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Geraint Thomas

Link to Two wins in two days for Ineos Grenadiers: 'Like waiting for a bus and two come along at once'
Tom Pidcock (left) and Tobias Foss (right) brought Ineos Grenadiers to the top step of the podium on Sunday and Monday, respectively

Two wins in two days for Ineos Grenadiers: 'Like waiting for a bus and two come along at once'

Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe revel in an upturn of results for the British WorldTeam, as Tom Pidcock and Tobias Foss deliver back-to-back victories

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Link to 'All I'm thinking about now is the Giro d'Italia' says Geraint Thomas
Geraint Thomas won the Tour of the Alps in 2017 ahead of his first crack at the Giro d'Italia's pink jersey

'All I'm thinking about now is the Giro d'Italia' says Geraint Thomas

Last year's runner-up prepares to start the Tour of the Alps in better shape than he did in 2023, as he leads Ineos Grenadiers in final pre-Giro test

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Link to Tobias Foss looks forward to support role at the Giro d'Italia
Tobias Foss made his debut for Ineos Grenadiers at the UAE Tour

Tobias Foss looks forward to support role at the Giro d'Italia

Former world time trial champion reaps the benefits of his best winter yet, as he prepares to support Geraint Thomas and Thymen Arensman for Ineos Grenadiers

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Link to 'I'd rather find the next superstar than spend a fortune to buy success' says Ineos Grenadiers' Jim Ratcliffe
Jim Ratcliffe gained ownership of the Ineos Grenadiers cycling team from Sky UK in 2019

'I'd rather find the next superstar than spend a fortune to buy success' says Ineos Grenadiers' Jim Ratcliffe

Ineos and Manchester United owner hints at team strategy in discussion with Geraint Thomas, as he recounts a crash suffered with Chris Froome

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Link to Pro bike: Geraint Thomas’ trusty Pinarello Dogma F
Geraint Thomas' Pinarello Dogma

Pro bike: Geraint Thomas’ trusty Pinarello Dogma F

The Pinarello Dogma has been ever-present throughout Ineos Grenadiers' success

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Link to 'Losing the plot in public' – Geraint Thomas reacts to Lefevere-Alaphilippe spat
Geraint Thomas has offered his take on the controversial comments made by Patrick Lefevere

'Losing the plot in public' – Geraint Thomas reacts to Lefevere-Alaphilippe spat

Welshman expresses his sympathy for fellow riders facing public criticism from team managers

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Link to Geraint Thomas: There's less respect in the peloton now
Geraint Thomas in the peloton during the 2024 Vuelta a España

Geraint Thomas: There's less respect in the peloton now

Ineos Grenadiers leader likens bunch to junior racing and says hierarchy has slipped

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Link to 10 riders to watch at the Volta ao Algarve
Dani Martínez and Remco Evenepoel have won the past two editions of the race. 2024 will see them square off again alongside a number of top GC riders vying for an early-season win

10 riders to watch at the Volta ao Algarve

From the GC men who are building into their Grand Tour preparations, to the sprinters looking to make their mark early in the year, here are ten riders to watch in Portugal

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Link to Geraint Thomas and Ineos teammates climb 3,718m-high volcano
Ineos Grenadiers riders and staff stand proud atop the summit of Mount Teide

Geraint Thomas and Ineos teammates climb 3,718m-high volcano

Giro d'Italia hopeful and his teammates hike up to the summit of Mount Teide during training camp in Tenerife

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Link to Geraint Thomas relishing Tadej Pogačar challenge at the Giro d’Italia
Geraint Thomas following an attack from Tadej Pogačar at Tirreno Adriatico in 2021

Geraint Thomas relishing Tadej Pogačar challenge at the Giro d’Italia

'He’ll have a massive legacy as one of the greatest bike riders ever' Ineos Grenadiers rider says of his Slovenian opposition

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Link to No more 'super petrol' but better science: Jens Voigt on why Pogačar and Thomas can conquer Giro-Tour double
Whilst Tadej Pogačar and Jonas Vingegaard have been synonymous with one another in recent years, Geraint Thomas has an important part to play in the story

No more 'super petrol' but better science: Jens Voigt on why Pogačar and Thomas can conquer Giro-Tour double

Former German professional tips Tadej Pogačar to become the first rider since Marco Pantani to win the men's Giro d'Italia and Tour de France in the same season

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Link to Analysing the Ineos Grenadiers Giro d'Italia long list
Geraint Thomas will be looking to go one better than last year and carry the pink jersey all the way to Rome

Analysing the Ineos Grenadiers Giro d'Italia long list

As Geraint Thomas sets his sight on the Giro's pink jersey, we analyse the strength of his potential squad, from veteran domestiques to the next generation of Grenadiers

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Link to Geraint Thomas: Ineos Grenadiers remind me of the early Team Sky years
Geraint Thomas will ride both the Giro d'Italia and Tour de France for Ineos Grenadiers this season

