Chris Froome: I want to match Eddy Merckx and Bernard Hinault with five Tours de France

Three-time Tour winner sets out his ambition to join the greats

Chris Froome on the podium at the 2016 Tour de France

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Chris Froome has set out his bold ambition to put his name among cycling’s all-time greats with five Tour de France wins.

Already a winner of three Tours, Froome says that he is already thinking about how he will be thought of by future generations, wanting to join cycling’s pantheon.

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