Greg LeMond: 'Chris Froome broke the rules so he should be punished'

Three-time Tour winner launches stinging attack on Froome, Brailsford, and Team Sky

Greg LeMond has called for Chris Froome to punished for his adverse analytical finding

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Chris Froome should be "punished accordingly" whatever his "ridiculous" excuse for delivering an adverse analytical finding (AAF) for salbutamol at the 2017 Vuelta a España, according to three-time Tour de France winner Greg LeMond.

Launching a stinging attack on Froome and Team Sky - who deny exceeding the permitted dosage - LeMond said that Froome alone was responsible for what goes into his body, and described Sky and Dave Brailsford as "secretive" and "not as scientific and knowledgable as they claim to be".

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.