Giro d'Italia: Ulissi wins stage 4

Dumoulin moves back into the magila rosa

Diego Ulissi (Lampre-Merida) claimed stage 4 of the Giro d’Italia during a dramatic day of racing. The Italian was on the front foot throughout the finale and finally broke free on the last climb of the day with 10 kilometres to go. He held off the chasing pack on the stage from Catanzaro to Praia a Mare to win ahead of Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Alpecin) and Steven Kruijswijk (Team LottoNl-Jumbo).

Overnight leader Marcel Kittel (Etixx-QuickStep) was distanced twice during the stage and eventually relented in his chase to finish several minutes down. Dumoulin – who won stage 1 – finished second in an elite group, five second down on Ulissi and as a result moved back into the race lead.

The majority of the GC contenders finished safely in the main field but Ryder Hesjedal (Trek-Segafredo) lost time.

Dumoulin now leads Bob Jungels (Etixx - QuickStep) by 20 seconds, with Ulissi at the same time in third place. Pre-race favourite Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) sits in sixth at 26 seconds.

The day, however, belonged to Ulissi who took the fifth Giro d’Italia stage win of his career. He timed his final acceleration perfectly, capping off the work from his Lampre-Merdia team and notably Valerio Conti, who dragged a select group of riders clear and then helped to establish a buffer over the peloton.

“I’m really happy because we did a great job as a team,” Ulissi said at the finish.

“Valerio Conti was exceptional in the way he dragged the attack away. I gave it everything on the climb and was worried I’d be caught on the descent but I hung and got it. When I looked around with 10 metres to go, I realised I’d got it. It’s a special moment.”

Conti pulled over at the foot of the final climb, handing over responsibility to Ulissi, and the Italian, who was arguably the fastest rider in the break, moved to the front to assert control. There was a brief cameo acceleration from breakaway addict Stefano Pirazzi (Bardiani-CSF) but Ulissi held firm, first subduing Pirazzi and then pushing clear of the break at the summit of the climb.

The peloton were locked in their own battle with the GC contenders keen to stretch their legs with the race on Italian soil and the first genuine inclines peppering the stage profile.

It was the diminutive Domenico Pozzovivo (AG2R La Mondiale) who kicked first, his move bringing forward Nibali, Alejandro Valverde and Dumoulin. Mikel Landa (Team Sky) was briefly caught out but the Spaniard recovered just as the peloton snapped.

On the descent Astana led the charge, first bringing back the remnants of the break and then setting off in pursuit of Ulissi, who still had designs on pulling on the maglia rosa.

The Italian had a handful of seconds as he went under the one-kilometre to go banner and he was certainly helped by the fact that the chase fell apart in the closing stages but he held on to take the win – Italy’s first in this year’s race.

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How it unfolded

After three days in the Netherlands the race touched down in Italy after Monday’s transfer and rest-day. Marcel Kittel, resplendent in pink, may well have known that his stint as race leader would be coming to abrupt end but his Etixx team controlled the peloton even after Matthias Brändle (IAM Cycling) Nicola Boem (Bardiani), Matej Mohoric (Lampre Merida) and Joey Rosskopf (BMC) broke clear in the opening kilometres.

The foursome established a lead as the race traversed west and then north, along the coast and when the peloton sprung into life with around 60 kilometres to go the gap held at 3:30.

When the reaction came though it was swift and merciless. Brandle was the first to crack but his companions were soon swallowed up too as the race attacked the third category climb of San Pietro.

After the descent the AG2R La Mondiale pairing of Hubert Dupont and Guillaume Bonnafond attacked in tandem to spark a flurry of activity from behind. The duo were joined by a group of around 15 soon after - among them Ulissi and Conti – as the stage moved into the final 30 kilometres.

With the maglia rosa struggling, the incentive of winning the stage and possibly taking the lead was clear. Tim Wellens, Alessandro De Marchi, Pieter Serry, and GC dark horse Bob Jungels were among the move that held a 20-second advantage as they raced towards the final climb.

