FROOME - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FROOME News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Boom wins 5th Tour de France stage as Froome crashes out http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58165144-77/stage-boom-france-froome.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58165144-77/stage-boom-france-froome.html.csp">Boom wins 5th Tour de France stage as Froome crashes out</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T23:28:15.175-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arenberg, France • Dutch rider Lars Boom won a chaotic, crash-marred fifth stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday marked by the withdrawal of defending champion Chris Froome after his second fall in two days. Riders became wary of the stage full of cobblestone sections when the route was revealed last October, and their fears worsened when rain slicked the already treacherous path from Ypres, Belgium, to Arenberg-Porte du Hainaut. Sensing the danger, race organizers scrapped two of the nine s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58165144@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:28:15 MDT Controversy looms for 101st Tour de France http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58139657-77/tour-froome-doping-france.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58139657-77/tour-froome-doping-france.html.csp">Controversy looms for 101st Tour de France</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAMEY KEATEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T22:51:01.871-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • Tour de France defending champion Chris Froome is feeling the pressure ahead of Saturday’s start to the 2014 race. This 101st Tour might seem to favor Team Sky and Froome, but he will have a lot on his mind during the three-week race which starts in Leeds, in the northern English county of Yorkshire. The Kenyan-born Brit is dealing with a perception among some fans that he had a hand in Sky’s decision to bench his popular compatriot and teammate Sir Bradley Wiggins, who won the 2012 To...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581396572014-07-03T22:51:01.871-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T22:51:01.871-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139657@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 22:51:01 MDT