British star Geraint Thomas and most of Team Sky are horrifically taken out by a police motorbike during Giro d’Italia

BRITISH biking star Geraint Thomas and his Team Sky workforce-mates have been horrendously taken out a police motorbike within the Giro d’Italia.

The 30-yr-previous was caught up in a mass pile up which occurred 15km from the end line on stage 9 after a bike owner clipped a motorbike which was on the aspect of the street.

 There was chaos during the Giro d’Italia after a horrific crash

There was chaos during the Giro d’Italia after a horrific crash

A bike owner clipped the car on the left hand aspect of the street and it wiped out Thomas and his group-mates.

Thomas was harm from the incident after pictures confirmed his again had suffered horrific grazes.

The Welsh rider was second within the standings at the beginning of the stage however went on to complete over 5 minutes behind the chief.

Thomas will proceed to race within the occasion however he was left annoyed after the incident.

 The incident wiped out Geraint Thomas and his Team Sky team-mates

The incident wiped out Geraint Thomas and his Team Sky group-mates
 The Olympic medalist was left with horrendous grazes on his back

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The Olympic medalist was left with horrendous grazes on his again
 The Welshman began the day in second place

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The Welshman started the day in second place

He stated: "It's ridiculous and shouldn't occur.

"It might have been a lot worse.

"We misplaced 5 minutes however I felt like I misplaced three or 4 of these on the aspect of the street.

"There are nonetheless levels to go for and we’d nonetheless have the ability to transfer up into the highest 10 or higher."

Fellow Brit, Adam Yates, who rides for Orica-Scott who was concerned within the crash started the race in third.

 Geraint Thomas was furious after stage nine

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Geraint Thomas was livid after stage 9
 There was a huge rush to get Geraint Thomas back on his bike

There was a large rush to get Geraint Thomas again on his bike

BRITISH biking star Geraint Thomas and his Team Sky group-mates have been horrendously taken out a police motorbike within the Giro d’Italia.

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