Eneco Tour: Peter Sagan beats Greipel in stage 4 photo-finish sprint

World champion takes overall lead

Peter Sagan (Tinkoff) made it back-to-back stage wins at the Eneco Tour, taking the leader’s jersey after a photo finish saw him edge out André Greipel (Lotto Soudal) in a hectic stage 4 sprint.

The 202km leg from Aalter to St-Pieters-Leeuw, with a finishing circuit in Brabantsje Pijl territory, was a chaotic and uncontrolled affair, but things came back together late on for a bunch kick, and the world champion once again proved himself to be the strongest.

Alexander Kristoff (Katusha) led out the sprint, and Sagan bumped shoulders with Arnaud Démare (FDJ) in a battle for the slipstream, with the Frenchman remonstrating as he crossed the line before Sagan vented his own anger once his victory had been confirmed.

As it was, the Slovak powered past Kristoff, but the biggest threat was coming from behind as Greipel, keen to prove a point to German Worlds selectors with Kittel out of the equation, came soaring up on the left. The Lotto Soudal man, whose teammates had done the lion’s share of the work in the final 5km, finished faster but essentially ran out of road, with Sagan securing the victory with a superior bike throw.

“There are some riders who are not happy [with the final sprint]. I didn’t know I won because it was a very close sprint with Andre and I had to wait for the final results. I’m very happy because it was another sprint with very good timing; a headwind finish,” Sagan said.

“I had a little problem with Démare, but that is sprinting. If I did something bad, I’m sorry, but I don’t think I did. I was in my line and he was very aggressive to me.”

Sagan was second overall at the start of the day, trailing time trial winner Rohan Dennis by three seconds, but he collected 10 bonus seconds for his win and now leads the BMC rider by seven seconds, with Jos Van Emden (LottoNL-Jumbo) third overall at 12 seconds.

“I’m happy that I got more seconds from today and we want to make a good team time trial tomorrow, then we will see how we are going. We want to do our best here,” added Sagan.

How it unfolded

The 202km stage started out from Aalter, near Gent, before making its way towards the south of Brussels, where the true challenges awaited, with two laps of a 32km finishing circuit that featured two categorised sectors of pavé – not to mention plenty of cobbles elsewhere – and two short climbs.

There was an early breakaway of four riders, with Mark McNally (Wanty-Groupe Gobert) and Brian Van Goethem (Roompot Oranje Peloton) going clear before being joined by the latter’s teammate, Sjoerd Van Ginneken, and  Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise's Bert Van Lerberghe. The quartet carved out a lead of around four minutes but it started to fall at the half-way mark as the cobbles began to appear.

The race came back together just ahead of the first crossing of the line with 64km remaining and, after the Brabantsebaan sector of pavé, the race really kicked off.

It was Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Alpecin) who shook it up first and caused a six-rider group to form, giving those who missed out in the peloton plenty to worry about. It only lasted several minutes, but after they had been reeled back in, chaos continued as riders, one after another, pinged off the front to try their luck and test the water, with no one able to exert control.

Nelson Oliveira (Movistar) and Nico Denz (AG2R-La Mondiale) took a small lead over the first climb of the Alsemberg before a few more moves – including a strong one with race leader Dennis and Edvald Boasson Hagen – came and went. When that one had been shut down there was a lull in the peloton and the Astana duo of Dimitriy Gruzdev and Andriy Grivko took full advantage, launching a two-up move that would stick until the final kilometres.

They had 30 seconds as they crossed the line for the second time with 32km to go, and on the final lap Tony Martin (Etixx-QuickStep) rolled the dice and was joined by fellow rouleur Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Alpecin) in a promising move.

Despite their collective strength, they never got within 15 seconds of the leaders and, having spent time hesitating over whether to commit, spent most of their time in no-man’s land ahead of the bunch. They were caught on the Bruine Put climb, with gradients of eight per cent, where Jasper Stuyven (Trek-Segafredo) attacked over the top and linked up with the Astana duo on the descent.

