# chris-froome - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Brailsford says relationship with Froome is fine despite Tour omission
# Tour De France
# Tour De France

Brailsford says relationship with Froome is fine despite Tour omission

Aug 27th 2020, 3:11 PM 6,018 Views 1 Comment

This year’s Tour de France gets underway in Nice on Saturday and runs until 20 September.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Former champions Froome and Thomas left out of Team Ineos Tour de France team
# Dropped
# Dropped

Former champions Froome and Thomas left out of Team Ineos Tour de France team

Aug 19th 2020, 9:23 AM 6,623 Views 3 Comments

Froome is a four-time champion, while Thomas won in 2018.

# chris-froome - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Chris Froome to leave Team Ineos after 10 years and seven Grand Tour wins
# Ride On
# Ride On

Chris Froome to leave Team Ineos after 10 years and seven Grand Tour wins

Jul 9th 2020, 10:31 AM 3,826 Views 5 Comments

Froome will leave the team when his contract expires at the end of this season.

# chris-froome - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Chris Froome’s recovery from horror crash 'pretty much complete'
# Getting Better
# Getting Better

Chris Froome’s recovery from horror crash 'pretty much complete'

Apr 12th 2020, 10:11 PM 5,378 Views 2 Comments

The cyclist has stepped up his training despite the coronavirus lockdown

# chris-froome - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Chris Froome set to leave intensive care
# Recovery
# Recovery

Chris Froome set to leave intensive care

Jun 18th 2019, 7:21 PM 6,279 Views 3 Comments

The Briton fell in training last Wednesday and suffered multiple serious injuries.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Froome suffered multiple fractures in Tour-de-France-ending crash, Team INEOS confirm
# Ruled Out
# Ruled Out

Froome suffered multiple fractures in Tour-de-France-ending crash, Team INEOS confirm

Updated Jun 12th 2019, 8:17 PM 9,322 Views 18 Comments

The 34-year-old struck a wall before stage four of the Criterium du Dauphine on Wednesday afternoon.

# chris-froome - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Froome to skip Giro defence as he targets record-equalling fifth Tour de France
# Cycling
# Cycling

Froome to skip Giro defence as he targets record-equalling fifth Tour de France

Jan 1st 2019, 3:54 PM 4,375 Views 2 Comments

Defending TDF champ Geraint Thomas confirms that he will also be targeting the Tour and the Worlds.

# chris-froome - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Britain's Yates set to secure Tour of Spain title
# In Control
# In Control

Britain's Yates set to secure Tour of Spain title

Sep 15th 2018, 6:08 PM 2,923 Views 1 Comment

His success follows that of Sky’s Chris Froome in the Tour of Italy in May.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Froome knocked off his bike by French policeman who mistakes him for fan
# Mix-up
# Mix-up

Froome knocked off his bike by French policeman who mistakes him for fan

Jul 25th 2018, 9:59 PM 19,875 Views 6 Comments

‘It was a misunderstanding. Chris is fine,’ said a Team Sky spokesman.

# chris-froome - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Tour de France chief slams farmers as yellow jersey suffers from tear gas
# Anger
# Anger

Tour de France chief slams farmers as yellow jersey suffers from tear gas

Jul 24th 2018, 6:49 PM 9,519 Views 10 Comments

Although the race resumed following a 15-minute interruption, Christian Prudhomme was furious at the finish.

# chris-froome - Monday 23 July, 2018

'I don't think spitting and throwing things really has a base in professional sport'
# Controversy
# Controversy

'I don't think spitting and throwing things really has a base in professional sport'

Jul 23rd 2018, 8:58 PM 9,550 Views 12 Comments

Dave Brailsford hit out at organisers for failing to stop “intimidating” abuse of his riders and staff as they attempt to win the Tour de France.

# chris-froome - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Car crash victim Degenkolb back in business on Tour
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Car crash victim Degenkolb back in business on Tour

Jul 15th 2018, 5:34 PM 4,734 Views 4 Comments

Amazingly Dan Martin, who woke up feeling “much, much better” after his crash on Saturday, kept pace.

# chris-froome - Monday 9 July, 2018

Froome booed as BMC edge Sky in team time-trial
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Froome booed as BMC edge Sky in team time-trial

Jul 9th 2018, 6:49 PM 5,614 Views 5 Comments

Belgian team Quick Step came third at seven seconds.

# chris-froome - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Froome's Tour off to a shaky start as Team Sky rider suffers dramatic crash
# Le Tour
# Le Tour

Froome's Tour off to a shaky start as Team Sky rider suffers dramatic crash

Jul 7th 2018, 3:20 PM 5,671 Views 14 Comments

The 2018 Tour got underway today.

# chris-froome - Friday 6 July, 2018

I would never cheat to win Tour de France, writes Chris Froome in open letter
# Tour De France
# Tour De France

I would never cheat to win Tour de France, writes Chris Froome in open letter

Jul 6th 2018, 2:00 PM 4,569 Views 11 Comments

The Team Sky rider wrote in Le Monde newspaper, ironically the same publication that first revealed he had returned an abnormal result in a doping test in September.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

World cycling chief urges public to ensure Froome has a 'safe' Tour de France
# Tour De France
# Tour De France

World cycling chief urges public to ensure Froome has a 'safe' Tour de France

Jul 4th 2018, 11:39 AM 4,223 Views 8 Comments

The build-up to this year’s race has been dominated by doping suspicions surrounding the British rider.

# chris-froome - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Chris Froome banned by Tour de France organisers - report
# Cycling
# Cycling

Chris Froome banned by Tour de France organisers - report

Jul 1st 2018, 11:56 AM 14,422 Views 27 Comments

Le Monde reports the four-time champion has been blocked from competing in this year’s race, which starts on Saturday.

