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Froome to race for first time since horror crash

22 Jan 2020, 22:14 GMT+10

Paris - Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome will return to competitive racing at the UAE Tour next month, eight months after suffering devastating injuries in a crash, his team Ineos said Wednesday.

Froome, 34, has been out of action since he fractured a thigh, elbow and vertebrae in a high-speed pre-race crash ahead of the Dauphine event in France in June 2019.

the team tweeted.

Froome reacted.

Last week the Ineos website had pictures of Froome taking part in his first full team training camp since the crash last year.

The UAE Tour runs from February 23-29.

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