Cycling

I’m lucky to be alive, says Froome after horror crash

Chris Froome has admitted he is "lucky to be alive" as he spoke for the first time since his horrific high-speed crash at the Criterium du Dauphine. The four-time Tour de France champion lost around four pints of blood, suffering an open fracture of the femur, as well as fractures to his elbow, ribs, sternum […]

Cycling

Roglic rattled after frightening crash during Giro descent

Como: Italian Vincenzo Nibali has taken full advantage of his knowledge of the terrain to unsettle his main Giro d'Italia rival Primoz Roglic in the 15th stage. On the roads of one of his favourite hunting grounds, the Tour of Lombardy, the double Giro champion attacked during a steep climb near the end to pull […]