Geraint Thomas 'open to hearing other options' before signing new Team Sky contract

The Welshman says he has to consider what other teams have to offer in light of his Tour de France victory

Geraint Thomas on the podium of the 2018 Tour de France (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Recently crowned Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas has his ears open to offers from other teams, and not only Team Sky, for 2019.

The Welshman had reportedly already signed a renewal deal that the lawyers were looking over ahead of the 2018 Tour de France, but could switch teams given his remarks to the BBC.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.