Froome driven by Contador

2015-01-13 15:07

2013 Tour de France champion Chris Froome has put his troubles behind him and has Alberto Contador in his sights.

Froome revises TDF stance

2014-11-11 19:02

Chris Froome may elect to compete in next year's TDF after previously suggesting he was considering sitting it out.

Tinkov's challenge no 'joke'

2014-10-13 20:31

According to Tinkoff-Saxo cycling team, Russian billionaire Oleg Tinkov's €1 million challenge is no "joke".

Contador holds Vuelta lead

2014-09-11 18:20

Fabio Aru has sprinted to the 18th stage of the Tour of Spain, but Alberto Contador is still holding off Chris Froome.

Froome to challenge Quintana

2014-08-22 09:32

Chris Froome will go head-to-head with in-form Colombian rider Nairo Quintana when the Tour of Spain, gets underway in Jerez.

Froome back to lead Sky

2014-08-18 14:24

Chris Froome will lead Team Sky at the Tour of Spain after overcoming the hand and wrist injuries.

Porte spurred on by Froome

2014-07-15 13:47

Australian Richie Porte says he has team-mate Chris Froome's support in his quest to win the Tour de France.

Sky 'expected' Froome exit

2014-07-09 20:00

Chris Froome's abandonment at the TDF may have been a blow for Team Sky but they were almost expecting it.

Froome to continue TDF

2014-07-09 08:45

Reigning champion Chris Froome will continue his Tour de France title defence despite crashing on the fourth stage, his manager says.

Froome crashes, keeps riding

2014-07-08 14:23

Defending champion Chris Froome has crashed during the fourth stage of the Tour de France and sustained bruises.

TDF favourites on their toes

2014-07-07 21:01

Vincenzo Nibali, Chris Froome and Alberto Contador admit the hectic nature of racing in Britain has been jangling their nerves.

Froome 'drug' broke no rules

2014-06-16 09:47

The UCI has insisted TDF champion Chris Froome's use of a steroid-based drug in competition had not broken anti-doping rules.

Froome loses Dauphine lead

2014-06-14 17:12

Lieuwe Westra has the seventh stage of the Criterium du Dauphine while Chris Froome lost the overall lead to Alberto Contador.

Trofimov wins, Froome leads

2014-06-11 16:00

Yury Trofimov has made a solo break to win the fourth stage of the Criterium du Dauphine as Chris Froome retained the overall lead.

Froome dominating Dauphine

2014-06-09 16:30

Defending champion Chris Froome has made it two wins in two days when he won the second stage of the Criterium du Dauphine.

Froome, Wiggins kept apart

2014-06-02 22:28

Team Sky have said star riders Chris Froome and Bradley Wiggins have been selected in separate TDF warm-up races this month.

Froome retains Romandie title

2014-05-04 16:24

Tour de France champion Chris Froome has retained his Tour of Romandie title by winning the final stage time-trial.

Froome pulls out of Liege

2014-04-27 13:47

Tour de France champion Chris Froome was forced to pull out of the Liege-Bastogne-Liege race at the last moment due to illness.

Froome up for Contador battle

2014-03-23 11:15

Tour de France winner Chris Froome will race against Alberto Contador for the first time this season at the Tour of Catalonia.

TDF team line-ups confirmed

2014-01-28 21:32

TDF organisers have announced the final four teams invited to compete in this year's 101st edition of the race which begins in July.

Froome cleared of bilharzia

2013-12-13 09:22

TDF champion Chris Froome has been cleared of the parasitic disease bilharzia that has troubled him for four years.

Froome wins prestigious award

2013-10-30 12:54

TDF champion Chris Froome has won the prestigious Velo d'Or award as the best rider of 2013, the Briton's Team Sky has said.

Froome thrilled by TDF route

2013-10-23 17:11

Reigning champion Chris Froome has said he was delighted by the 2014 TDF route, despite it seemingly favouring pure climbers.

Froome: cycling cleanest sport

2013-07-22 22:00

TDF champion Chris Froome has said that stringent drug testing means cycling is now probably the cleanest sport.

Froome paints Paris yellow

2013-07-21 21:50

Chris Froome has won the 100th TDF, dominating rivals over three weeks on the road, dealing with doping suspicions off it.


