Froome Wins 100th Tour De France

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Published on July 22 2013 6:29 am
Last Updated on July 22 2013 6:29 am
Written by Millie Lange

(Paris, France) -- Great Britain's Chris Froome is the winner of the 100th Tour de France.  Froome becomes the second straight Brit to win the event after Bradley Wiggins won in 2012.  Froome grabbed the coveted yellow jersey following Stage Eight and never gave it up over the next 13 stages. Marcel Kittel of Germany opened the 21-stage race with a win on the island of Corsica and finished by winning Stage 21 on the Champ-Elysees in Paris.