The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
Cyclists including Britain's Chris Froome awaited the results of coronavirus tests from their hotel lockdown Friday, after the UAE Tour was abandoned when two Italian staff members tested positive.
The UAE Tour was abandoned after two Italian cyclists tested positive for the coronavirus.
All eyes will be on Chris Froome on Sunday as the four-time Tour de France champion returns to the peloton in the UAE Tour.
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome will return to competitive racing at the UAE Tour next month, eight months after suffering devastating injuries in a crash.
If Chris Froome is to fulfil his ambition of making a tilt for gold at the 2020 Olympic Games road race, he will have one fewer teammate than five of his rivals.
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome said surgery to remove a metal plaque and six screws from his hip went perfect.
Still limping Chris Froome is fighting back from less than zero in what he describes as an unprecedented bid to win another Tour de France in 2020.
Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome will take part in one of the events surrounding the Saitama Criterium in Japan in October.
Chris Froome has ended up in hospital for the second time this year after cutting his thumb with a kitchen knife.
Chris Froome was upgraded from second place and officially declared winner of the 2011 Vuelta a Espana after champion Juan Jose Cobo's doping ban was confirmed.
Cyclists including Britain's Chris Froome awaited the results of coronavirus tests from their hotel lockdown, after UAE Tour was abandoned.
Chris Froome returned to competitive cycling for the first time in eight months as German Pascal Ackermann sprinted to an opening-stage victory on the UAE Tour.
Chris Froome says "it will be a huge relief just to be back in the peloton" next week in the UAE Tour, eight months after he suffered devastating injuries.
A defiant Chris Froome insisted he is out of rehab and back in full training, focused on being in prime shape for the Tour de France.
Tour de France winner Egan Bernal says competitive cyclists are only ever one corner from catastrophe, reflecting on Chris Froome's high-speed crash in June.
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome successfully completed his first competitive ride since his horror crash in June.
A course made up of 29 lung-busting climbs would appear to be tailor-made for Chris Froome, but he may not even be on the start line at the 2020 Tour de France.
Chris Froome admits he is "grateful to be alive" after a horrific high speed crash into a wall in June that left the four-time Tour de France winner with multiple fractures.
Chris Froome is determined to bid for a record-equalling fifth Tour de France crown next year after injuries he suffered in a crash ruled him out.
Chris Froome says he is "on the mend" after leaving hospital to return home to continue his recovery from the injuries he suffered in a horrific crash last month.
BellvilleTumaini ConsultingR300 000.00 Per Year
Cape TownLiberty Financial Advisers
R 3 300 000
R 5 750 000
R 3 700 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.