Chris Froome finishes stage two of Tour de France despite injuries, Ineos Grenadiers riders lose more time

Tao Geoghegan Hart lost a big chunk of time for the second day running

Chris Froome
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Chris Froome finished stage two of the 2021 Tour de France, surviving the day's parcours and intensity despite spending several hours in hospital the night before.

The Israel Start-Up Nation rider suffered injuries to his left side and chest after falling in the second big crash of stage one.

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Chris Marshall-Bell

A freelance sports journalist and podcaster, you'll mostly find Chris's byline attached to news scoops, profile interviews and long reads across a variety of different publications. He has been writing regularly for Cycling Weekly since 2013. In 2024 he released a seven-part podcast documentary, Ghost in the Machine, about motor doping in cycling.

Previously a ski, hiking and cycling guide in the Canadian Rockies and Spanish Pyrenees, he almost certainly holds the record for the most number of interviews conducted from snowy mountains. He lives in Valencia, Spain.