'It's just a whirlwind': Geraint Thomas still coming to terms with 'emotional' 2018 Tour de France victory

Thomas still coming to terms with the scale of his achievement

Geraint Thomas on the podium after stage 20 of the 2018 Tour de France

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Geraint Thomas cried tears of joy after stage 20 of the 2018 Tour de France, knowing that he would ride into Paris in the yellow jersey on Sunday.

The whirlwind journey for the Team Sky rider, from track and Classics star to Grand Tour champion, came to its end in France's Basque Country. He placed third in the time trial and defended the yellow jersey.

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