Articol

Can we go to Paris now? - Thomas in a hurry after conquering Alpe d´Huez

19 iulie 2018 22:14

Geraint Thomas is in a hurry to challenge for the Tour de France title after winning back-to-back stages.

Victory on stage 11 earned Thomas the yellow jersey before his triumph on Alpe d'Huez on Thursday strengthened his grip on top spot in the general classification.

With a lead of one minute and 39 seconds over four-time champion and team-mate Chris Froome, Thomas is pinching himself.

"I am speechless. There wasn't a chance in hell I was going to win today [Thursday]. I just kept following [Tom] Dumoulin and Froome," said the Welshman.

"Can we just go to Paris now?"

But Thomas does not have designs on Froome's status as the team's lead rider, insisting he remains a support act for his Team Sky colleague.

"Maybe I can keep the jersey for the next few days," he said.

"This race is so hard and you never know how the body reacts. I am still riding for Froomey, he knows how to ride for three weeks. He is a legend, one of the best ever."

Ultimele ştiri

10 decembrie 2018

 13:27
 13:22
 13:02
 12:30
 11:56
 11:43
 11:09
 11:08
 10:45
 10:27
 10:17
 09:22
 09:00
 07:16
 06:42
 06:32
 05:43
 05:39
 05:30
 04:51
 04:45
 03:10
 02:25
 02:17
 02:03
 02:01
 01:19
 00:54
 00:52
 00:45
 00:44
 00:30
 00:16
 00:05
 00:05

9 decembrie 2018

 23:48
 23:37
 23:23
 23:13
 23:08
 22:55
 22:31
 22:30
 21:50
 20:45
 20:37
 20:23
 20:07
 19:50
 19:36
 19:15
 19:08
 18:56
 18:17
 18:12
 17:55
 17:37
 17:06
 17:01
 16:50
 16:31
 16:26
 16:24
 16:04
 15:55
 15:37
 15:10
 14:42
 14:15
 14:00