Chris Froome: Page 99

Since his first Tour de France win in 2013, Chris Froome has been the GC rider of reference in the Tour. Through 2017, the Brit won four yellow jerseys (2013, 2015, 2016, 2017), a polka-dot jersey (2015), and six stages along the way, plus he won a stage in the 2012 Tour. He also won the 2017 Vuelta and the 2018 Giro d’Italia.

Froome re-ups with Sky

Chris Froome, hot off second place at the Vuelta a España, has decided to stay put. Despite offers from other teams, Froome has signed a three-year contract extension to stay with Team Sky. “Standing on the podium at this year’s Vuelta a España was the highlight of my professional career so far. But that success […]

Froome vows to go down swinging

"It's not over yet," said Sky sport director Servais Knaven. "We still have three stages to try to take it to Cobo. It won't be easy, but we're motivated to keep fighting. It's a grand tour. We are going to fight right to the end."

Cobo saves day on home road he didn’t know

PENA CABARGA, Spain (VN) — There was a very tense moment about 500 meters from the finish line in Wednesday's 17th stage when it appeared Juanjo Cobo's dream Vuelta a España was turning into a nightmare.

Froome wins Vuelta stage, Cobo holds lead

PENA CABARGA, Spain (AFP) – Britain’s Chris Froome of Team Sky won the 17th stage of the Tour of Spain on Wednesday in a grueling uphill duel to the finish line with Spain’s Juan Jose Cobo, who retained the leader’s red jersey. The 26-year-old Kenya-born rider gained nine seconds on Cobo’s lead in the overall […]