Chris Froome: 'I'm used to wearing the Tour de France yellow jersey now'

Team Sky leader says that he feels more relaxed than ever as he closes in on his third Tour de France title

Chris Froome accepts the yellow jersey at the end of stage 16 of the 2016 Tour de France (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Chris Froome (Team Sky), fresh in a new yellow jersey from the Tour de France, walked with confidence into the press room on Wednesday for a post-race debriefing following the summit finish at the Emosson Dam in Switzerland.

He then repeated what his demeanour had already spelled out; he now feels at home wearing the prized leader's jersey in the world's biggest race.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.