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Chris Froome

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  • Nibali's rivals bracing for battle of the Vosges

    NANCY France (Reuters) - With defending champion Chris Froome out of the picture the Tour de France looks wide open despite Vincenzo Nibali's decent advantage, with his rivals poised to set off fireworks in the testing Vosges massif. Italian champion...
  • Hand, wrist fractures end Froome's Tour challenge

    (Reuters) - Fractures to his left wrist and right hand forced 2013 champion Chris Froome out of the Tour de France race earlier this week, the Team Sky Rider said on Friday. "MRIs done, confirmed fractures to the left wrist & right hand. Time for some R&...
  • Hard work still ahead for Tour leader Nibali

    ARRAS France (Reuters) - The Tour de France has not even reached the mountains and Vincenzo Nibali has already built a sizeable advantage over his main rivals, yet hard work still lies ahead if the Italian is going to complete his collection of grand tour...
  • Team Sky suffer new blow as Zandio abandons Tour

    REIMS France (Reuters) - Australian Richie Porte's new Tour de France challenge as Team Sky leader suffered an early setback when team mate Xabier Zandio crashed out of the race during Thursday's sixth stage. Spaniard Zandio, whose job was to support...
  • Defending champion Froome abandons Tour after crash

    ARENBERG PORTE DU HAINAUT France (Reuters) - Chris Froome's attempt to win a second successive Tour de France ended in bitter disappointment after less than a week of the race on Wednesday when he crashed out on stage five. On a miserable, rain-sodden...
  • Porte ready to lead in Froome's absence: Brailsford

    ARENBERG PORTE DU HAINAUT France (Reuters) - Australian Richie Porte was promoted from 'spare wheel' to Team Sky's new leader after defending champion Chris Froome crashed out of the Tour de France on Wednesday. "In Richie Porte, we have a very capable,...
  • Defending Tour De France Champ Froome Quits Race After Crashes

    — Chaos and carnage rained down on the Tour de France Wednesday as defending champion Chris Froome crashed out of the race on stage five and Vincenzo Nibali seized overall control. On a miserable, wet day in northern France, Froome did not even...
  • Champion Froome out of Tour de France

    ARENBERG PORTE DU HAINAUT France (Reuters) - Defending champion Chris Froome pulled out of the Tour de France on Wednesday after crashing during the fifth stage.      The Briton appeared to be in great pain after falling for the second time, some 70 km...
  • Defending champ Chris Froome drops out of Tour de France

    Defending champ Chris Froome drops out of Tour de France
    Defending champion Chris Froome dropped out of the Tour de France after crashing twice in a chaotic, rain-soaked ride in the fifth stage on Wednesday at Arenberg, France. A day after hurting his left wrist in a crash in the fourth stage, Froome fell...
  • Factbox: Chris Froome withdraws from Tour

    (Reuters) - Factbox on 2013 Tour de France winner Chris Froome of Britain, who withdrew from the race on Wednesday: Born: May 20, 1985 in Nairobi, Kenya * Starts riding in a group led by former Kenyan professional David Kinjah in the highlands of...
  • Kittel surges to third Tour stage win

    Kittel surges to third Tour stage win
    LILLE, France - German Marcel Kittel won his third stage on this year's Tour de France when he prevailed in a bunch sprint on Tuesday after defending champion Chris Froome suffered a fall. Kittel, who won the first and third stages, now has seven Tour...