Keyword: Chris Froome

Chris Froome to miss Tour de France after crashing into wall

British cycling champion Chris Froome, 34, who was due to attempt a record-breaking fifth win in the Tour de France to be held in July, has been ruled out of the race after crashing into a wall at around 60 kph during a practice run in the Critérium du Dauphiné road race in central France, fracturing sevreal bones.

Chris Froome wins fourth Tour de France

The 32-year-old British cyclist came in 54 seconds ahead of Rigoberto Urán at the end of the final stage of the race into Paris where the convoy of one of the most prestigious cycling races in the world was routed through the Grand Palais with the riders racing under the famous glass roof, originally erected in 1897 for the universal exposition at the turn of the century.

Chris Froome wins third Tour de France

The 31-year-old became the first British three-time winner as he climbed the podium on the Champs-Elysées at the end of the 103rd, three-week tour.

Chris Froome wins Tour de France for second time

The British cyclist rode a rain-soaked final stage to Paris after a three-week race when he was the target of regular attacks over drugs use claims.

Chris Froome on brink of winning 2015 Tour de France

The British cyclist, the target of doping allegations for his strong performance in the celebrated race, begins last stage Sunday with 1'.12" lead.