Geraint Thomas

Geraint Thomas Stage 9 reaction

Geraint Thomas reacts to a gruelling stage 9 and was pleased with his team after a tough week.

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2015 Tour Stage 19 reaction: Geraint Thomas running on empty

Team Sky workhorse Geraint Thomas finally ran out of legs after two weeks' worth of hard graft in support of Chris Froome. At the finish, G told Matt Rendell how it felt to ride "empty" and see his podium dream slip away so close to Paris.

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2015 Tour Stage 19 reaction: Froome 'sad' as Sky team-mate Geraint Thomas loses sight of podium

Chris Froome survived another brutally tough day as leader of Le Tour, but his faithful Sky team-mate Geraint Thomas struggled after his earlier exertions and slipped down from fourth to 15th in GC. Froome admitted he was sad to see 'G' lose so much time and with it any chance of a podium finish in Paris.

2015 Tour Stage 17 reaction: Geraint Thomas hangs tough and 'grovels' in the Alps

Matt grabbed G at the finish for his take on the first day in the Alps.

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Video: Geraint Thomas jokes he's Chris Froome after Stage 16 crash into telegraph pole

Team Sky's own Chuck Norris, aka Geraint Thomas, was knocked off the road on the tricky descent into Gap after being nudged accidentally on a tight corner by Warren Barguil. Thomas almost collided head-on with a telegraph pole, but managed to avoid serious injury.

Remarkably, G got back up quickly and rode to the finish to preserve his sixth place in GC, before speaking to our reporter Matt Rendell about the scary incident. They breed 'em tough in Wales…

Later on, Thomas added: "Everyone knows it's a dodgy descent, I just got taken out. One hundred per cent it was a mistake.

"We were just coming into a tight right, Barguil just came straight into me. Nothing you can do there."

2015 Tour Stage 11 reaction: Job well done for Thomas and Team Sky

Geraint Thomas says it was a case of job well done on a tough stage in the Pyrenees.

Team Sky led the peloton for a lot of Stage 11, ensuring Chris Froome kept the yellow jersey and a comfortable leading in the General Classification.

"It was hot and hard, but the boys hung tough and it was perfect really. Job done."

Thomas turns tables on ITV's Boulting

Team Sky's Geraint Thomas turned the mic on our very own Ned Boulting to ask some probing questions of the broadcaster.