Cyclists moved uphill for stage five of the Tour de France. Astana's Fabio Aru crossed first ahead of overall leader Chris Froome.
A stunning solo attack up a grueling climb has put Chris Froome in the frame to win a third consecutive Grand Tour event. The British cyclist said his performance in Friday's 19th stage was one of the best he's produced.
Chris Froome has become just the third rider in history to hold all three grand tour titles simultaneously by winning his first Giro d'Italia. The final stage was cut short due to the poor condition of Rome's streets.
Tour de France winner Chris Froome has denied allegations of doping. However, the claims have caused a stir in the world of cycling and there could yet be a bigger problem on the horizon for the sport.
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.
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