In an airport lounge somewhere, waiting for a flight to Switzerland, a man tosses a wax figure of a skinny black-and-crimson clad cyclist with pointy elbows into a rubbish bin. He puts his earbuds in, leans his head back into the transfer lounge chair, and Dakota by Stereophonics is heard.
There are different reports about the extent of Chris Froome injuries. L'equipe indicated a broken pelvis, Brailsford a broken femur. Both demand a slow recovery, I doubt he will compete again this season.