Geraint Thomas dropped out of Tour de Suisse top 10 after 'really bad day'

British rider Geraint Thomas suffered throughout the Tour de Suisse, eventually placing 17th overall after losing over 11 minutes on the final shortened stage

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British hope Geraint Thomas (Team Sky) suffered in the cold conditions in the final stage of the Tour de Suisse on Sunday, losing 11 minutes to his key rivals and tumbling out of the top 10.

Team Sky sports director Gabrial Rasch reported that Thomas had a 'really bad day' on the final stage that was shortened to just 57 kilometres after adverse weather conditions ruled out the Albulapass hors categorie climb.

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