Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome set for dual Tour de France tilt

Team Sky sports director Nicolas Portal believes both current and former Tour de France winner's will line up in Brussels in 2019, with Egan Bernal set to lead at the Giro d'Italia

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Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome are set to line up once again as co-leaders at next year's Tour de France, with 21-year old Egan Bernal likely to take a leadership role at the Giro d'Italia.

Team Sky sports director Nicolas Portal revealed that Thomas and Team Sky coach Tim Kerrison are yet to finalise the Welshman's training schedule for 2019, but believes that could well be the likeliest strategy for the defending Tour de France champion.

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