Philip Deignan

Deignan: Froome still has the hunger

Team Sky rider Philip Deignan has said that Chris Froome is determined to get back to the top of the sport, with the Irishman confirming that the 2013 Tour de France winner has used the disappointments of 2014 to fuel his drive for this year’s campaign. The Briton crashed out of last year’s Tour, losing […]


Deignan: The form seems good for Vuelta, but it’s everything for Froome

Five years after he won a stage and finished ninth overall in the race, Philip Deignan lines out again in the Vuelta a España with similar form but very different objectives. The Sky rider is competing in his second Grand Tour of the season and comes into the event having picked up third on a […]

Philip Deignan interview: Taking the Maglia Rosa in Ireland would be the dream scenario

It’s been a long five years since he won a Grand Tour stage, a period of time with ups and downs, injuries and illness interspersed by some scattered strong performances. The 2013 season saw a return to form and a new team; now, lining out in the Giro d’Italia, Team SKY’s Philip Deignan is hoping […]