Chris Froome 'tired and over-geared' in Tirreno-Adriatico

Chris Froome, Tirreno-Adriatico 2013

Chris Froome (Sky) lost the leader's blue jersey and his chance of winning the Tirreno-Adriatico stage race today in a wet and wild stage around Porto Sant'Elpidio.

"As soon as the weather came down, conditions got even harder and trying to control a really big group up the road like that was really hard work," Froome explained.

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