Froome refuses to throw in towel after Vuelta's Bilbao stage

Chris Froome attacks, Vuelta a Espana 2011, stage 19

Chris Froome failed to dislodge Juan Jose Cobo from the top spot in the Vuelta a Espana on Friday's stage when he blasted away on the Vivero climb but he and the rest of Team Sky gave it their all and the Briton remains determined to give it another try.

"Why shouldn't I? What I have got to lose?," Froome said at the finish.

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