Despite saying he could win the race if he were not on Team Sky, Froome says his job is to keep the boss in yellow
Before he could ride for the win, the Movistar rider had to persuade danger-man Vincenzo Nibali to drop out of a break
Once rival Vincenzo Nibali cracked, said the race leader, "I knew it was pretty much over"
PENA CABARGA, Spain (VN) — Movistar lost three riders Wednesday as a stomach flu wiped out the team; meanwhile injury derailed Purito Rodrîguez in the final week of the Vuelta a España.
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 […]