Marcel Kittel complemented his team-mates on their courage to take the race to everyone else on the final stage.
Roy Curvers says his team-mate Marcel Kittel had been preparing to go for the stage win in Paris for a week.
Welsh rider Geraint Thomas believes he is taking steps forward in his cycling career after an impressive Tour for him personally.
Team Sky rider Richie Porte told ITV Sport that it had been a very tough Tour for himself and his fellow Sky riders.
Vincenzo Nibali completed victory in the 101st Tour de France in Paris on Sunday as Marcel Kittel won the final stage on the Champs-Elysees.
A dominant showing saw Nibali (Astana) triumph by seven minutes 52 seconds to become the sixth rider to win all three Grand Tours, after Jacques Anquetil, Felice Gimondi, Bernard Hinault, Eddy Merckx and Alberto Contador.