Chris Froome questions 'unequal' distribution of WorldTour points

The Tour de France and Vuelta a España winner says Greg Van Avermaet deserved to win WorldTour despite questioning the weighting of points to races

Chris Froome at the 2017 Vuelta a España (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Chris Froome considers the WorldTour points distribution uneven given one can gain more points for two one-day race wins than he can for a Grand Tour.

Team Sky's leader finished the 2017 season second in the WorldTour behind Belgian Greg Van Avermaet (BMC Racing), 3452 points to 3582.

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