ARTICLES RELATING TO CHRIS FROOME

UCI chief calls on Sky to suspend Froome

2018-01-18 21:58

Chris Froome should be suspended by his Sky team over an adverse drug test, according to world cycling chief David Lappartient.

TDF boss wants quick probe into Froome case

2017-12-22 12:44

Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme wants cycling authorities to act quickly in their investigation of four-time champion Chris Froome.

Froome test bad for cycling says rival Bardet

2017-12-17 13:38

France's top cyclist Romain Bardet says that Chris Froome's adverse drugs test at the Vuelta a Espana had damaged the credibility of the sport.

Froome admits adverse test result 'damaging'

2017-12-14 14:38

Chris Froome has admitted that his adverse drugs test during his victory at the Vuelta a Espana is "damaging".

Froome's asthma piles pressure on beleaguered Sky

2017-12-13 23:45

When Sky burst into the professional cycling world they proudly trumpeted to all who would listen their "zero tolerance" policy towards drugs.

Froome faces questions over failed drugs test

2017-12-13 16:13

Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome had twice the permissible amount of asthma medication in his system during this year's Vuelta.

Froome targets Grand Tour slam in 2018 Giro

2017-11-29 23:10

Tour de France champion Chris Froome confirmed he will race in next year's Giro d'Italia as he targets a treble of Grand Tour wins.

Contador tips Froome for Giro-Tour double in 2018

2017-11-28 22:45

Alberto Contador believes former rival Chris Froome is ready to win a maiden Giro d'Italia title next season as well as another Tour de France.

Contador retirement 'end of era' says Froome

2017-10-29 15:36

Alberto Contador's final race marks the "end of an era" for cycling, Tour de France champion Chris Froome believes.

Froome wins Velo d'Or award for 3rd time

2017-10-17 14:29

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome has capped his season by winning the Velo d'Or award as the best rider of 2017.

 

Froome debacle makes sport 'a laughing stock'

2018-01-16 19:16

Leading French rider Romain Bardet has called cycling "a laughing stock" for failing to announce any sanctions against Chris Froome.

Anti-doping group urges Sky to suspend Froome

2017-12-18 20:03

The movement for clean cycling MPCC implored Team Sky to suspend Tour de France winner Chris Froome over his adverse doping test.

Martin retracts 'special status' attack on Froome

2017-12-16 22:14

Four-time world time trial champion Tony Martin retracted his attack on under-fire star Chris Froome.

I broke no rules over drugs test - Froome

2017-12-14 09:04

Four-time TDF champion Chris Froome says he has not broken any rules after returning an "adverse" drugs test result.

Why Salbutamol, the asthma wonder-drug, is banned

2017-12-13 16:57

Asthma drug salbutamol, for which four-time TDF winner Chris Froome returned a test revealing twice the permissible amount, is widely used in cycling.

Froome failed dope test during Vuelta - UCI

2017-12-13 11:35

Chris Froome is fighting for his reputation after returning an adverse analytical finding following a drugs test during his victory in the Vuelta.

Froome to bid for Grand Tour treble in 2018 Giro

2017-11-29 21:43

Four-time TDF champion Chris Froome confirmed he will race in next year's Giro d'Italia, the only one of three Grand Tours he has yet to win.

Froome conquers China, eyes 5th Tour de France title

2017-10-29 15:37

Chris Froome continued his dominant year by winning the China Criterium in Shanghai but the Briton admitted he faced an uphill task capturing a historic fifth Tour de France title.

Steep challenge for Froome in 2018 Tour de France

2017-10-17 22:41

Chris Froome could face his toughest Tour de France challenge so far in 2018 after organisers unveiled a route potentially unfavourable to the reigning champion.

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.

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