Cycling

Thomas poised for Tour glory

Geraint Thomas will win his first Tour de France when the peloton reaches Paris on Sunday, after finishing third in the individual time trial on stage 20. The Team Sky rider finished the stage with a general classification lead of one minute 51 seconds ahead of Sunweb’s Tom Dumoulin, who won the 31km race against the ...

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Thomas closes on Tour de France glory

Geraint Thomas moved to within touching distance of winning the Tour de France after sprinting to a second-place finish on the final mountain stage. Thomas’ now trademark finish earned him six bonus seconds to increase the Team Sky rider’s general classification lead over Tom Dumoulin to two minutes and five seconds heading into Saturday’s time trial, with Chris Froome dropping ...

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