BinckBank Tour: Theuns wins the sprint in Lanaken

Sagan finishes fourth, Kung keeps the race lead after twisting finish

Edward Theuns (Trek-Segafredo) won stage 4 of the BinckBank Tour in a bunch sprint in Lanaken, but only after Yves Lampaert (Quick-Step Floors) had threatened to deny the fast men with a canny late attack on the rain-soaked run-in to the finish.

Theuns delivered a powerful sprint to beat Marko Kump (UAE-Team Emirates), Tim Merlier (Vérandas Willems–Crelan) and Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe), but only after his teammate Jasper Stuyven's mammoth effort had helped the sprinters to overhaul Lampaert within sight of the line.

Lampaert, winner of Dwars door Vlaanderen earlier in the season, seized his opportunity by punching his way clear with a shade over four kilometres to go. With the sprinters' teams struggling to organise themselves behind, the Belgian carried a sizeable advantage into the final kilometre. Although the bunch was closing, he looked poised to claim the stage honours as he entered the finishing straight only for Stuyven's intervention to tip the balance in favour of the sprinters.

In a chaotic finale, Theuns proved the quickest off the mark, and his fierce acceleration carried him well clear of Kump and Merlier to claim his first victory at WorldTour level. Sagan, meanwhile, was seeking the 100th win of his career, but after picking the most direct route to the finish in Ardooie on Wednesday, he found himself caught in traffic here. The world champion was unable to pick his way through all of the bodies in front of him and he had to settle for 4th place.

Sagan's disappointment will pale in comparison to that of Lampaert, who began the day just 12 seconds off the overall lead and looked set to claim a double haul of stage honours and race leader's green jersey. The tunic instead stays with Stefan Küng (BMC), who finished safely in the main peloton to maintain a lead of 4 seconds over Maciej Bodnar (Bora-Hansgrohe) and 5 over Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) and Sagan.

The BinckBank Tour continues on Friday with a punchy stage through Amstel Gold Race country to Sittard-Geleen that ought to shake up the general classification.

How it unfolded

André Greipel (Lotto Soudal) cut a forlorn figure after he failed to make an impact in the bunch finish in Ardooie on stage 3, and articulated something of an existential crisis when he spoke to Het Nieuwsblad on Wednesday afternoon, saying: "I've completely lost my instinct on the bike."

Greipel's introspection comes in the wake of a Tour de France that ended without a stage victory, ending his remarkable record of claiming a stage win on every Grand Tour he had started since 2008. Always a humble sort of a sprinter, Greipel decided on Thursday that he might better serve his team by infiltrating the early break rather than by trying to force the issue in a bunch sprint.

After a high-speed start to stage 4 from Riemst, it took some 40 kilometres for the day's early break to form, and Greipel was the instigator. The German was joined in his effort by Nils Politt (Katusha-Alpecin) and Pim Ligthart (Roompot), and the trio quickly struck up a decent working alliance.

In keeping with the tenor of the BinckBank Tour to date, however, the sprinters' teams were reluctant to grant Greipel, Politt and Ligthart too much leeway, and they had an advantage of just two minutes as they entered the final 50 kilometres of the stage. From there, the bunch set about the task of reeling them back in, and the move was finally snuffed out with 24 kilometres remaining with Ian Stannard riding strongly on the front of the peloton for Team Sky.

On a day of steady rain over Lanaken, there was a fierce battle for positions on the narrows roads in the finale, but Alex Dowsett (Movistar) and Dion Smith (Wanty-Groupe Gobert) succeeded in forging clear of the peloton with 13 kilometres remaining.

Dowsett showcased his talents as a rouleur during their spirited rally off the front, while Smith's smooth pedalling hinted at his form after completing his debut Tour de France last month. They built a lead of 20 seconds over the peloton during their stint on the attack before they were finally clawed back with a shade over four kilometres to go.

