Chris Froome

The Froome Factor: What impact did the Tour de France champion have on the Sun Tour?

The Jayco Herald Sun Tour ended yesterday afternoon the way that many people expected it would — with Chris Froome (Sky) holding the winner’s trophy. The result was a good one for the Sun Tour — the headline act had delivered, thrusting the race into the spotlight around the world. So just how valuable was […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Chris Froome wins the Sun Tour with final-stage victory; Wout Poels wins the Volta a la Communitat Valenciana; Marcel Kittel back to form with Dubai Tour overall victory; Trixi Worrack secures overall victory in the Ladies Tour of Qatar, Etixx-QuickStep absent from Tour of Qatar due […]

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Chris Froome wins the Sun Tour with final-stage victory

ARTHURS SEAT, Australia (CT) – Chris Froome (Sky) has won his first race of the 2016 season, taking out the Jayco Herald Sun Tour with an impressive solo move in the race’s final stage. Froome came into the last of three ascents of Arthurs Seat with only Joe Cooper (Avanti IsoWhey) for company, the two […]

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Peter Kennaugh takes Sun Tour lead after Sky one-two on stage 1

HEALESVILLE, Australia (CT) – Peter Kennaugh and Chris Froome have taken a Team Sky one-two on the opening road stage of the Jayco Herald Sun Tour after riding away from the rest of the peloton on the day’s final climb. After the day-long breakaway was caught on the first category Myers Creek Road climb, Froome […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Kirsten Wild wins stage 1 of the Ladies Tour of Qatar; Chris Froome ahead of Sun Tour season debut – “I’m not too sure what to expect”; Froome reacts to motorised doping revelations; Wiggins and Cancellara weigh in on hidden motors scandal; Marianne Vos on mechanical […]

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Chris Froome ahead of Sun Tour season debut: “I’m not too sure what to expect”

MELBOURNE, Australia (CT) – Chris Froome (Sky) will begin his 2016 season in Melbourne’s Federation Square tomorrow evening when he takes to the start ramp of the Jayco Herald Sun Tour prologue. Speaking at a media event this afternoon, the reigning Tour de France champion appeared relaxed, telling the press he didn’t have a particular […]

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Photo gallery: Chris Froome’s Pinarello Dogma F8 for the Jayco Herald Sun Tour

The Jayco Herald Sun Tour starts tomorrow on Melbourne’s Southbank and it’s Team Sky’s Chris Froome that’s the headline act. Here’s the Pinarello Dogma F8 that the reigning Tour de France champion will be riding when the race gets underway with a super-short prologue individual time trial.

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Ramon Sinkeldam describes chaos of Giant-Alpecin training crash; Driver charged for Giant-Alpecin road crash; Caleb Ewan to race the Giro in 2016; Chris Froome insists he didn’t ‘snub’ the Tour Down Under; Mike Turtur keen for big overseas names for 2017 Tour Down Under; Vaughters […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Lauren Stephens leads the Tour Femenino de San Luis after stage 4 ITT win; UCI confirms rider action over unpaid salaries at Colombia-Coldeportes; Froome extends his contract with Sky; Marianne Vos – “We all want to win but we are teammates first and foremost”; Tom […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s Daily News Digest: Dennis confident prior to Tour Down Under title defence: says form is perhaps better than 2015; “I am more motivated than I have ever been” – Froome extends with Team Sky until end of 2018 season; Finding Lucas Euser; Matt Goss confirmed as heading One Pro Cycling lineup in Le […]

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