June 8, 2018
Thomas takes lead after five stages
Stage 5: Grenoble to Valmorel, 130km
Geraint Thomas becomes the fourth rider to hold the lead at the 70th Critérium du Dauphiné
UAE-Emirates' Dan Martin took a solo win on stage five, but it was second placed Geraint Thomas who maintained Sky's lead in the race with a second place, taking over from teammate Gianni Moscon, with Adam Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) third.
Thomas now has a 1'09" lead over BMC's Daminao Caruso. Moscon is third at 1'10 with Quickstep's Julian Alaphillipe fourth on the same time.
Stage 5 Results and GC