Froome, Contador headline September races in Quebec

Several grand tour winners will compete in the Québec City and Montréal Grands Prix Cyclistes

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A strong field that includes 2013 Tour de France champion Chris Froome (Sky) will take to the streets in Québec City and Montreal next month.

Froome will be joined by five-time grand tour winner Alberto Contador (Saxo-Tinkoff), Tour de France champions Andy Schleck (2010, RadioShack-Leopard) and Cadel Evans (2011, BMC Racing), 2012 Giro d’Italia winner Ryder Hesjedal (Garmin-Sharp), and top sprinter Peter Sagan (Cannondale).

The group is part of the 21-team peloton that will compete at the Québec City and Montréal Grands Prix Cyclistes September 13 and 15, and at the Challenge Sprint Pro to be held September 12 in Québec City.

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