133. Tour de France - Stage 17: Embrun - Chorges ITT  [17/07/2013] Chris Froome

Meaning he finished the stage in style.

CHASING LE TOUR: THREE STAGE WINS FOR FROOME - Stage 17 - Tour de France 2013 stage-17

Chasing Le Tour: Three stage wins for Froome

Just like he did on stage 8, Richie Porte ramped up the pace for his teammate Froome, shelling several riders from the lead group.

Chasing Le Tour: Chris Froome, king of the mountains

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Tour de France, 2011 / The peloton rides past the rocky tidal island of Mont Saint-Michel in the km sixth stage of the 2011 Tour de France cycling race run between Dinan and Lisieux in northwestern France on July (Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images)


Chris Froome racing in a time trial stage in the 2013 Tour de France with Mont Saint-Michel in the background. The 2016 Tour will commence from the Mont.


Chris Froome (Sky Pro Cycling Team) been chased by Alberto Contador (Saxobank Tinkoff) in 2013 Tour de France


Race leader yellow jersey holder Orica Greenedge team rider Simon Gerrans of Australia cycles past Sisters of the Consolation congregation during the km fifth stage of the centenary Tour de France cycling race from Cagnes-Sur-Mer to Marseille


Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader’s yellow jersey, strains in the last meters of the eleventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race, an individual time trial over


Chris Froome of Britain and Alberto Contador of Spain are among the top riders in this year’s Tour de France.


Tour de France 2013 stage Chris Froome descending into Gap ahead of Albert Contador.


Tour de France Chris Froome's Pinarello Bolide time trial bike - Froome is the only Team Sky rider to use osymmetric chainrings on his TT bike) after Bradley Wiggins ditched them in favour of round rings


Froome raises a victory salute after winning the eighth stage and securing the leader's yellow jersey.


From the window of our hotel room here in Nyons, roughly from Mont Ventoux, we can hear Bastille Day fireworks exploding off in the distance.


Chasing Le Tour: Chris Froome, king of the mountains