Michael Woods to lead Israel Start-Up Nation at Tour de France, no word on Chris Froome yet

The team say their main focus for the race will be on supporting the Canadian

Michael Woods
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Michael Woods has been selected as Israel Start-Up Nation's leader at the upcoming Tour de France, with Chris Froome's inclusion in the team's second-ever French Grand Tour still up in the air.

The Canadian is the first name confirmed for the Israeli outfit's eight-man squad and will compete for stage victories and a good placing in the general classification.

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