By then, Quick-Floors' designated sprinter Marcel Kittel had been distanced by the peloton, and instead it was Lampaert who carried the Belgian squad's hopes in the closing kilometres with a well-timed attack. For almost four kilometres, he looked a likely stage winner, and even when he turned his head with 400 metres to go, he must still have believed in his chances. It was not to be.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Edward Theuns (Bel) Trek-Segafredo3:24:23 
2Marko Kump (Slo) Team UAE Emirates  
3Tim Merlier (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
4Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
5Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
6Danny Van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky  
7Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-Scott  
8Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ  
9Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Team Sunweb  
10Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Cannondale-Drapac  
11Mike Teunissen (Ned) Team Sunweb  
12Ryan Gibbons (RSA) Dimension Data  
13Iljo Keisse (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
14Jasper De Buyst (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
15Federico Zurlo (Ita) Team UAE Emirates  
16Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
17Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
18Simone Consonni (Ita) Team UAE Emirates  
19Kenny Dehaes (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
20Rudy Barbier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
21Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo  
22Coen Vermeltfoort (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
23Edward Planckaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
24Oliver Naesen (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale  
25Riccardo Minali (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
26Mark Mcnally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
27Wout Van Aert (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
28Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Quick-Step Floors  
29Luka Pibernik (Slo) Bahrain-Merida  
30Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Astana Pro Team  
31Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data  
32Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team  
33Roger Kluge (Ger) Orica-Scott  
34Mads Würtz Schmidt (Den) Katusha-Alpecin  
35Pieter Vanspeybrouck (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
36Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team  
37Ben Swift (GBr) Team UAE Emirates  
38Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Sunweb  
39Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
40Nils Politt (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin  
41Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
42Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
43Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Movistar Team  
44Grega Bole (Slo) Bahrain-Merida  
45Loïc Vliegen (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
46Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
47Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale  
48Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
49Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
50Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe  
51Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Orica-Scott  
52Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin  
53Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Bahrain-Merida  
54Stijn Devolder (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
55Elmar Reinders (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
56Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb  
57Michal Kolár (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
58Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
59Tony Martin (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin  
60Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
61Dries Devenyns (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
62Dion Smith (NZl) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
63Tony Gallopin (Fra) Lotto Soudal  
64Taco Van Der Hoorn (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
65Jenthe Biermans (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
66Dylan Van Baarle (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac  
67Tao Geoghegan Hart (GBr) Team Sky  
68Tom Van Asbroeck (Bel) Cannondale-Drapac  
69Bram Tankink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
70Andrea Guardini (Ita) Team UAE Emirates  
71Preben Van Hecke (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
72Owain Doull (GBr) Team Sky  
73Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo  
74Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
75Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) FDJ  
76Jelle Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
77Lennard Hofstede (Ned) Team Sunweb  
78Matthias Brändle (Aut) Trek-Segafredo  
79Lars Boom (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
80Huub Duijn (Ned) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
81Rúben Guerreiro (Por) Trek-Segafredo  
82Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo  
83Pieter Weening (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
84Piet Allegaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
85Rüdiger Selig (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe  
86Hugo Houle (Can) AG2R La Mondiale  
87Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Sunweb  
88Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
89Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data  
90Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
91Frederik Backaert (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
92Gijs Van Hoeck (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
93Ion Insausti (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
94Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar Team  
95Niki Terpstra (Ned) Quick-Step Floors  
96Alex Dowsett (GBr) Movistar Team  
97Petr Vakoc (Cze) Quick-Step Floors  
98Alexander Edmondson (Aus) Orica-Scott  
99Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
100Xandro Meurisse (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
101Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team  
102Kevin Van Melsen (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
103Chris Hamilton (Aus) Team Sunweb  
104Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
105Imanol Erviti (Spa) Movistar Team  
106Michael Goolaerts (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
107Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
108Ryan Mullen (Irl) Cannondale-Drapac  
109Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
110Mickael Delage (Fra) FDJ  
111Léo Vincent (Fra) FDJ  
112Pim Ligthart (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
113Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
114Stijn Steels (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
115Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data  
116Mark Renshaw (Aus) Dimension Data0:00:18 
117Marco Mathis (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:30 
118Oliviero Troia (Ita) Team UAE Emirates  
119Robert Wagner (Ger) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
120Ruslan Tleubayev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:00:47 
121Lukas Pöstlberger (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:51 
122Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo  
123Christoph Pfingsten (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe  
124Nuno Bico (Por) Movistar Team  
125Julien Duval (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:12 
126Mitch Docker (Aus) Orica-Scott  
127Nathan Van Hooydonck (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
128Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
129Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica-Scott  
130Brian Van Goethem (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
131Marcel Kittel (Ger) Quick-Step Floors  
132Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team  
133Tyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data  
134David Per (Slo) Bahrain-Merida  
135Ian Stannard (GBr) Team Sky  
136Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
137Thomas Leezer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:01:34 
138Timo Roosen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
139Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:01:53 
140Andreas Schillinger (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe  
141André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
142Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:02:23 
143Elia Viviani (Ita) Team Sky0:03:26 
144Sander Cordeel (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan0:03:39 
145Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-Scott0:04:53 
146Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:06:02 
147Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data  
148Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac  
149Tom-Jelte Slagter (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac  
150Jan Polanc (Slo) UAE Team Emirates  
151Winner Anacona (Col) Movistar Team  
152Aidis Kruopis (Ltu) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
