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Chris Froome chases Tour de France legacy

(CNN)Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome is looking to cement his legacy by winning a record-equaling fifth title in 2019.Only four men -- Jacques Anquetil, Eddy Merckx, Bernard Hinault and Miguel Indurain -- have won the prestigious event five times and Froome dreams of joining that illustrious list. Visit CNN.com/sport for more news and features"I'm certainly getting to the point in my career now where I'm starting to think about what kind of legacy I want to leave behind," Froome told CNN Sport. "If I am able to win it [Tour de France] for a fifth time and join that very elite group of bike riders, it would just be incredible." Both Froome and current Tour champion Geraint Thomas have announced they will skip this year's Giro ...
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