In truth, the collaboration was almost non-existent within the group but Conti held it together, and singlehandedly held off the bunch until the lower slopes of the Via del Fontino, where Ulissi, quite frankly, made it look easy.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - Merida4:46:51 
2Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:00:05 
3Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
4Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:06 
5Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step  
6Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
7Ilnur Zakarin (Rus) Team Katusha  
8Matteo Busato (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela  
9Jhoan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col) Orica-GreenEdge  
10Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Sky  
11Sergey Firsanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
12Rafal Majka (Pol) Tinkoff Team  
13Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Giant-Alpecin  
14Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
15Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Dimension Data  
16Rigoberto Uran Uran (Col) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
17Rein Taaramae (Est) Team Katusha  
18Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Team Katusha  
19Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team  
20Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Team Sky  
21Bob Jungels (Lux) Etixx - Quick-Step  
22Michele Scarponi (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
23Davide Formolo (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
24Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
25David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky  
26Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
27Enrico Battaglin (Ita) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:42 
28Jay Mccarthy (Aus) Tinkoff Team  
29Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
30Andrey Amador Bikkazakova (CRc) Movistar Team0:00:43 
31David De La Cruz Melgarejo (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step  
32Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
33Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step  
34Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Movistar Team  
35Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
36Andre Fernando S. Martins Cardoso (Por) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
37Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data  
38Pawel Poljanski (Pol) Tinkoff Team  
39Darwin Atapuma Hurtado (Col) BMC Racing Team  
40Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
41Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Dimension Data  
42Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Trek-Segafredo  
43Sebastian Henao Gomez (Col) Team Sky  
44Ian Boswell (USA) Team Sky  
45Francesco Manuel Bongiorno (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
46Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team  
47Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha  
48Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff Team  
49Luka Mezgec (Slo) Orica-GreenEdge0:01:08 
50Aleksei Tcatevich (Rus) Team Katusha  
51Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini  
52Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:11 
53Matteo Trentin (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step  
54Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
55Sacha Modolo (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
56Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
57Nathan Brown (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
58Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
59Philip Deignan (Irl) Team Sky  
60Merhawi Kudus Ghebremedhin (Eri) Dimension Data  
61Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
62Stefan Kueng (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
63Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) Movistar Team  
64Hugo Houle (Can) AG2R La Mondiale  
65Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling0:01:35 
66Alessandro Bisolti (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:01:45 
67Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin  
68Bram Tankink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:01:59 
69Eros Capecchi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:02:11 
70Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step0:02:51 
71Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) FDJ0:02:56 
72Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ  
73Amets Txurruka (Spa) Orica-GreenEdge  
74Davide Malacarne (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
75Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling  
76Guillaume Bonnafond (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
77Laurent Didier (Lux) Trek-Segafredo  
78Gianfranco Zilioli (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini  
79Simone Petilli (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
80Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
81Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Tinkoff Team  
82Manuel Belletti (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela  
83Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
84Sean De Bie (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
85Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin0:03:07 
86Filippo Pozzato (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela0:04:12 
87Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil (Spa) Movistar Team  
88Ruben Plaza Molina (Spa) Orica-GreenEdge  
89Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Team Sky  
90Mirco Maestri (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
91Lars Ytting Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal  
92André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
93Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal  
94Damien Howson (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
95Stefan Denifl (Aut) IAM Cycling  
96Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:05:04 
97Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:05:18 
98Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
99Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
100Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Team Katusha  
101Cristian Rodriguez Martin (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela0:05:34 
102Ivan Savitskiy (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:06:00 
103Alexander Kolobnev (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
104Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
105Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin  
106Eugenio Alafaci (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
107Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
108Riccardo Zoidl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo  
109Daniel Oss (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
110Giulio Ciccone (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
111Javier Moreno Bazan (Spa) Movistar Team  
112Pavel Brutt (Rus) Tinkoff Team  
113Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
114Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ  
115Ramunas Navardauskas (Ltu) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
116Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
117Jelle Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
118Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky0:06:10 
119Daniel Martínez (Col) Southeast - Venezuela0:06:47 
120Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
121Leigh Howard (Aus) IAM Cycling0:08:10 
122Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team  
123Ilia Koshevoy (Blr) Lampre - Merida  
124Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - Merida  
125Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data  
126Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida  
127Rick Zabel (Ger) BMC Racing Team  
128Joseph Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team  
129Moreno Hofland (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
130Martijn Keizer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
131Twan Castelijns (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
132Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Soudal  
133Liam Bertazzo (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela  
134Bakhtiyar Kozhatayev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
135Alexander Foliforov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
136Olivier Le Gac (Fra) FDJ  
137Aleksey Rybalkin (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
138Arnaud Courteille (Fra) FDJ  
139Alexander Serov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
140Jesus Hernandez Blazquez (Spa) Tinkoff Team  
141Lawrence Warbasse (USA) IAM Cycling  
142Marcel Kittel (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step  
143Fabio Sabatini (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step  
144Manuel Senni (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
145Eugert Zhupa (Alb) Southeast - Venezuela  
146Anton Vorobyev (Rus) Team Katusha  
147Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
148Giacomo Berlato (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini  
149Songezo Jim (RSA) Dimension Data  
150Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin  
151Boy Van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo  
152José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team  
153Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling  
154Jaco Venter (RSA) Dimension Data  
155Roger Kluge (Ger) IAM Cycling0:09:44 
156Patrick Gretsch (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale  
157Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Trek-Segafredo  
158Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:10:16 
159Andrei Solomennikov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:11:57 
160Cheng Ji (Chn) Team Giant-Alpecin0:12:35 
161Marco Coledan (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:16:12 
162Elia Viviani (Ita) Team Sky  
163Paolo Simion (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
164Mickael Delage (Fra) FDJ  
165Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
166Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ  
167Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling  
168Artur Ershov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
169Alexander Porsev (Rus) Team Katusha  
170Maxim Belkov (Rus) Team Katusha  
171Lukasz Wisniowski (Pol) Etixx - Quick-Step  
172Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team  
173Nicola Ruffoni (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
174Murilo Antonio Fischer (Bra) FDJ  
175Grega Bole (Slo) Nippo - Vini Fantini  
176Eduard Michael Grosu (Rom) Nippo - Vini Fantini  
177Iuri Filosi (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini  
178Riccardo Stacchiotti (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini  
179Biel Kadri (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
180Artem Ovechkin (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
181Omar Fraile Matarranz (Spa) Dimension Data  
182Julen Amezqueta (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela  
183Nicola Boem (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
184Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
185Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling  
186Jack Bobridge (Aus) Trek-Segafredo  
187Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-GreenEdge  
188Albert Timmer (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin  
189Bert De Backer (Bel) Team Giant-Alpecin  
190Svein Tuft (Can) Orica-GreenEdge  
191Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data  
192Jakub Mareczko (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela  
193Primož Roglic (Slo) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
194Genki Yamamoto (Jpn) Nippo - Vini Fantini  
195Simone Andreetta (Ita) Bardiani CSF  
DNFAlexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ  
Mountain 1 - Bonifati, 126km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Nicola Boem (Ita) Bardiani CSF7 pts
2Joseph Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team4 
3Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida2 
4Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling1 
Mountain 2 - San Pietro, 150km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini7 pts
2Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Bardiani CSF4 
3Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Giant-Alpecin2 
4Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin1 
Sprint 1 - Marinella, 35.3km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Nicola Boem (Ita) Bardiani CSF10 pts
2Joseph Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team6 
3Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida3 
4Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling2 
5Elia Viviani (Ita) Team Sky1 
Sprint 2 - Scalea, 175.4km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step6 
2Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
3Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Bardiani CSF2 
4Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team1 
5Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
Finish
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - Merida50 pts
2Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin35 
3Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo25 
4Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team18 
5Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step14 
6Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Astana Pro Team12 
7Ilnur Zakarin (Rus) Team Katusha10 
8Matteo Busato (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela8 
9Jhoan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col) Orica-GreenEdge7 
10Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Sky6 
11Sergey Firsanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo5 
12Rafal Majka (Pol) Tinkoff Team4 
13Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Giant-Alpecin3 
14Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale2 
15Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Dimension Data1 
Team
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Team Katusha14:20:51 
2Astana Pro Team  
3Team Sky  
4Etixx - Quick Step0:00:37 
5Cannondale Pro Cycling  
6Bardiani CSF  
7Tinkoff Team0:01:13 
8Movistar Team0:01:14 
9Team Dimension Data  
10Lampre - Merida0:01:35 
11Team Giant-Alpecin0:01:38 
12AG2R La Mondiale0:01:42 
13Team Lottonl-Jumbo0:02:28 
14Orica-GreenEdge0:03:52 
15Trek-Segafredo0:04:32 
16Nippo - Vini Fantini0:05:31 
17Bmc Racing Team0:06:40 
18Lotto Soudal0:06:45 
19Wilier Triestina - Southeast0:06:56 
20IAM Cycling0:08:25 
21FDJ0:11:34 
22Gazprom-Rusvelo0:11:38 
General classification after stage 4
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin14:00:09 
2Bob Jungels (Lux) Etixx - Quick-Step0:00:20 
3Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
4Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:24 
5Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Giant-Alpecin  
6Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:00:26 
7Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:31 
8Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team0:00:35 
9Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Sky0:00:37 
10Jhoan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col) Orica-GreenEdge  
11Ilnur Zakarin (Rus) Team Katusha0:00:39 
12Rigoberto Uran Uran (Col) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:00:40 
13Rafal Majka (Pol) Tinkoff Team0:00:45 
14Rein Taaramae (Est) Team Katusha  
15Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:00:46 
16Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Team Sky0:00:47 
17Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Dimension Data  
18Andrey Amador Bikkazakova (CRc) Movistar Team0:00:50 
19Michele Scarponi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:00:52 
20Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:54 
21Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:00:56 
22Davide Formolo (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:00:57 
23Sergey Firsanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
24Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step  
25Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Team Katusha0:01:05 
26Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team  
27Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Movistar Team0:01:16 
28Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Trek-Segafredo0:01:17 
29David De La Cruz Melgarejo (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step0:01:18 
30Matteo Busato (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela  
31Enrico Battaglin (Ita) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:01:34 
32Sebastian Henao Gomez (Col) Team Sky  
33Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:01:35 
34Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
35Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:37 
36Stefan Kueng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:01:42 
37Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step0:01:43 
38Aleksei Tcatevich (Rus) Team Katusha0:01:46 
39Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:01:48 
40Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) Movistar Team0:01:49 
41Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:50 
42Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data0:01:52 
43Pawel Poljanski (Pol) Tinkoff Team0:01:55 
44Darwin Atapuma Hurtado (Col) BMC Racing Team0:01:58 
45Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:01:59 
46Sacha Modolo (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:02:04 
47Andre Fernando S. Martins Cardoso (Por) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:02:10 
48Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling0:02:19 
49Merhawi Kudus Ghebremedhin (Eri) Dimension Data0:02:33 
50Bram Tankink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:02:34 
51Matteo Trentin (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step0:02:43 
52Luka Mezgec (Slo) Orica-GreenEdge0:02:45 
53Jay Mccarthy (Aus) Tinkoff Team0:03:00 
54Ian Boswell (USA) Team Sky0:03:14 
55Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin0:03:16 
56Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step0:03:21 
57Sean De Bie (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:03:28 
58Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha0:03:29 
59Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ0:03:31 
60Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Dimension Data0:03:36 
61Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:03:38 
62Francesco Manuel Bongiorno (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:03:48 
63Simone Petilli (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:04:01 
64Davide Malacarne (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:04:03 
65Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:04:07 
66Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling0:04:09 
67Manuel Belletti (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela0:04:24 
68André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal0:04:47 
69Philip Deignan (Irl) Team Sky0:04:52 
70Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil (Spa) Movistar Team0:05:03 
71Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Team Sky0:05:21 
72Amets Txurruka (Spa) Orica-GreenEdge0:05:25 
73Mirco Maestri (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:05:36 
74Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:05:38 
75Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:05:55 
76Guillaume Bonnafond (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:06:05 
77Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin0:06:17 
78Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:06:42 
79Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:06:44 
80Pavel Brutt (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:06:45 
81Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky0:06:47 
82Lars Ytting Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal0:06:51 
83David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky0:06:52 
84Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:06:58 
85Filippo Pozzato (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela  
86Ivan Savitskiy (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:07:05 
87Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:07:17 
88Eugenio Alafaci (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:07:18 
89Alexander Kolobnev (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:07:23 
90Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal0:07:24 
91Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Team Katusha0:07:25 
92Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin0:07:30 
93Daniel Martínez (Col) Southeast - Venezuela0:07:35 
94Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ0:07:49 
95Marcel Kittel (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step0:08:02 
96Hugo Houle (Can) AG2R La Mondiale0:08:05 
97Nathan Brown (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:08:13 
98Moreno Hofland (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:08:36 
99Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:08:39 
100Leigh Howard (Aus) IAM Cycling0:08:41 
101Rick Zabel (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:08:53 
102Boy Van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:08:57 
103Fabio Sabatini (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step  
104Liam Bertazzo (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela0:08:58 
105Gianfranco Zilioli (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:08:59 
106Alessandro Bisolti (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:09:04 
107Jelle Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:09:10 
108Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida0:09:12 
109Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:09:20 
110Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:09:28 
111Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) FDJ0:09:35 
112Daniel Oss (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:09:38 
113Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:09:41 
114Eugert Zhupa (Alb) Southeast - Venezuela0:09:44 
115Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:09:48 
116Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data0:09:54 
117Laurent Didier (Lux) Trek-Segafredo0:09:56 
118Roger Kluge (Ger) IAM Cycling0:10:01 
119Manuel Senni (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:10:29 
120Lawrence Warbasse (USA) IAM Cycling0:10:35 
121Damien Howson (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
122Eros Capecchi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:10:43 
123Ruben Plaza Molina (Spa) Orica-GreenEdge0:10:49 
124Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - Merida0:10:52 
125Ilia Koshevoy (Blr) Lampre - Merida0:11:00 
126Jesus Hernandez Blazquez (Spa) Tinkoff Team0:11:17 
127Jaco Venter (RSA) Dimension Data0:11:39 
128Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:11:48 
129Patrick Gretsch (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale0:12:06 
130Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Tinkoff Team0:12:07 
131Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:12:10 
132Ramunas Navardauskas (Ltu) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:12:30 
133Javier Moreno Bazan (Spa) Movistar Team0:12:35 
134Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:12:38 
135Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:12:39 
136Stefan Denifl (Aut) IAM Cycling0:12:42 
137Andrei Solomennikov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:13:12 
138Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling0:13:13 
139Giulio Ciccone (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:13:15 
140Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff Team0:13:16 
141Alexander Serov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:13:43 
142Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Soudal0:13:51 
143Riccardo Zoidl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo0:14:08 
144Giacomo Berlato (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:14:22 
145Cristian Rodriguez Martin (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela0:14:34 
146Joseph Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team0:14:56 
147Olivier Le Gac (Fra) FDJ0:15:01 
148Arnaud Courteille (Fra) FDJ0:15:11 
149Bakhtiyar Kozhatayev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:15:15 
150Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:15:28 
151Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team0:16:05 
152Martijn Keizer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:16:07 
153Twan Castelijns (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:16:25 
154Anton Vorobyev (Rus) Team Katusha  
155Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling0:16:27 
156Lukasz Wisniowski (Pol) Etixx - Quick-Step0:16:33 
157Elia Viviani (Ita) Team Sky0:16:43 
158José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team0:16:47 
159Alexander Porsev (Rus) Team Katusha0:16:51 
160Alexander Foliforov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:16:56 
161Artur Ershov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
162Aleksey Rybalkin (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:17:08 
163Maxim Belkov (Rus) Team Katusha0:17:14 
164Marco Coledan (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
165Paolo Simion (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:17:22 
166Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Trek-Segafredo0:17:53 
167Nicola Ruffoni (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:17:54 
168Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling0:18:00 
169Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:18:10 
170Songezo Jim (RSA) Dimension Data0:18:50 
171Mickael Delage (Fra) FDJ0:19:04 
172Albert Timmer (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:19:15 
173Julen Amezqueta (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela0:21:12 
174Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:22:45 
175Bert De Backer (Bel) Team Giant-Alpecin0:22:54 
176Artem Ovechkin (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:22:59 
177Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ0:23:10 
178Cheng Ji China Team Giant-Alpecin0:23:27 
179Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data0:23:34 
180Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-GreenEdge0:23:43 
181Primož Roglic (Slo) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:23:52 
182Jakub Mareczko (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela0:24:04 
183Svein Tuft (Can) Orica-GreenEdge0:24:18 
184Nicola Boem (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:24:28 
185Jack Bobridge (Aus) Trek-Segafredo0:24:34 
186Simone Andreetta (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:24:47 
187Murilo Antonio Fischer (Bra) FDJ  
188Biel Kadri (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:25:05 
189Riccardo Stacchiotti (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:25:16 
190Genki Yamamoto (Jpn) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:25:22 
191Eduard Michael Grosu (Rom) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:25:28 
192Omar Fraile Matarranz (Spa) Dimension Data0:26:06 
193Iuri Filosi (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:26:07 
194Grega Bole (Slo) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:27:05 
195Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team0:31:39 
Point classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marcel Kittel (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step106 pts
2Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo80 
3Elia Viviani (Ita) Team Sky53 
4Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - Merida50 
5Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin50 
6Giacomo Berlato (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini44 
7Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek-Segafredo43 
8Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ43 
9Sacha Modolo (Ita) Lampre - Merida31 
10Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data29 
11Moreno Hofland (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo28 
12Alexander Porsev (Rus) Team Katusha26 
13Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo25 
14Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step20 
15Nicola Boem (Ita) Bardiani CSF20 
16Omar Fraile Matarranz (Spa) Dimension Data20 
17André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal19 
18Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team18 
19Andrey Amador Bikkazakova (CRc) Movistar Team16 
20Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step14 
21Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida14 
22Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data14 
23Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge14 
24Nicola Ruffoni (Ita) Bardiani CSF14 
25Julen Amezqueta (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela14 
26Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Astana Pro Team12 
27Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale12 
28Joseph Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team12 
29Primož Roglic (Slo) Team LottoNl-Jumbo12 
30Ilnur Zakarin (Rus) Team Katusha10 
31Matteo Trentin (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step9 
32Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling9 
33Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Bardiani CSF8 
34Matteo Busato (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela8 
35Jhoan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col) Orica-GreenEdge7 
36Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin7 
37Rick Zabel (Ger) BMC Racing Team7 
38Paolo Simion (Ita) Bardiani CSF7 
39Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Sky6 
40Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team6 
41Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling5 
42Sergey Firsanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo5 
43Manuel Belletti (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela5 
44Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin5 
45Bob Jungels (Lux) Etixx - Quick-Step4 
46Rafal Majka (Pol) Tinkoff Team4 
47Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal4 
48Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Giant-Alpecin3 
49Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida3 
50Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Trek-Segafredo3 
51Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling3 
52Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge3 
53Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale2 
54Aleksei Tcatevich (Rus) Team Katusha2 
55David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky2 
56Laurent Didier (Lux) Trek-Segafredo2 
57Eduard Michael Grosu (Rom) Nippo - Vini Fantini2 
58Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Dimension Data1 
59Ivan Savitskiy (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo1 
60Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre - Merida1 
61Ramunas Navardauskas (Ltu) Cannondale Pro Cycling1 
62Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff Team1 
Mountain classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini7 pts
2Nicola Boem (Ita) Bardiani CSF7 
3Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo5 
4Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Bardiani CSF4 
5Joseph Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team4 
6Omar Fraile Matarranz (Spa) Dimension Data3 
7Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Giant-Alpecin2 
8Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida2 
9Julen Amezqueta (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela2 
10Giacomo Berlato (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini2 
11Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin1 
12Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling1 
Intermediate sprint classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo40 pts
2Giacomo Berlato (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini21 
3Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step10 
4Nicola Boem (Ita) Bardiani CSF10 
5Omar Fraile Matarranz (Spa) Dimension Data9 
6Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale6 
7Joseph Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team6 
8Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data5 
9Julen Amezqueta (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela5 
10Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek-Segafredo4 
11Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Bardiani CSF3 
12Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida3 
13Elia Viviani (Ita) Team Sky3 
14Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team2 
15Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling2 
16Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data1 
17Sacha Modolo (Ita) Lampre - Merida1 
18Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal1 
Youth classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Bob Jungels (Lux) Etixx - Quick-Step14:00:29 
2Davide Formolo (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:00:37 
3Sebastian Henao Gomez (Col) Team Sky0:01:14 
4Stefan Kueng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:01:22 
5Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step0:01:23 
6Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:01:39 
7Merhawi Kudus Ghebremedhin (Eri) Dimension Data0:02:13 
8Jay Mccarthy (Aus) Tinkoff Team0:02:40 
9Ian Boswell (USA) Team Sky0:02:54 
10Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin0:02:56 
11Sean De Bie (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:03:08 
12Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ0:03:11 
13Simone Petilli (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:03:41 
14Mirco Maestri (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:05:16 
15Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:06:22 
16Ivan Savitskiy (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:06:45 
17Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin0:07:10 
18Daniel Martínez (Col) Southeast - Venezuela0:07:15 
19Nathan Brown (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:07:53 
20Moreno Hofland (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:08:16 
21Rick Zabel (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:08:33 
22Liam Bertazzo (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela0:08:38 
23Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida0:08:52 
24Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:09:08 
25Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:09:21 
26Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data0:09:34 
27Manuel Senni (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:10:09 
28Damien Howson (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:10:15 
29Ilia Koshevoy (Blr) Lampre - Merida0:10:40 
30Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:11:28 
31Giulio Ciccone (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:12:55 
32Giacomo Berlato (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:14:02 
33Cristian Rodriguez Martin (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela0:14:14 
34Olivier Le Gac (Fra) FDJ0:14:41 
35Bakhtiyar Kozhatayev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:14:55 
36Lukasz Wisniowski (Pol) Etixx - Quick-Step0:16:13 
37Alexander Foliforov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:16:36 
38Aleksey Rybalkin (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:16:48 
39Paolo Simion (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:17:02 
40Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:17:50 
41Julen Amezqueta (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela0:20:52 
42Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ0:22:50 
43Jakub Mareczko (Ita) Southeast - Venezuela0:23:44 
44Simone Andreetta (Ita) Bardiani CSF0:24:27 
45Riccardo Stacchiotti (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:24:56 
46Genki Yamamoto (Jpn) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:25:02 
47Eduard Michael Grosu (Rom) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:25:08 
48Iuri Filosi (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini0:25:47 
49Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team0:31:19 
Combative classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo21 pts
2Giacomo Berlato (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini15 
3Marcel Kittel (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step14 
4Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin11 
5Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek-Segafredo8 
6Elia Viviani (Ita) Team Sky8 
7Omar Fraile Matarranz (Spa) Dimension Data8 
8Nicola Boem (Ita) Bardiani CSF7 
9Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - Merida6 
10Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step5 
11Sacha Modolo (Ita) Lampre - Merida5 
12Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ5 
13Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data5 
14Joseph Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team5 
15Julen Amezqueta (Spa) Southeast - Venezuela5 
16Primož Roglic (Slo) Team LottoNl-Jumbo5 
17Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo4 
18Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Bardiani CSF4 
19Andrey Amador Bikkazakova (CRc) Movistar Team4 
20Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale4 
21Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team3 
22Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin3 
23André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal3 
24Moreno Hofland (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo3 
25Matej Mohoric (Slo) Lampre - Merida3 
26Alexander Porsev (Rus) Team Katusha3 
27Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step2 
28Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data2 
29Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo - Vini Fantini2 
30Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team2 
31Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling2 
32Nicola Ruffoni (Ita) Bardiani CSF2 
33Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Astana Pro Team1 
34Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling1 
35Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal1 
Team classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Astana Pro Team42:01:56 
2Etixx - Quick Step0:00:13 
3Team Sky0:00:34 
4Team Katusha0:00:36 
5Cannondale Pro Cycling Team0:00:40 
6Team Giant - Alpecin0:00:54 
7Movistar Team0:01:07 
8Tinkoff0:01:41 
9Bardiani CSF0:01:56 
10Team Lotto Nl - Jumbo0:01:59 
11Team Dimension Data0:02:25 
12Lampre - Merida0:02:39 
13Orica GreenEdge0:04:20 
14AG2R La Mondiale  
15Trek-Segafredo0:04:33 
16BMC Racing Team0:06:54 
17Lotto Soudal0:07:10 
18Wilier Triestina - Southeast0:08:07 
19IAMCycling0:08:17 
20Gazprom-Rusvelo0:12:43 
21FDJ0:13:39 
22Nippo - Vini Fantini0:22:43 

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