Police accidentally use spraying on peloton as farmers’ protest haltings Tour de France

A number of Tour de France riders needed medical treatment after police utilized a spray to break up a farmers protest early on stage 16 Yellow jersey Geraint Thomas, his Sky teammate Chris Froome and world champ Peter Sagan are amongst a number of Tour de France riders affected by a spray used by police […]

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Geraint Thomas climbs final mountain and closes on Tour de France glory

Primoz Roglic won the final mountain stage of the 2018 Tour de France and in doing so moved ahead of Chris Froome into third place in the stands, while the leader Geraint Thomas sprinted away from Tom Dumoulin in Laruns to claim vital bonus seconds At the finale of this most breathless of Tour de […]

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Squad Sky rule the Tour de France again but will remain unloved | Richard Williams

Chris Froomes impending triumph cannot mask the unpopularity of a squad tainted by the increasing bullishness of Dave Brailsford in the face of legitimate questions When Team Sky changed their jerseys from black to white for this years Tour de France, it was a reasonably transparent attempt to rebrand themselves as good guys. A line […]

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Michael Matthews wins chaotic stage 16 after’ attacking like a lunatic’

Australias Michael Matthews won the 16 th stage of the Tour de France, a 165 -kilometre ride from Le-Puy-en-Velay to Romans-sur-Isre, with Chris Froome retaining the yellow jersey This was no gentle run to the foothills of the Alps. As Daniel Martin find, the Tour de France can be lost on any given day and […]

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Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky accused in damning narcotics report

Report indicates Team Sky riders took performance-enhancing medications to win Tour de France An explosive parliamentary report has suggested Team Sky and Bradley Wiggins used performance-enhancing medications under the guise of treating a legitimate medical condition in order to win the 2012 Tour de France. The long-awaited report by the digital, culture, media and athletic […]

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Chris Froome:’ I’d like to be here for the next five years, trying to win’

Chris Froome, in the wake of his fourth Tour de France victory, has said he would like to keep riding into his late thirties but admitted he is definitely get older Chris Froome, with his fourth Tour de France in the bag thanks to one of the strongest final weeks he can recollect putting in, […]

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