Big reward for froome

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Re: Big reward for froome

Postby Mulger bill » Sun Nov 24, 2013 3:58 pm

ldrcycles wrote:Only just OT but, I think knighthoods are perhaps given just a bit too freely these days, it's diluting the importance of it a bit. Sure Wiggo has achieved a lot and not to take anything away from that but should that be enough to be called a Sir? Surely an OBE or MBE is sufficient, and the knighthoods can be reserved for those who have made a truly exceptional contribution to society.

You don't think being the first Brit TdF yellow is enough to earn a good hard dubbing from Her Maj?














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Re: Big reward for froome

Postby gorilla monsoon » Mon Nov 25, 2013 12:22 pm

Nah. But the Brits don't have a lot of real heros these days, do they?
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Re: Big reward for froome

Postby Thrilloilogy » Mon Dec 02, 2013 12:45 am

I never really liked Wiggins or team sky for that matter. Just read that Wiggo only recently paid Froome his TdF bonus. I feel justified in not liking Wiggo now.

I wish Froome completed his attack on Wiggo on that famous day in the mountains.


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