Thomas, proper, says he would sacrifice the yellow jersey for Froome however it will be a controversial spectacleBenoit Tessier/Reuters Maybe not even Geraint Thomas himself would have believed he could be carrying the yellow jersey on the Tour de France with eight phases remaining. The questions now are whether or not he can go on and win general — and whether or not he might be allowed to strive. These are the important thing components that may dictate the reply: Thomas’s dangerous daySince he began on his Tour de France successful streak in 2013, Chris Froome has proven weak spot however, aside from his race-ending crash in 2014, he has by no means fallen out of competition for the general title. Against this, Thomas has by no means but accomplished a Tour de France with out struggling a nasty day, most notably in 2015 when he cracked on the climb of La Toussuire, shedding… Wish to learn extra? Register with a number of particulars to proceed studying this text
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