Chris Froome says failed drugs test ‘damaging’ but he followed protocol

Chris Froome has admitted that failing a drugs test at this year’s Vuelta a España has been ‘damaging’ to his reputation – but has again insisted that he did not overstep any boundaries

Chris Froome has admitted that failing a drugs test at this year’s Vuelta a España has been “damaging” to his reputation – but has again insisted that he did not overstep any boundaries.The four-time Tour de France winner also nodded in agreement when it was put to him that the world only knew about his adverse analytical finding on 7 September because of investigative work carried about by two newspapers, the Guardian and Le Monde – suggesting that both Team Sky, British Cycling and cycling’...