Chris Froome ready to hit top form in final week of Tour de France as he bids to cling on to the yellow jersey
Chris Froome expects to be on his best form in the final week of the Tour de France as he fights to hold on to the yellow jersey in the closest battle this race has ever seen.
Just 29 seconds cover the top four as Team Sky's Froome leads by 18 seconds from Italian national champion Fabio Aru, with Frenchman Romain Bardet a further five seconds back in third and former Sky rider Rigoberto Uran of Colombia looking ominous in fourth.
The race will head towards the Alps after Monday's rest day, with stages on Wednesday and Thursday potentially decisive before Saturday's time trial in... read more
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