Chris Froome 'on track for Tour de France' despite falling short at Critérium du Dauphiné

The Brit feels on track for his Tour de France defence after missing out on a podium spot at the Dauphiné

Chris Froome on stage seven of the Critérium du Dauphiné

(Image credit: ASO/A.Broadway)

Despite missing out on a podium spot by one second, Chris Froome has said he is "on track" for the Tour de France after a hard week of racing at the Critérium du Dauphiné.

Going into the race as defending champion, Froome took the positives from a performance that saw him slip from second to fourth on the final day.

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