November 8, 2019, 12:37London, Nov. 8 (Prensa Latina) British cyclist Chris Froome underwent surgery for the accident suffered during this year's Tour de France, reported today on his Twitter social network account.

Froome, a four-time winner of the French circuit, was successfully operated to remove a plate from his hip and a screw from his right elbow as part of a long rehabilitation process.

'Losing some hardware from my hip and my elbow. I feel a little dazed, but everything has gone perfectly, 'the rider informed his followers along with an image of him after leaving the operating room.

In his announcement, the Briton hopes to participate in the Tour de France and the Olympic Games next year, as he added the hastag # roadtoTDF2020 (on the way to the Tour de France 2020) and # roadtotokyo2020 (on the way to Tokyo 2002).

Last June, after a fall that put his life at risk in a training prior to the Dauphiné Criterium, the member of the Ineos professional club suffered fractures in the cervical vertebra, in the femur, in the elbow, in the hip and in the ribs .

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