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Is Chris Froome better than Bradley Wiggins?

by | 4th, September 2013

File photo dated 24/01/2013 of Team Sky riders Bradley Wiggins (left) and Chris Froome. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Saturday July 27, 2013. Sir Bradley Wiggins has revealed he could not bring himself to watch fellow Team Sky rider Chris Froome win the Tour de France and inherit the title he won in 2012. See PA story CYCLING Tour of Poland. Photo credit should read: Tim Ireland/PA Wire

TWO years on the bounce, and Britain has seen one of its own winning the prestigious, gruelling Tour De France. First came Bradley Wiggins, briefly making sideburns fashionable, cod-mod, into rugby league and bringing a certain swagger to proceedings. Thanks to this, he became a Knight, which is impressive.

Then, a year later, along came the determined, studious Chris Froome, unswervingly grateful on the podium with his yellow jersey, sincere, with a surprising sparkiness and fire in his belly.

However, the relationship between the two isn’t exactly great with the pair trading blows in a sport that brings out incredible levels of shark-eyed one upmanship.

With the Olympic champion, Wiggins, missing the Tour of 2013, Froome confidently strode into view, leaving cycling nuts anticipating how they’d get on in 2014, when the TdF departs from Yorkshire. Who would be the team

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