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#Chris Froome

# chris-froome - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Chris Froome set to leave intensive care

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

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

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

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

‘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

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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'

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

‘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

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'

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'

“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'

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

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

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

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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.

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