Chris Froome to leave Team Ineos for Israel Start-Up Nation at end of 2020

09 July 2020 09:25
Four-time Tour de France champion’s deal not renewedFroome is set to announce his switch to Israeli teamFour-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome is leaving Team Ineos at the end of the season, the team has announced.Froome’s departure will bring to an end a decade-long association with Sir Dave Brailsford’s team in which he won seven Grand Tours. He will join the Israel Start-Up Nation team after seeing his leadership role within Ineos challenged by the emergence of both Geraint Thomas and Egan Bernal, who have won the past two editions of the Tour. Related: Lamenting the absence of the Tour de France: a love letter to cycling on SBS | Kieran Pender Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian