Thomas loses a key domestique leading into three decisive stages in the Alps.
Rowe and Martin were both expelled from the race after it appeared the two men and their teams had an on-road spat in the final kilometers of stage 17.
The Tour of California's wide roadways have an enormous impact on the way that riders tackle the race
Ordinarily a dedicated domestique at the Tour de France and other major races, Rowe gets a shot to race as the leader with Sky's classics team.
We discuss the stage 5 controversy at Tour Down Under as well as Rally-UHC's European ambitions.
The British squad continues to bolster its lineup for grand tours as it seeks to continue success in the calendar's major races.
After helping Chris Froome win fourth Tour title, Luke Rowe suffered a freak accident. Now he's back twice as soon as doctors expected.