Geraint Thomas reveals tension with Team Sky over Chris Froome during Tour de France

The Welshman said he was ‘frustrated’ when Sky continued to back Froome despite Thomas’ lead

Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome at the 2018 Tour de France Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Geraint Thomas has revealed his frustration at the Tour de France after Team Sky continued to back Chris Froome despite Thomas’ advantage.

In an interview with The Guardian, the first Welsh Tour winner said he believed he was a protected rider but the team continued to favour their regular leader.

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