Andrew Hood breaks down Nairo Quintana's Giro-Tour plans, which come on the heels of his strong performance at the Volta a Valenciana.
Since his first Tour de France win in 2013, Chris Froome has been the GC rider of reference in the Tour. Through 2016, the Brit won three yellow jerseys (2013, 2015, 2016), a polka-dot jersey (2015), and six stages along the way, plus he won a stage in the 2012 Tour.
Born in Nairobi, Froome has been a central part of British team Sky since 2010, where he’s also hauled in a number of major wins, including three stages at the Vuelta, three yellow jerseys at Critérium du Dauphiné, and seven other titles at smaller stage races, such as Tour de Romandie and Critérium International. Froome also won silver in both the 2012 and 2016 Olympics time trial events.
The Sky rider is targeting a fourth Tour de France victory this summer, but his season start is his quietest since 2012.
Three-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome said Tuesday he expected this year's Herald Sun Tour to be "even more competitive."
Nairo Quintana will attempt to win the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France this year, a rare feat only seven riders have accomplished.
Richie Porte will challenge Chris Froome in this summer's Tour de France, but this weekend they will race head-to-head in Australia.
The British team's grand tour teams are taking shape, with the leaders for each of the three races being named.
The Sky boss hints at potentially stepping down from his role at the British squad, pending the outcome of the UKAD probe.
Arriving from Etixx for 2015 as a climber to support Chris Froome in the final miles of mountain stages, Poels quickly established himself
Chris Froome says he decided not to take at TUE drug during the 2015 Tour de France due to his objections on moral grounds.
A look at some of the awards we handed out at the conclusion of the 2016 season.