Steep challenge for Froome in 2018 TDF

2017-10-17 12:55

Chris Froome could face his toughest Tour de France challenge so far in 2018 after organisers unveiled a new route.

TDF champion Froome finally backs Brailsford

2017-03-13 16:24

Three-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome has finally rallied to the defence of under-fire Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford.

LeMond says cheats use secret motors

2017-01-28 08:07

USA cycling legend Greg LeMond says he can't trust Tour de France results.

Contador gunning for last Tour with Trek

2017-01-13 21:58

Veteran climber Alberto Contador says he and his new Trek-Segafredo team will arrive fresh and primed for the 2017 Tour de France.

2017 TDF goes light on mountain climbs

2016-10-18 12:43

Tour de France organisers unveiled a 2017 course light on mountain climbs that should boost reigning champion Chris Froome's bid for a fourth title.

Riders given go-ahead to sleep alone at TDF

2016-03-04 21:26

Tour de France riders will be allowed to have their own single rooms in certain hotels at this year's race.

Froome: I can win 7 Tours de France

2015-08-14 15:29

Chris Froome believes he can win five more Tours de France, making him the most successful rider in the history of cycling's greatest race.

Froome, Quintana set for Tour rivalry

2015-07-27 12:13

Many both in the peloton and watching from afar may have groaned when Chris Froome said he intended to ride on for another six to eight years.

British press toast Froome TDF win

2015-07-27 08:20

Britain's newspapers toasted cyclist Chris Froome as the first Briton to win the Tour de France twice.

Paris police open fire at car at TDF

2015-07-26 12:41

Police have opened fire at a car which drove through barriers set up for the final stage of the Tour de France in central Paris.


Quintana 'on right track' for Tour-Giro double

2017-04-27 17:06

Colombian climber Nairo Quintana has insisted he is in good shape to tackle a Tour de France-Giro d'Italia double this year.

Island start for 2018 Tour de France

2017-02-28 15:43

Next year's Tour de France will begin on an island in the Vendee department in the Loire region on the west coast, organisers ASO have revealed.

Quintana to ride Giro ahead of Tour de France

2017-01-19 17:09

Colombia's Nairo Quintana plans to ride in this year's Giro d'Italia as preparation for the Tour de France.

Froome and Bardet eye 2017 Tour mountain duel

2016-10-18 17:47

Chris Froome said the 2017 Tour de France champion will be decided in the mountains as he looked forward to a new duel with Romain Bardet.

Two-time champ Contador quits TDF

2016-07-10 15:07

Two-time champion Alberto Contador sensationally quit the Tour de France after injuries and illness left him trailing 20th overall going into the ninth stage.

Dusseldorf time trial to kick off 2017 TDF

2016-01-14 13:38

A 13km time trial around the streets of the German city of Dusseldorf will kick start the 2017 Tour de France.

Froome ponders rare TDF-Vuelta double

2015-07-28 09:10

Chris Froome celebrated his second Tour de France triumph with a bacon sandwich before chewing over the appetising prospect of a rare grand tour double.

Suspicion makes TDF win Froome's best

2015-07-27 09:40

Chris Froome admitted he'd been "up against everything" at the Tour de France where he was accused of cheating.

Froome wins 2nd Tour de France title

2015-07-26 19:45

Briton Chris Froome of Team Sky has won his second Tour de France title when he finished safely in the bunch on the last stage.

Fatherhood will make me hungrier - Froome

2015-07-26 09:23

Chris Froome is set to be crowned Tour de France champion for the second time, but he is already planning his next success.

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