How Chris Froome and Team Sky Overwhelmed the Tour de France

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How Chris Froome and Team Sky Overwhelmed the Tour de France

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PARIS—Hints that Tour de France champion Chris Froome might be human after all seemed to be everywhere this summer. For the first time in his career, he lost the yellow jersey mid-race and had to win it back. He faltered badly in the Pyrenees. And when he crossed the finish line here on Sunday, he hadn’t taken a single stage victory.

He had won the whole race, of course, because he beat his rivals by nearly a minute overall. This,…

By | 2017-07-23T17:46:37+00:00 July 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on How Chris Froome and Team Sky Overwhelmed the Tour de France