Froome: I'm in super condition
Sky Pro Cycling team rider Christopher Froome of Britain. Porto Vecchio, France – Just like Bradley Wiggins last year, Chris Froome has had the perfect build-up to the Tour de France and he is now “at an absolute ideal place”, according to Team Sky principal Dave Brailsford. Froome won four of the five stage races he has entered this year, crushing all the rivals he will face during the three-week Tour which starts on Saturday.
Just like Wiggins last year, Froome is exactly where he should be and Brailsford said the key issues were how fresh he is and how strong he is compared to the demands of the race. Froome, discovering the amount of hype that goes with the status of overwhelming favourite, will first be looking to avoid trouble and to limit the losses on less decisive stages, including the first three on the narrow winding roads of Corsica.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Daily News