By that stage they had just 10 seconds, and the balance was in favour of the sprinters’ teams in the final 10km. Lotto Soudal and Dimension Data were the prominent forces, and the Astana duo gave up with 3km to go, with Stuyven staying out for a further kilometre.

From there it was a question of how best to wind up a slightly uphill headwind sprint, and Sagan combined physical presence, positioning, timing and speed to notch his 10th WorldTour win of the season.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Peter Sagan (Svk) Tinkoff Team4:42:12 
2André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
3Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Team Katusha  
4Arnaud Démare (Fra) FDJ  
5Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
6John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin  
7Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data  
8Amaury Capiot (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
9Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
10Luka Mezgec (Slo) Orica-BikeExchange  
11Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling  
12Edvald Boasson Hagen (Nor) Dimension Data  
13Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
14Raymond Kreder (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
15Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
16Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
17Matteo Trentin (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step  
18Oliver Naesen (Bel) IAM Cycling  
19Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
20Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin  
21Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team  
22Nico Denz (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale  
23Pieter Vanspeybrouck (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
24Danny van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky  
25Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
26Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac  
27Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin  
28Jos van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
29Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling  
30Tony Martin (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step  
31Bob Jungels (Lux) Etixx - Quick-Step  
32Alexander Porsev (Rus) Team Katusha  
33Niki Terpstra (Ned) Etixx - Quick-Step  
34Taylor Phinney (USA) BMC Racing Team  
35Kevin Van Melsen (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
36Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Etixx - Quick-Step  
37Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo  
38Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
39Marco Marcato (Ita) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
40Martin Elmiger (Swi) IAM Cycling  
41Olivier Le Gac (Fra) FDJ  
42Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
43Christophe Laporte (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
44Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
45Primoz Roglic (Slo) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
46Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ  
47Lars Boom (Ned) Astana Pro Team  
48Patrick Gretsch (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale  
49Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ  
50Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Giant-Alpecin  
51Nils Politt (Ger) Team Katusha  
52Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin  
53Alex Edmondson (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange  
54Gorka Izagirre Insausti (Spa) Movistar Team  
55Tom Leezer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
56Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Orica-BikeExchange  
57Michael Mørkøv (Den) Team Katusha  
58Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) FDJ  
59Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team  
60Timo Roosen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
61Jon Izagirre Insausti (Spa) Movistar Team  
62Winner Anacona Gomez (Col) Movistar Team  
63Jonas Van Genechten (Bel) IAM Cycling  
64Lars Ytting Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal  
65Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team  
66Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
67Andriy Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team  
68Jürgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
69Hugo Houle (Can) AG2R La Mondiale  
70Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo  
71Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
72Ben Swift (GBr) Team Sky  
73Geoffrey Soupe (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
74Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
75Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
76Nick van der Lijke (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
77Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale  
78Aimé De Gendt (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
79Frederik Backaert (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
80Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
81Ryan Mullen (Irl) Cannondale-Drapac  
82Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Tinkoff Team  
83Alex Dowsett (GBr) Movistar Team  
84Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling  
85Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin  
86Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
87William Bonnet (Fra) FDJ  
88Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team  
89Frederik Frison (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
90Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
91Berden de Vries (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
92Julien Berard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
93Luka Pibernik (Slo) Lampre - Merida  
94Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
95Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Giant-Alpecin  
96Matthias Brändle (Aut) IAM Cycling  
97Marcel Kittel (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step  
98Maarten Wynants (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
99Ramunas Navardauskas (Ltu) Cannondale-Drapac  
100Pieter Weening (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
101Sebastian Langeveld (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac  
102Benoït Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ  
103Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky  
104Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
105Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
