KEVIN MCCALLUM: More friendship than rivalry between Froome and Thomas
Although considered the lesser cyclist, the Welshman’s victories have been no fluke, and he aims to prove it
The Guardian and The Times on Thursday ran more or less the same headlines about Chris Froome after the huge crash that ejected him from the Tour de France.
“Tour de France: ‘Devastating’ loss of Chris Froome from squad simplifies Team Ineos politics,” reported The Times. “Chris Froome’s accident gives Team Ineos clarity in most unfortunate way,” reckoned the Guardian.