Nairo Quintana is 'the only one to put Chris Froome in difficulty'

Nairo Quintana's Movistar team boss says that the Colombian is the only rider who can challenge Chris Froome in the Tour de France

Chris Froome and Nairo Quintana during the 2016 Tour De France.

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Team Movistar says that Nairo Quintana is "closer and closer" to a Tour de France victory, given that he has "been the only one to put Chris Froome in difficulty".

The Colombian is due to race the 2017 Giro d'Italia and take aim at the Tour de France for a fourth time. So far, he has finished second overall twice behind Froome and third behind him in 2016.

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