106Jay Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data0:01:25 
107Dylan van Baarle (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac  
108Anton Vorobyev (Rus) Team Katusha  
109Matteo Bono (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:01:51 
110Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida  
111Marko Kump (Slo) Lampre - Merida  
112Marco Haller (Aut) Team Katusha  
113Michael Matthews (Aus)  
114Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step  
115Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
116Sacha Modolo (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
117Jack Bauer (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac  
118Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac  
119Nikolay Trusov (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:03:38 
120Stijn Devolder (Bel) Trek-Segafredo  
121Mario Jorge Faria da Costa (Por) Lampre - Merida  
122Nathan Haas (Aus) Dimension Data0:05:30 
123Simone Antonini (Ita) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
124Grégory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo0:06:48 
125Albert Timmer (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin  
126Roy Jans (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
127Hugo Hofstetter (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
128Ruslan Tleubayev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
129Vyacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Team Katusha  
130Michael Van Staeyen (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
131Anthony Turgis (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
132Luke Rowe (GBr) Team Sky  
133Robert Wagner (Ger) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
134Francisco José Ventoso Alberdi (Spa) Movistar Team  
135Pavel Brutt (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:08:43 
136Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff Team  
137Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky  
138Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Team Sky  
139Borut Bozic (Slo) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
140Brian van Goethem (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
141Wesley Kreder (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
142Sjoerd van Ginneken (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
143Iljo Keisse (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step  
144Roger Kluge (Ger) IAM Cycling  
145Stijn Steels (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
146Jurgen Van den Broeck (Bel) Team Katusha  
147Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac  
148Tyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data  
149Joey Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team  
150Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
151Tom Bohli (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
152Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
153Daniel Oss (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
154Oscar Gatto (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
155Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
156Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team  
157Daniel Hoelgaard (Nor) FDJ  
158Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:10:29 
159Gaetan Bille (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:11:07 
160Mark McNally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
161Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data0:16:28 
162Youcef Reguigui (Alg) Dimension Data  
163Andrea Guardini (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
164Marco Coledan (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
165Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
166Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
167Andrew Fenn (GBr) Team Sky  
168Erik Baska (Svk) Tinkoff Team  
169Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange  
170Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:16:35 
DNFTom Boonen (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step  
DNFVasil Kiryienka (Blr) Team Sky  
DNFBernhard Eisel (Aut) Dimension Data  
DNFDimitri Claeys (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
Primus check point 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise15 pts
2Mark McNally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert13 
3Sjoerd van Ginneken (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton11 
4Brian van Goethem (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton9 
5Stijn Steels (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise2 
Primus check point 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team11 pts
2Andriy Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team9 
3Amaury Capiot (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise6 
4Mark McNally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert4 
5Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise2 
Sprint 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Andriy Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team0:00:03 
2Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:00:02 
3Tony Martin (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step0:00:01 
Sprint 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Andriy Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team0:00:03 
2Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:00:02 
3Tony Martin (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step0:00:01 
Sprint 3
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Andriy Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team0:00:03 
2Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:00:02 
3Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo0:00:01 
General classification after stage 4
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Peter Sagan (Svk) Tinkoff Team13:17:29 
2Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:00:07 
3Jos van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:12 
4Andriy Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team0:00:20 
5Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team0:00:21 
6Martin Elmiger (Swi) IAM Cycling  
7Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:22 
8Matthias Brändle (Aut) IAM Cycling  
9Primoz Roglic (Slo) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:23 
10Taylor Phinney (USA) BMC Racing Team  
11Marcel Kittel (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step0:00:24 
12Alex Dowsett (GBr) Movistar Team0:00:25 
13Tony Martin (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step  
