‘The biggest fight of my career’: Chris Froome reflects on ‘rollercoaster’ Giro d’Italia win

"There's no bigger joy... I'm going to soak up every moment," says elated Froome

Chris Froome descents on stage 20 of the Giro d’Italia

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Chris Froome says his 2018 Giro d'Italia victory will mark the biggest fight of his career.

Froome defended the pink leader's jersey on the final mountain day at the Cervinia ski resort. All that is left is stage 21, a flat 115-kilometre stage in Rome that should see a sprint finish.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.