Team Ineos to start first in Tour de France TTT following Geraint Thomas crash

It could have been a lot worse for Geraint Thomas. In the past, after all, it often has been. Amid the litany of crashes that have punctuated his relationship with the Tour de France over the years, his fall 1,500 metres from the finish of stage 1 in Brussels will likely go down as a mere footnote.

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1Team Ineos14:30:00
2Team Arkea-Samsic14:35:00
3Astana Pro Team14:40:00
5AG2R La Mondiale14:50:00
6Movistar Team14:55:00
7Total Direct Energie15:00:00
8CCC Team15:05:00
9UAE Emirates15:10:00
12Cofidis Solutions Credits15:25:00
13Dimension Data15:30:00
14Team Sunweb15:35:00
16Lotto Soudal15:45:00
19EF Education First16:00:00
21Wanty-Gobert Cycling Team16:10:00
22Team Jumbo-Visma16:15:00

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Barry Ryan
Head of Features

Barry Ryan is Head of Features at Cyclingnews. He has covered professional cycling since 2010, reporting from the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and events from Argentina to Japan. His writing has appeared in The Independent, Procycling and Cycling Plus. He is the author of The Ascent: Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche and the Rise of Irish Cycling’s Golden Generation, published by Gill Books.