Froome Tour De France Hopes Shattered After Crash At Criterium Du Dauphine

Froome Tour de France hopes shattered after crash at Criterium du Dauphine

Joe Robinson 12 Jun 2019 Team Ineos confirm Froome has been taken to hospital as reports suggest he sustained a broken leg Chris Froome's hopes of a historic fifth Tour de France title could be left in tatters after the rider crashed heavily while riding a recon of the Criterium du Dauphine time trial. Team Ineos confirmed that Froome had crashed earlier this morning and had been sent to hospital to be assessed. In a tweet, the team wrote, 'Team INEOS can confirm that Chris Froome crashed during a recon of stage four of the Criterium du Dauphine today. He is currently on his way to a local hospital and won’t start today’s fourth stage. We will provide a further update in due course.' See related Tour de France 2019: Route, riders and key information Michael Douglas is selling his £26m Mallorca mansion and we think it's perfect for cyclists ...

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