14Jon Izagirre Insausti (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:26 
15Ramunas Navardauskas (Ltu) Cannondale-Drapac  
16Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:00:27 
17Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Giant-Alpecin0:00:28 
18Niki Terpstra (Ned) Etixx - Quick-Step  
19André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
20Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team0:00:29 
21Arnaud Démare (Fra) FDJ0:00:30 
22Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin  
23Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Tinkoff Team  
24Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:00:31 
25Anton Vorobyev (Rus) Team Katusha  
26Michael Matthews (Aus)  
27Oliver Naesen (Bel) IAM Cycling0:00:32 
28Jack Bauer (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac0:00:34 
29Lars Boom (Ned) Astana Pro Team  
30Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling0:00:36 
31Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
32Bob Jungels (Lux) Etixx - Quick-Step0:00:37 
33Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
34Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky0:00:39 
35Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team  
36Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
37Timo Roosen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
38Ryan Mullen (Irl) Cannondale-Drapac  
39Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:00:40 
40Gorka Izagirre Insausti (Spa) Movistar Team  
41Edvald Boasson Hagen (Nor) Dimension Data0:00:41 
42Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Etixx - Quick-Step  
43Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) FDJ  
44Danny van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky0:00:44 
45Nils Politt (Ger) Team Katusha  
46Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling  
47Patrick Gretsch (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:45 
48Benoït Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ0:00:46 
49Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Team Katusha0:00:47 
50Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
51Alexander Porsev (Rus) Team Katusha0:00:48 
52Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Giant-Alpecin  
53Winner Anacona Gomez (Col) Movistar Team0:00:49 
54Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
55Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling  
56Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
57Lars Ytting Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal  
58Sebastian Langeveld (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac0:00:53 
59John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin  
60Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Orica-BikeExchange  
61Matteo Trentin (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step0:00:54 
62Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:00:55 
63Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ0:00:56 
64Dylan van Baarle (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac0:00:57 
65Ben Swift (GBr) Team Sky  
66Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ0:00:59 
67Berden de Vries (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
68Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo  
69Michael Mørkøv (Den) Team Katusha  
70Jürgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:00 
71Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:01:04 
72Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
73Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
74Hugo Houle (Can) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:05 
75Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac0:01:06 
76Tom Leezer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:01:07 
77Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:01:08 
78Frederik Backaert (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:01:09 
79Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
80Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:10 
81Geoffrey Soupe (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
82Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data  
83Olivier Le Gac (Fra) FDJ0:01:12 
84Sacha Modolo (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:01:13 
85Aimé De Gendt (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:14 
86Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida0:01:15 
87Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:16 
88Luka Mezgec (Slo) Orica-BikeExchange0:01:17 
89Pieter Weening (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton0:01:18 
90Nick van der Lijke (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton0:01:19 
91Christophe Laporte (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
92Jonas Van Genechten (Bel) IAM Cycling  
93Marco Marcato (Ita) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:01:22 
94Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton  
95Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:01:24 
96Nico Denz (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:25 
97Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
98Alex Edmondson (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:01:26 
99Pieter Vanspeybrouck (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
100Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac0:01:28 
101Kevin Van Melsen (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:01:34 
102Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Soudal0:01:36 
103Julien Berard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:38 
104Amaury Capiot (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:40 
105Luka Pibernik (Slo) Lampre - Merida0:01:43 
106Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:52 
107Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team  
108Maarten Wynants (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
109Raymond Kreder (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton0:01:53 
110Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:02:12 
111William Bonnet (Fra) FDJ0:02:18 
112Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:02:30 
113Marco Haller (Aut) Team Katusha0:02:31 
114Frederik Frison (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:03:04 
115Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step0:03:22 
116Matteo Bono (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:03:46 
117Nikolay Trusov (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:04:25 
118Stijn Devolder (Bel) Trek-Segafredo0:04:50 
