Chris Froome: My rivals are all on track for the Giro d'Italia

Team Sky and Chris Froome at Tour of the Alps stage 2

Chris Froome (Team Sky) says that he is pushing as hard as he can at the Tour of the Alps and will continue to fight for everything he can get from the race. Froome finished fourth on stage 2 of the five-day race, losing four seconds to stage winner Miguel Angel Lopez in the final metres on Alpe di Pampeago, and now sits fourth in the general classification, which is led by Ivan Sosa (Androni Giocattoli). "I'm doing everything I can. I'm racing as hard as I can, and I'm not going to give up just because I came fourth today. I think there is a lot to race for," Froome said after warming down at the top of Alpe di Pampaego. "Astana is very strong and they’ve got a great team here, and I’m sure that they will do everything they can to control the race. There are a ...

Read on Cycling News


More Like This

Card image cap

Pinot shows form for the Giro d'Italia despite limited racing days

View
Card image cap

Tour of the Alps: Lopez wins stage 2

View
Card image cap

No limits for Pozzovivo ahead of Giro d'Italia

View
Card image cap

Chris Froome: We've seen how quickly things can change at the Giro d'Italia

View
Card image cap

Lopez, Pozzovivo see Tour of the Alps podium as launch pad for Giro d'Italia

View
Card image cap

Savio finds another young talent as Sosa leads Tour of the Alps

View
Card image cap

Chris Froome looking to build form at Tour of the Alps

View
Card image cap

Giro d'Italia: Lopez down but not out, says Vinokourov

View
Card image cap

Giro d'Italia: Stage 20 finish line quotes

View
Card image cap

Astana thrilled with Giro d'Italia podium place and white jersey

View