Chris Froome

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Chris Froome has admitted that failing a drugs test at this year’s Vuelta a España has been “damaging” to his reputation – but has again insisted that(...)

Chris Froome, four-time winner of the Tour de France, has been tested positive for the bronchodilator ‘Salbutamol’ during the 2017 Tour of Spain that he won. Photo: Jaime Reina/Getty Images

From a holiday in Miami to the launch of a luxury watch boutique and the announcement that he intends to race in the Giro d’Italia next year, there ha(...)

Dan Martin in the Tour de France this year: cyclist has left the QuickStep Floors squad he competed with for the past two years, and joined  UAE Team Emirates. Photograph:  Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

While the start of the 2018 racing season is still over a month away, Irish riders are building their form and will shortly embark on intensive traini(...)

 Chris Froome in action during the 20th stage of the Vuelta a Espana earlier this month. Photograph: EPA

Chris Froome insists therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) “have a place in sport” despite rejecting the chance to treat a chest infection at the Tour de (...)

Chris Froomer celebrates after winning the Vuelta a España. Photograph: Denis Doyle/Getty

Former Tour de France and Giro d’Italia winner Stephen Roche believes it would be “humanly impossible” for Chris Froome to win all three grand tour ra(...)

La Vuelta winner Chris Froome (centre)  toasts  Vicenzo Nibali (right, second place) and Ilnur Zakarin (left, third place) on the final stage from  Arroyomolinos and  Madrid. Photograph: Javier Lizon/EPA

Chris Froome has become just the third man to win the Tour de France and La Vuelta in the same year, and the first since the Vuelta moved from the ear(...)

 Alberto Contador celebrates as he crosses the finish line. He earns his right to bow out on the summit with the gods.  Photograph: Jose Jordan/AFP/Getty Images

And so it arrived on Saturday with Eurosport and “El Infierno”, was splashed across the Spanish newspapers. A short mountain stage in the Tour of Spai(...)

Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador celebrates as he crosses the finish line winning the 20th stage of the  Vuelta in his final race before retirement. Chris Froome virtually secured overall victory in the Vuelta a Espana today by extending his lead over Vincenzo Nibali. Photograph: Jose Jordan/Getty Images

Chris Froome is set to become the first man to win the Tour de France and La Vuelta in the same year since 1978 after defending the red jersey in Satu(...)

Belgium’s Thomas De Gendt  of team LottoSoudal celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 19th stage of  La Vuelta, a 149.7 km route from Caso, Parque Natural de Redes to Gijon. Photograph: Jose Jordan/AFP/Getty Images

Chris Froome retained his advantage on stage 19 of La Vuelta as Belgian Thomas De Gendt won a sprint finish out of the breakaway to keep Spaniards wai(...)

Lotto Soudal’s Belgian rider Sander Armee on his way to winning the  18th stage of La Vuelta, a 169km route from Suances to Santo Toribio de Liebana. Photograph: Jose Jordan/AFP/Getty Images

Chris Froome extended his lead in La Vuelta while Sander Armee spoiled Alexey Lutsenko’s birthday by beating him to victory on stage 18 to Santo Torib(...)

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