CHRIS Froome will be supported by a well-balanced team in his bid to succeed the injured Bradley Wiggins as Tour de France champion.
cycling Team Sky TDF 2013
Just like he did on stage 8, Richie Porte ramped up the pace for his teammate Froome, shelling several riders from the lead group.
CHASING LE TOUR: THREE STAGE WINS FOR FROOME - Stage 17 - Tour de France 2013 stage-17
133. Tour de France - Stage 17: Embrun - Chorges ITT [17/07/2013] Chris Froome
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