Chris Froome voted year's top rider
Wednesday 30 October 2013
Chris Froome has won the prestigious Vélo d'Or award as the best rider of 2013. The British Tour de France champion came top in a poll of cycling journalists set up by the French publication Vélo Magazine,
Colombia's Nairo Quintana, the Tour runner-up as well as leading climber and best young rider, was voted prospect of the year.
Froome has also won the Critérium du Dauphiné and the Tour de Romandie this year.
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