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Tour de France Champ Froome Eager To Clean Kenya’s Cycling

Every time Chris Froome glanced at the sticker of the Kenyan national flag shield on his bike as he tore through the last part of the 21-stage, 3,500 km Tour de France, he relived his childhood and the difficulties he went through to win world cycling’s most coveted title. The flag reminded him of his […]

Here it is. After 3,404km of racing and more than 80 hours in the saddle, Chris Froome has won the 100th Tour de France by four minutes and 20 seconds. His winning margin came down by 43 seconds from this morning because he held back to cross the line with his team-mates at the back […]

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For Bradley Wiggins last year, read Chris Froome in 2013. This is the second year in succession that a Briton has dominated the Tour de France, both members of the same team, the black-clad Team Sky. But there the resemblance ends. Wiggins could hardly be more British, with his mutton-chop sideburns, a love of all […]

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