119Jay Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data0:04:55 
120Mario Jorge Faria da Costa (Por) Lampre - Merida0:05:02 
121Marko Kump (Slo) Lampre - Merida0:05:41 
122Simone Antonini (Ita) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:06:41 
123Francisco José Ventoso Alberdi (Spa) Movistar Team0:07:37 
124Grégory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo0:08:05 
125Robert Wagner (Ger) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:08:08 
126Ruslan Tleubayev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:08:13 
127Roy Jans (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:08:16 
128Anthony Turgis (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:08:23 
129Michael Van Staeyen (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:08:46 
130Nathan Haas (Aus) Dimension Data0:08:53 
131Tom Bohli (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:09:10 
132Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:09:12 
133Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff Team0:09:24 
134Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac  
135Brian van Goethem (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton0:09:26 
136Joey Rosskopf (USA) BMC Racing Team0:09:30 
137Pavel Brutt (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:09:31 
138Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team0:09:37 
139Roger Kluge (Ger) IAM Cycling0:09:47 
140Albert Timmer (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:09:51 
141Stijn Steels (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:09:53 
142Iljo Keisse (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step0:09:54 
143Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
144Vyacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Team Katusha0:09:58 
145Daniel Hoelgaard (Nor) FDJ0:10:04 
146Wesley Kreder (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton0:10:11 
147Sjoerd van Ginneken (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton0:10:28 
148Daniel Oss (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:10:40 
149Luke Rowe (GBr) Team Sky0:10:47 
150Oscar Gatto (Ita) Tinkoff Team0:11:12 
151Jurgen Van den Broeck (Bel) Team Katusha0:11:58 
152Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:11:59 
153Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky0:12:00 
154Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:12:26 
155Borut Bozic (Slo) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:12:30 
156Mark McNally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:12:36 
157Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Team Sky0:13:29 
158Tyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data0:14:06 
159Gaetan Bille (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:14:28 
160Hugo Hofstetter (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:16:24 
161Erik Baska (Svk) Tinkoff Team0:17:17 
162Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:17:23 
163Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:17:31 
164Andrew Fenn (GBr) Team Sky0:17:39 
165Andrea Guardini (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:17:59 
166Youcef Reguigui (Alg) Dimension Data0:18:12 
167Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:18:38 
168Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:19:37 
169Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data0:20:27 
170Marco Coledan (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:26:22 
Primus classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise43 pts
2Mark McNally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert40 
3Brian van Goethem (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton31 
4Stijn Steels (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise29 
5Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team22 
6Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton19 
7Frederik Backaert (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert16 
8Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida15 
9Matteo Bono (Ita) Lampre - Merida12 
10Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team11 
11Sjoerd van Ginneken (Ned) Roompot - Oranje Peloton11 
12Martin Elmiger (Swi) IAM Cycling11 
13Andriy Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team9 
14Amaury Capiot (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise6 
15Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise2 
Point classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Peter Sagan (Svk) Tinkoff Team94 pts
2Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo66 
3Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Team Katusha49 
4Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits47 
5Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek-Segafredo41 
6André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal36 
7Marcel Kittel (Ger) Etixx - Quick-Step34 
8Arnaud Démare (Fra) FDJ32 
9Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team30 
10Jos van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo25 
11Danny van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky25 
12Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team22 
13Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo19 
14Edvald Boasson Hagen (Nor) Dimension Data19 
15Matthias Brändle (Aut) IAM Cycling17 
16Mark McNally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert17 
17Primoz Roglic (Slo) Team LottoNl-Jumbo15 
18John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin15 
19Martin Elmiger (Swi) IAM Cycling13 
20Taylor Phinney (USA) BMC Racing Team13 
21Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data13 
22Amaury Capiot (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise12 
23Andrea Guardini (Ita) Astana Pro Team12 
24Alex Dowsett (GBr) Movistar Team10 
25Luka Mezgec (Slo) Orica-BikeExchange10 
26Roy Jans (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert10 
Team classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Team Lotto Nl - Jumbo39:53:24 
2BMC Racing  
4Etixx - Quick Step0:00:22 
5IAM Cycling0:00:27 
6Team Giant - Alpecin0:00:28 
7Cannondale-Drapac Pro Cycling0:00:42 
8Astana Pro Team0:00:43 
10Lotto Soudal0:01:05 
11Team Katusha0:01:06 
12Team Sky0:01:29 
13Ag2R La Mondiale0:01:30 
15Trek - Segafredo0:01:38 
16Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:01:48 
17Roompot - Oranje Peloton0:02:05 
18Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:02:14 
19Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:02:43 
20Lampre - Merida0:02:59 
21Team Dimension Data0:03:35 

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