Category: Chris Froome

Giro Roundtable: Where does Froome finish overall?

The Giro d’Italia reaches its climax with a decisive time trial and three brutal mountain stages. What can Froome do?

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Weary, reflective Froome admits Giro ambitions bleak entering week 3

Chris Froome is nearly 5 minutes out of first place entering the final week of the Italian grand tour.

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Dumoulin blasts squabbling rivals as Yates rides away

Tom Dumoulin blasts squabbling rivals following Simon Yates’s stage 15 win at the Giro d’Italia.

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Spotted: Chris Froome’s custom 3D printed chain keeper

Before the start of stage 15, VN spotted a 3D-printed chain catcher tucked behind Froome’s notable (non-sponsor) Osyemmetric chainrings.

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Zoncolan delivers pain, gains and dancing dinosaurs

Chris Froome had to do a double-take early on Europe’s hardest climb as he slipped past a dancing dinosaur.

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Zoncolan zoom: Froome surges back into the GC frame

Chris Froome stormed back into contention on the brutally steep slopes of the Monte Zoncolan during stage 14 of the Giro d’Italia.

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Chris Froome speeds to stage victory as Simon Yates extends Giro d’Italia lead

• Thrilling finale sees Team Sky cyclist triumph by six seconds
• Yates takes bonus for second place and extends overall lead

On the top of what is billed as the hardest climb in World Tour cycling, the Giro d’Italia entered its final week with the standings finely poised after a dramatic comeback from Chris Froome put the quadruple Tour de France winner back in the frame.

Simon Yates successfully held the pink jersey, gradually opening a gap on the defending champion, Tom Dumoulin, but his advantage does not look decisive. Not yet.

Related: Giro d’Italia 2018: Froome wins stage 14, Yates extends lead – as it happened

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The Zoncolan is D-Day for Froome’s Giro hopes

Tomorrow’s stage up the fearsome Monte Zoncolan climb will be a critical point for Chris Froome’s Giro d’Italia.

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Froome vows to keep fighting despite more losses

Although he keeps drifting behind the top GC favorites, Chris Froome insists his run at the Giro d’Italia is far from over.

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Simon Yates extends Giro d’Italia lead as Matej Mohoric wins frantic stage 10

• Esteban Chaves drops down standings in blow to Yates’s team
• Chris Froome moves into top 10 at Chaves’ expense

Simon Yates extended his overall lead as Matej Mohoric won stage 10 of the Giro d’Italia from Penne to Gualdo Tadino.

Yates picked up three more seconds on the defending champion Tom Dumoulin by taking bonuses from the intermediate sprint, but his Mitchelton-Scott team-mate Esteban Chaves lost second place overall and dropped out of the top 10 in a blow for the team.

Related: Simon Yates came up the hard way and is making the Giro seem easy | Richard Williams

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