'Super bad for cycling... it's a shame he's racing': Tony Martin and others react to Chris Froome's return

Riders split in their views of Froome's return at Ruta del Sol

Chris Froome's return to action has been criticised by Tony Martin

Chris Froome may have said that he was grateful for riders' support as he returned to action at the Ruta del Sol with the investigation into his adverse analytical finding at the Vuelta a España still ongoing, but not all members of the peloton were happy to see Froome back competing.

Speaking ahead of the opening stage of the Ruta del Sol, Tony Martin, who criticised the actions of the UCI after news of Froome's anti-doping investigation broke in December, said that he did not think Froome should be back racing.

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