Chris Froome pays tribute to "fantastic" Geraint Thomas at Tour de France

"It won't be long till we see him take leadership of a team in a grand tour," says yellow jersey holder after Thomas proves his worth in the mountains again

Geraint Thomas on stage twelve of the 2015 Tour de France

(Image credit: Watson)

If Chris Froome holds onto the Tour de France yellow jersey all the way to Paris, he will have Geraint Thomas to thank for yet another outstanding ride in support of his leader.

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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.