Geraint Thomas: Ineos Grenadiers remind me of the early Team Sky years

GCN speaks exclusively to the Welshman, as he expands on decision to ride the Giro d'Italia and Tour de France, and looks ahead to 18 more months of hard work

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Link to Geraint Thomas to ride both Giro d'Italia and Tour de France in 2024
Geraint Thomas will be looking to win his second Grand Tour in 2024, to add to his Tour de France title

Geraint Thomas to ride both Giro d'Italia and Tour de France in 2024

British Tour de France winner will return to the Giro d'Italia as he looks to win his second Grand Tour, before heading to the Tour as part of the Ineos Grenadiers' squad

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Link to Pidcock, Rodríguez and Bernal for the Tour de France as Geraint Thomas' Giro d’Italia plans remain unconfirmed
Pidcock, Rodríguez and Bernal could be returning to the Tour de France in 2024

Pidcock, Rodríguez and Bernal for the Tour de France as Geraint Thomas' Giro d’Italia plans remain unconfirmed

As Dave Brailsford brings marginal gains to Manchester United, the Ineos Grenadiers team hope to close the gap to their Grand Tour rivals

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Link to ‘Geraint Thomas proves that age isn’t a factor,’ says a resilient Chris Froome
Geraint Thomas (left) and Chris Froome (right) share a moment of laughter at the Santos Tour Down Under

‘Geraint Thomas proves that age isn’t a factor,’ says a resilient Chris Froome

Seven-time Grand Tour winner speaks exclusively with GCN about his love for cycling, what has gone wrong since his move to Israel-Premier Tech and his ambitions for the Tour de France in 2024

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Link to Johan Museeuw: Remco Evenepoel has a better chance of winning the Tour de France on another team
Remco Evenepoel (Soudal Quick-Step) and Geraint Thomas (Ineos Grenadiers)

Johan Museeuw: Remco Evenepoel has a better chance of winning the Tour de France on another team

Geraint Thomas believes that the young Belgian rider can win the biggest race in the world

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Link to Geraint Thomas gutted to see Rod Ellingworth quit Ineos Grenadiers
Climbing better than ever before, Geraint Thomas almost ended Ineos Grenadiers' Grand Tour dry spell at the Giro d'Italia in May

Geraint Thomas gutted to see Rod Ellingworth quit Ineos Grenadiers

Welshman reacts to news of Ellingworth's resignation on his podcast, becoming the first rider to speak publicly on the change

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Link to Could Geraint Thomas replicate Bradley Wiggins and target the Spring Classics in his final season?
Geraint Thomas on the attack at Paris-Roubaix in 2014

Could Geraint Thomas replicate Bradley Wiggins and target the Spring Classics in his final season?

‘I’d love to do the Classics in my final year’ says former Tour de France winner

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Link to From sold-out shows to survival skills: The unexpected things pros are doing this off-season
Geraint Thomas, Lotte Kopecky and Michal Kwiatkowski have been doing more than just relaxing this off-season

From sold-out shows to survival skills: The unexpected things pros are doing this off-season

Whether it's running marathons, climbing mountains, or catching fish, cyclists find all sorts of ways to keep themselves entertained off the bike

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Link to Geraint Thomas Cycling Trust set to get 5,000 children on bikes by 2028
Geraint Thomas has recently signed a new two-year deal with Ineos Grenadiers, but is increasingly involved in his off-bike ventures

Geraint Thomas Cycling Trust set to get 5,000 children on bikes by 2028

Charitable trust set up by 2018 Tour de France champion helps disabled children, young carers and disadvantaged areas over five projects in England and Wales

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Link to Renaissance man: Geraint Thomas on proving doubters wrong and making the most of his time left
Geraint Thomas (Ineos Grenadiers) would welcome a return to the Giro d'Italia, Tour de France or both in 2024

Renaissance man: Geraint Thomas on proving doubters wrong and making the most of his time left

'It’s hard when you’ve got two incredible guys like Vingegaard and Pogačar. You can’t just click your fingers and train a bit harder or eat a bit less' Welshman says as he talks Ineos, Giro-Tour and being the underdog

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Link to Geraint Thomas signs two-year contract extension with Ineos Grenadiers
Geraint Thomas has ridden for Ineos Grenadiers, formerly Team Sky, since 2010

Geraint Thomas signs two-year contract extension with Ineos Grenadiers

Grand Tour leader agrees new deal as team finally begin announcing their 2024 roster

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Link to Geraint Thomas: It would be nice to go back to the Giro d'Italia in 2024
Out of the pink jersey but with a lot to be proud of, Geraint Thomas ended the Giro d'Italia with his head held high

Geraint Thomas: It would be nice to go back to the Giro d'Italia in 2024

Welshman reflects on 'three good weeks' in 2023 and looks forward to next season

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