Chris Froome: I won't wake up one day and suddenly win again

Chris Froome (Israel Start-Up Nation) suffered again on the climb to the finish
(Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Chris Froome has accepted he faces a long fight back to full fitness but insists he is up for the fight, despite struggling to make an impression in recent races. 

Froome has always set a fifth Tour de France victory as a motivation goal for his return from his terrible 2019 Dauphiné crash injuries. The goal remains for the 35-year-old, but the consequences of his injuries and even extra muscle from his many hours of rehabilitation work are slowing his progress.

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