Athletes pay tribute to Chris Froome after Tour win

Athletics champion Dai Greene, tennis player Heather Watson and badminton player Chris Adcock have all paid tribute to Chris Froome after his Tour de France win:

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Team sky did amazing. Massive congratulations to @chrisfroome , what a worthy winner

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Congratulations to Chris Froome and the Sky Team for winning the Tour de France 2013 ????? !! http://t.co/eCfPskDusF

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Another outrageously good Tour de France from #TeamSky!! Chris Froome an absolute legend!! What a performance!!! #nooneclose

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Froome's tribute to team mates

Chris Froome has paid tribute to his Team Sky team mates for their part in his Tour de France victory. He also told ITV News next year's Tour, which starts in Yorkshire, "is going to be massive" and "an exciting element."