Chris Froome Says Battle With Bilharzia Disease Is Over

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LONDON, Dec 13, 2013 (AFP) - Reigning Tour de France champion Chris Froome has revealed that he has recovered from a parasitic illness that had plagued him for over four years. The 28-year-old Briton had been suffering from bilharzia, which is usually spread by contaminated water and is most common in Africa. Froome, who was born in Kenya, has managed to reach the summit of the … [Read more...]