GERAINT THOMAS RUMORS

Thomas and Sky left with little to show for their aggression at Tirreno-Adriatico

As his Sky teammate Sergio Henao was fighting for victory at Pais-Nice, Geraint Thomas was locked in his own battle at Tirreno-Adriatico, fighting for stage victory on the steep climbs in the Le Marche region of central Italy and trying to move up in the overall classification before Tuesday's final 10km time trial. The 2016 Paris-Nice winner was again able to respond and mark Nairo...
Via Cycling News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Thomas takes heart from strong ride on Tirreno-Adriatico queen stage

Geraint Thomas (Team Sky) stopped just past the finish line at Terminillo to put on warm clothing and perhaps stop for a second to take stock of his superb ride on the 16km climb in the Italian Apennines. Nairo Quintana (Movistar) won stage 4 and took the overall race lead but Thomas finished second, just 18 seconds behind the Colombian climber. He rode aggressively but also intelligently...
Via Cycling News
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brailsford travels to Tirreno-Adriatico, thanks Thomas for public support

After winning Thursday's stage 2 of Tirreno-Adriatico, Geraint Thomas revealed that embattled Team Sky manager Dave Brailsford was at the race on Wednesday and personally thanked the Welsh rider for his support. Thomas was the first to tweet his support for Brailsford after Cyclingnews revealed that several riders had held discussions over whether to approach Dave Brailsford and...
Via Cycling News
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Thomas supports Brailsford and complains of 'unfair' media coverage

Geraint Thomas was the first Team Sky rider to tweet his support for Dave Brailsford on Monday evening in what was clearly an orchestrated response to the news, broken by Cyclingnews, that several riders on the team had held discussions over whether to approach the team manager to ask him to step down. Thomas’ tweet – “It shouldn't even need saying, but we all back Dave B...
Via Cycling News
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Simon Spilak wins Tour de Suisse by 5 seconds over Geraint Thomas

  Simon Spilak of Slovenia won the Tour de Suisse by five seconds on Sunday, when Geraint Thomas tired late in the time-trial stage. Spilak was third overall going into the ninth and final day but was second-fastest in the 24-mile stage to take the title. Britain's Thomas wasted his chance in the last three miles, eventually placing fifth in the time-trial, 18 seconds behind Spilak...
Via Associated Press
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Spilak wins Tour de Suisse, Thomas lets time-trial lead slip

BERN, Switzerland (AP) Simon Spilak of Slovenia won the Tour de Suisse by just five seconds on Sunday, when Geraint Thomas tired late in the time-trial stage. Spilak was third overall going into the ninth and final day but was second-fastest in the 38-kilometer (24-mile) stage to take the title. Britain's Thomas wasted his chance in the last five kilometers (three miles), eventually...
Via Associated Press
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Lutsenko wins Tour de Suisse stage, Thomas cuts Pinot's lead

BERN, Switzerland (AP) Alexey Lutsenko of Kazakhstan powered to victory in the Tour de Suisse eighth stage on Saturday, and Thibaut Pinot's overall lead was cut again. Frenchman Pinot is only 34 seconds clear of Geraint Thomas before Sunday's decisive 38-kilometer (24-mile) time trial. Thomas, a British rider for the Sky team, seized three seconds from the overall leader as the...
Via Associated Press
June 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Porte wins stage 4 of Paris-Nice; Sky teammate Thomas 2nd

CROIX DE CHAUBOURET, France (AP) Climbing specialist Richie Porte of Australia won Thursday's hilly fourth stage of the Paris-Nice race, while Polish rider Michal Kwiatkowski finished third to take the overall lead. Porte's Sky team dominated on the first climbs of the week-long race, with Porte's teammate Geraint Thomas placing second. Porte, the 2013 champion, completed the 204...
Via Associated Press
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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