# chris-froome - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Froome on the brink of historic Giro triumph after defending pink jersey during 20th stage
# Historic
# Historic

Froome on the brink of historic Giro triumph after defending pink jersey during 20th stage

May 26th 2018, 4:38 PM 3,672 Views 13 Comments

Chris Froome could become just the third man in history to hold all three Grand Tour titles concurrently.

# chris-froome - Friday 25 May, 2018

Froome takes control of Giro d'Italia after astonishing stage victory
# Remarkable
# Remarkable

Froome takes control of Giro d'Italia after astonishing stage victory

May 25th 2018, 5:00 PM 6,799 Views 21 Comments

The Tour de France champion put over three minutes on all his rivals in a disastrous day for Simon Yates in stage 19.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Froome confident people will understand failed drug test 'when all the details are out'
# Chris Froome
# Chris Froome

Froome confident people will understand failed drug test 'when all the details are out'

May 2nd 2018, 11:04 PM 5,514 Views 20 Comments

Chris Froome says he is doing all he can to put his doping controversy to one side.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

'Don't go to Sky in the future... They'll ruin you'
# Warning
# Warning

'Don't go to Sky in the future... They'll ruin you'

Feb 21st 2018, 7:11 PM 13,002 Views 8 Comments

British rider Bradley Wiggins has suggested Team Sky’s dominance is bad for cycling.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Froome dismisses 'misinformed' calls for his suspension, begins first race since failed drug test
# Salbutamol
# Salbutamol

Froome dismisses 'misinformed' calls for his suspension, begins first race since failed drug test

Feb 14th 2018, 1:48 PM 2,642 Views 6 Comments

‘This was meant to have been a confidential process, but we are doing our best to get this resolved now,” says the Team Sky cyclist.

# chris-froome - Monday 5 February, 2018

Chris Froome to start 2018 season next week despite ongoing investigation into adverse doping test
# Back In Action
# Back In Action

Chris Froome to start 2018 season next week despite ongoing investigation into adverse doping test

Feb 5th 2018, 1:18 PM 2,721 Views 1 Comment

The Team Sky cyclist will race at the Ruta del Sol, which starts on 14 February.

# chris-froome - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Froome dismisses reports that he's ready to accept a short ban as 'completely untrue'
# Froomerang
# Froomerang

Froome dismisses reports that he's ready to accept a short ban as 'completely untrue'

Jan 30th 2018, 2:49 PM 2,731 Views 4 Comments

Chris Froome was found to have twice the permitted level of asthma drug salbutamol in his urine after providing a test at last year’s Vuelta.

# chris-froome - Friday 19 January, 2018

'Sky should suspend Froome... That's what the other riders want'
# Unpopular
# Unpopular

'Sky should suspend Froome... That's what the other riders want'

Jan 19th 2018, 8:43 AM 6,002 Views 4 Comments

“Without wishing to comment on the rider’s guilt, it would be easier for everyone,” says world cycling chief David Lappartient.

# chris-froome - Friday 15 December, 2017

Bradley Wiggins' wife apologises for calling Chris Froome a 'slithering reptile'
# Spat
# Spat

Bradley Wiggins' wife apologises for calling Chris Froome a 'slithering reptile'

Dec 15th 2017, 11:30 AM 6,841 Views 14 Comments

Catherine Wiggins made the comment on Facebook.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Chris Froome failed drug test during La Vuelta with twice the permitted level of asthma medication
# Salbutamol
# Salbutamol

Chris Froome failed drug test during La Vuelta with twice the permitted level of asthma medication

Dec 13th 2017, 8:25 AM 20,996 Views 89 Comments

Team Sky are challenging the result of the test carried out on the dominant cyclist in September.

# chris-froome - Sunday 29 October, 2017

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

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

Oct 29th 2017, 1:33 PM 9,993 Views 5 Comments

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
# Double Grand Tour
# Double Grand Tour

Chris Froome completes historic Grand Tour double with Vuelta triumph

Sep 10th 2017, 8:14 PM 3,814 Views 12 Comments

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
# Almost There
# Almost There

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

Sep 9th 2017, 6:01 PM 3,584 Views 8 Comments

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
# Wheeler Dealer
# Wheeler Dealer

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

Sep 5th 2017, 8:39 PM 4,578 Views 6 Comments

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
# Back To Bed
# Back To Bed

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

Sep 3rd 2017, 11:20 PM 3,324 Views 1 Comment

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
# Vuelta 2017

Chris Froome's Vuelta lead cut after he crashes twice

Aug 31st 2017, 6:59 PM 7,162 Views 2 Comments

“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
# Watching The Wheels
# Watching The Wheels

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

Aug 28th 2017, 4:31 AM 4,328 Views 7 Comments

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
# Doubling Up
# Doubling Up

Froome extends Vuelta lead, Ireland's Roche remains third

Aug 26th 2017, 8:01 PM 4,371 Views 5 Comments

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
# Update
# Update

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

Aug 25th 2017, 7:54 PM 2,984 Views 0 Comments

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
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Nicholas Roche moves up a place while Froome maintains Vuelta lead

Aug 24th 2017, 10:04 PM 4,723 Views 1 Comment

Poland’s Tomasz Marczynski claimed stage six.

# chris-froome - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Chris Froome extends Vuelta lead as Nicolas Roche falls further behind
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Chris Froome extends Vuelta lead as Nicolas Roche falls further behind

Aug 23rd 2017, 7:44 PM 4,903 Views 5 Comments

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
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Trentin wins fourth stage, Nicolas Roche still third at Vuelta

Aug 22nd 2017, 7:33 PM 3,445 Views 1 Comment

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

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