Chris Froome

Cycling fans will have a chance to enjoy a two-day series of knockout events “The Challenge of Stars”. It will take place virtually this weekend between May 23-24. We lay down here the best Challenge of Stars cycling odds and our predictions about the potential winners. ... read more

Though the sport of cycling was shadowed by several doping scandals in recent years, there are still real sportsmen who achieved their results without using any forbidden substances. From the early ages to the most recent time, we had a look at the best cyclists of all time. ... read more

The Tour de France comes to a dramatic climax in Paris this weekend after a very eventful race that has included fisticuffs, pepper spray and crowd violence, but as Team Sky riders Froome and Geraint battle it out with Dumoulin at the head of the peloton in the final few days is this really your last chance to find decent odds on the Tour winner at Unibet, one of the best online betting sites in France, before it’s all over for another year? We take a look (if the French police promise not to gas us). ... read more

Despite already having had an accident, and swapping one flat tire for another equally flat tire with one of his team mates just recently, odds on Chris Froome still make him the favorite to win the Tour de France at sites like Unibet even if he is currently three minutes off the lead after 10 stages, but are we really about to see another historic win for Team Sky or is there someone else out there in the peloton who could be a better bet on sports in France this week? ... read more

The Tour de France got underway in the usual flurry of lycra, spokes and doping scandals with Chris Froome falling off in the first stage, Team Sky protesting its innocence from the rooftops and the rest of the peloton remaining deeply suspicious. Can the defending champion justify the short odds sites like Unibet are giving him despite all the pressure his sudden inexplicable inclusion has caused? Or should you bet on the Tour de France to be won by one of the other riders this year? Let’s see… ... read more

If, over the last few decades, you’ve watched the Tour de France odds are you’re aware that cycling has a reputation for drug abuse of which most rock bands would be jealous. Lance Armstrong came clean about being dirty and left “The Tour” awash with a nasty smell it hasn’t been to rid itself of since and the suspicion over Chris Froome, favourite to win his fifth title, hasn’t been put to rest by the UCI clearing him to race, but does that mean you shouldn’t back him at Unibet to win? Probably not. ... read more