world news Criterium du Dauphine: Geraint Thomas wins ahead of Adam Yates
Geraint Thomas has gained the 70th Criterium du Dauphine in France to offer Crew Sky their sixth win within the final eight years within the occasion.
The Welshman, 32, completed one minute forward of nearest rival Adam Yates, 25, who gained the ultimate stage.
Yates completed the seventh stage in three hours 51 minutes 34 seconds with Thomas in fifth, 19 seconds behind.
Double Olympic champion Thomas completed with an general time of 24 hours 43 minutes and 12 seconds.
Frenchman Romain Bardet completed third general whereas Britain’s Tao Geoghegan Hart got here 13th.
In a double success for Crew Sky, additionally they gained the crew occasion, seven minutes and 18 seconds forward of Crew Emirates.