Defending champion Chris Froome survived a series of attacks to retain the overall lead at the Tour de France. Dutchman Bauke Mollema won the 15th stage after an impressive breakaway.
The Tour de France route for 2018 has been unveiled, but it's bad news for British cyclist Chris Froome. This year's race, which starts on July 7, doesn't seem to have conditions that favor the reigning champion.
Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana champion Chris Froome came up short in the time-trial at the UCI World Championship. Tom Dumoulin won the gold as four-time champion Tony Martin finished ninth.
Defending champion Chris Froome gained time on Italian Fabio Aru to win back the yellow jersey. But the stage victory went to Team Sunweb's Matthews - his second career win at the famous Grand Tour in cycling.
Briton Chris Froome has become the third cyclist in history to claim victory in both the Vuelta a Espana and Tour de France in the same year. Froome finished more than two minutes ahead of Italian rival Vincenzo Nibali.
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