Geraint Thomas comes away unscathed from 'frustrating' Tour de France crash

The Welshman was forced to chase after a crash before the final climb of stage eight

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Geraint Thomas (Ineos) is "fine" after a crash on Tour de France stage nine but "the worst" was that Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) gained time in the race for the final overall classification.

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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.