Froome to target 2015 TDF

2014-12-02 13:55

Former TDF champion Chris Froome scotched doubts about his commitment to the 2015 race by declaring that it will his "main focus".

Froome to skip 2015 TDF?

2014-10-22 14:31

Chris Froome has said he may skip the 2015 Tour de France because the course, which was revealed in Paris, doesn't suit him.

Froome leads British assault

2014-09-17 18:16

Former TDF champions Chris Froome and Bradley Wiggins were named in the Great Britain team for the Road World Championships.

Contador extends Vuelta lead

2014-09-08 19:08

Alberto Contador has moved a huge step closer to his third Vuelta a Espana victory as he won a gruelling 16th stage.

Froome seeks Vuelta lift

2014-08-21 13:29

Chris Froome aims to put his Tour de France misery behind him with victory in the Vuelta a Espana but he faces stiff competition.

Froome: Team Sky will learn

2014-08-12 18:47

Chris Froome says Team Sky must lick their wounds after a disappointing TDF campaign and come back stronger next year.

Froome eyes Vuelta

2014-07-10 10:50

Chris Froome will now target the Vuelta a Espana after crashing out of the TDF, his team manager Dave Brailsford said.

Froome crashes, quits TDF

2014-07-09 15:30

Defending champion Chris Froome has quit the the Tour de France after he fell again during the fifth stage.

Froome to go for X-rays

2014-07-08 20:30

Chris Froome will undergo an X-ray after crashing on the fourth stage of the TDF, his Sky team manager Dave Brailsford has said.

Froome favourite for cobbles

2014-07-08 09:10

Chris Froome has a psychological advantage going into the tricky cobblestone stage at the TDF, says Gilbert Duclos-Lassalle.

Froome eyes TDF title defence

2014-07-04 10:01

Chris Froome is determined to buck the recent trend and defend his Tour de France title when the Grand Boucle begins in Leeds.

UCI accused protecting Froome

2014-06-15 15:00

The UCI has been accused of giving Chris Froome an unfair advantage by allowing him to use a steroid-based drug.

Bakelants wins sixth stage

2014-06-13 16:24

Jan Bakelants has won the sixth stage of the Criterium du Dauphine while Chris Froome kept the the yellow jersey, despite a crash.

Froome defends inhaler use

2014-06-10 18:00

Race leader Chris Froome has defended his use of an inhaler after the third stage of the Criterium du Dauphine.

Froome wins Dauphine Stage 1

2014-06-08 17:00

Britain's defending champion Chris Froome has won the first stage of the Criterium du Dauphine, an individual time-trial in Lyon, on Sunday.

Froome blasts no testing

2014-05-29 14:05

Tour de France champion Chris Froome has blasted anti-doping authorities for failing to test riders at altitude training in Tenerife.

Spilak takes Romandie yellow

2014-05-02 18:25

Simon Spilak beat Tour de France winner Chris Froome in a sprint finish at the Tour of Romandie to take the leader's yellow jersey.

Froome's Sky ring the changes

2014-04-22 17:22

Chris Froome's Team Sky have rung the changes ahead of the Fleche Wallonne race after a miserable start to the Ardennes Classics.

Froome retains Oman crown

2014-02-23 16:25

Britain's Tour de France champion Christopher Froome successfully defended his Tour of Oman title following the final stage.

Froome signs on for Team Sky

2013-12-23 14:41

Kenyan-born 2013 Tour de France winner Chris Froome has agreed to sign a new deal with British Team Sky.

Froome welcomes crackdown

2013-11-19 18:50

Chris Froome has welcomed the tougher penalties imposed for doping and admits being hit hard by accusations he had cheated.

Froome backs new UCI chief

2013-10-25 14:18

TDF champion Chris Froome has backed new International Cycling Union president Brian Cookson to rid the sport of its doping culture.

Hoy eyes TDF rivalry

2013-07-23 22:04

Chris Hoy believes Bradley Wiggins could take on his successor as TDF champion, Chris Froome, in next year's race.

Britain hails new hero Froome

2013-07-22 11:23

The British press have hailed a new cycling hero after Chris Froome became the second Briton in two years to win the TDF.

Froome 'all but' TDF champion

2013-07-20 17:58

Britain's Chris Froome virtually secured overall victory in the 100th Tour de France after Stage 20 was won by Nairo Quintana.

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