Geraint Thomas: I'm having a decent night

Welshman Geraint Thomas finishes Tour de France before racing to Commonwealth Games

Geraint Thomas, Tour de France 2014

(Image credit: Gregor Brown)

Geraint Thomas has to fly to Glasgow on Monday for the Commonwealth Games but wasn’t thinking much past an ice cold beer at the conclusion of the 101st Tour de France in Paris on Sunday evening.

Thomas was the only British rider to finish the race in which his Sky team did not make an impression on the results board after winning the last two editions. The scenes around the Sky bus on Sunday were certainly more demure than last year, but the race was no less gruelling with Sky suffering losses via injury and illness.

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