Chris Froome: You can't read too much into Tour of the Alps result

Kenny Elissonde leads Team Sky teammate Chris Froome on an ascent at the Tour of the Alps

Chris Froome ( Team Sky ) says that it would be futile to make too many predictions off the back of the final results at Tour of the Alps . Thibaut Pinot (FDJ) took out the overall victory with Domenico Pozzovivo (Bahrain-Merida) and Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana) rounding out the podium. Froome just missed out on the rostrum, finishing the race in fourth place 16 seconds behind Pinot and one second off Pozzovivo and Lopez. The Team Sky rider has ridden an aggressive race but looked in trouble when Pinot attacked on the final climb with Pozzovivo, setting off in chase of Lopez who had already gone up the road. Thanks in part to a lack of cooperation up front, the favourites did come back together with the GC ending up as it had been at the start of the day. "I don't think that we can read too much ...

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