Geraint Thomas insists he's not racing the Giro d'Italia despite Pinarello speculation

High fives for Geraint Thomas

Geraint Thomas ( Team Sky ) has confirmed to Cyclingnews that the Giro d'Italia is not on his race programme. The confirmation comes after bike brand Pinarello announced that the 2018 Tour de France winner would take part in the Italian Grand Tour. Pinarello has a long, rich history in the sport, and have supported Team Sky since the British team's inception in 2010. At the CoBismoBikeShow in Italy, Fausto Pinarello told onlookers and La Gazzetta dello Sport that Thomas would line up at the Giro alongside teammates Egan Bernal and Gianni Moscon. However, on Sunday morning, with Cyclingnews contacting Thomas for a comment, the Welshman insisted that the race was not part of his plans. He will, as he has stated for the last few months, return to the Tour de France in July to defend his crown . Bernal will lead Team Sky at the Giro. Currently training ...

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