The Politest Man in Cycling - five days chasing victory with new sensation Thomas Gloag

Britain's latest cycling prodigy is as cheery and humble as they come

Thomas Gloag
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Thomas Gloag jabbed his finger at his Jumbo-Visma teammates Sam Oomen and Koen Bouwman before screaming: “You’re the boys, eh! You’re the boys!” 

The Briton had just finished second on stage four of the Volta a Valenciana, his best ever result in a professional race, but he was already deflecting the attention away from himself.

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