David Brailsford: Chris Froome will lead Sky at the Tour de France

David Brailsford, Sky, Tour de France 2011 press conference

Sky took a step to silence the 'chatter' over Tour de France leadership as the pressure builds in the Giro d'Italia. Team Principal David Brailsford underlined Chris Froome's goal in France while Bradley Wiggins tries to win Italy's Giro.

"There was an increased amount of talk and chatter, I thought, 'Let's just reiterate our plan.' Read the press release we did in March, the presentation we did to Mallorca," Brailsford said Monday to a couple of journalists including Cycling Weekly.

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