153Daniil Fominykh (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
154Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
155Oscar Gatto (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
156Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ  
157Sebastian Henao (Col) Team Sky  
158Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) FDJ  
159Filippo Ganna (Ita) Team UAE Emirates  
160Marco Coledan (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
161Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Sunweb  
162Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ  
163Scott Thwaites (GBr) Dimension Data  
164Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica-Scott0:12:15 
165Jonathan Dibben (GBr) Team Sky  
166Jérémy Roy (Fra) FDJ  
167Miles Scotson (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
DNFLukasz Wisniowski (Pol) Team Sky  
DNFKristijan Koren (Slo) Cannondale-Drapac  
DNFIvan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
DNFRick Zabel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin  
DNFBenjamin Declercq (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
DNFMartijn Tusveld (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
DNSSebastian Langeveld (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac  
Points
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Edward Theuns (Bel) Trek-Segafredo30 pts
2Marko Kump (Slo) Team UAE Emirates25 
3Tim Merlier (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan22 
4Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe19 
5Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo17 
6Danny Van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky15 
7Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-Scott13 
8Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ12 
9Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Team Sunweb11 
10Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Cannondale-Drapac10 
Primus sprint 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team10 pts
2Pim Ligthart (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij8 
3Ryan Mullen (Irl) Cannondale-Drapac6 
4Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo4 
5Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe2 
Primus sprint 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alex Dowsett (GBr) Movistar Team10 pts
2Dion Smith (NZl) Wanty - Groupe Gobert8 
3Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team6 
4Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe4 
5Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe2 
Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1UAE Team Emirates10:13:09 
2Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise  
3Team Sunweb  
4Quick-Step Floors  
5Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
6Veranda's Willems Crelan  
7Orica-Scott  
8AG2R La Mondiale  
9Trek-Segafredo  
10Bora-Hansgrohe  
11BMC Racing Team  
12Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
13Lotto Soudal  
14Bahrain-Merida  
15Katusha-Alpecin  
16Dimension Data  
17Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
18Cannondale-Drapac  
19Team Sky  
20Astana Pro Team  
21Movistar Team  
22FDJ  
General classification after stage 4
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team11:39:31 
2Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:04 
3Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Sunweb0:00:05 
4Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
5Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb0:00:08 
6Lars Boom (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:10 
7Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:00:12 
8Matthias Brändle (Aut) Trek-Segafredo0:00:14 
9Edward Theuns (Bel) Trek-Segafredo0:00:17 
10Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
11Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
12Alex Dowsett (GBr) Movistar Team0:00:18 
13Timo Roosen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:19 
14Wout Van Aert (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan0:00:21 
15Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:22 
16Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team0:00:24 
17Niki Terpstra (Ned) Quick-Step Floors0:00:25 
18Ryan Mullen (Irl) Cannondale-Drapac  
19Alexander Edmondson (Aus) Orica-Scott0:00:26 
20Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
21Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo0:00:27 
22Ben Swift (GBr) Team UAE Emirates  
23Mads Würtz Schmidt (Den) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:28 
24Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
25Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team0:00:29 
26Loïc Vliegen (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:00:31 
27Mike Teunissen (Ned) Team Sunweb  
28Dries Devenyns (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:00:32 
29Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Orica-Scott  
30Imanol Erviti (Spa) Movistar Team  
31Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo0:00:33 
32Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Cannondale-Drapac  
33Owain Doull (GBr) Team Sky0:00:35 
34Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
35Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo  
36Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:36 
37Dylan Van Baarle (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac0:00:37 
38Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Astana Pro Team  
39Roger Kluge (Ger) Orica-Scott0:00:38 
40Petr Vakoc (Cze) Quick-Step Floors  
41Iljo Keisse (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
42Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:39 
43Tony Martin (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:40 
44Huub Duijn (Ned) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
45Oliver Naesen (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:42 
46Dion Smith (NZl) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:00:43 
47Léo Vincent (Fra) FDJ  
48Chris Hamilton (Aus) Team Sunweb0:00:44 
49Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-Scott  
50Elmar Reinders (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
51Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Team Sunweb  
52Pim Ligthart (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:00:45 
53Danny Van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky  
54Ion Insausti (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
55Lennard Hofstede (Ned) Team Sunweb  
56Nils Politt (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:47 
57Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data  
58Simone Consonni (Ita) Team UAE Emirates  
59Pieter Vanspeybrouck (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:00:48 
60Rúben Guerreiro (Por) Trek-Segafredo  
61Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:00:49 
62Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) FDJ0:00:50 
63Tao Geoghegan Hart (GBr) Team Sky  
64Hugo Houle (Can) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:51 
65Frederik Backaert (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert  
66Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:00:52 
67Bram Tankink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
68Taco Van Der Hoorn (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
69Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:53 
70Tim Merlier (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan0:00:54 
71Michael Goolaerts (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
72Federico Zurlo (Ita) Team UAE Emirates0:00:55 
73Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
74Xandro Meurisse (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:00:56 
75Kevin Van Melsen (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:00:57 
76Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team  
77Stijn Devolder (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan  
78Mark Mcnally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:01:01 
79Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
80Jenthe Biermans (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
81Luka Pibernik (Slo) Bahrain-Merida0:01:02 
82Jelle Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
83Marco Mathis (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin0:01:03 
84Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:01:05 
85Tony Gallopin (Fra) Lotto Soudal  
86Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:01:06 
87Pieter Weening (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:01:07 
88Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Quick-Step Floors  
89Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:08 
90Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
91Rudy Barbier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
92Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar Team0:01:10 
93Grega Bole (Slo) Bahrain-Merida  
94Oliviero Troia (Ita) Team UAE Emirates0:01:12 
95Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data  
96Mickael Delage (Fra) FDJ  
97Michal Kolár (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
98Marko Kump (Slo) Team UAE Emirates0:01:13 
99Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Bahrain-Merida  
100Mark Renshaw (Aus) Dimension Data0:01:14 
101Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Sunweb0:01:15 
102Ryan Gibbons (RSA) Dimension Data  
103Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:16 
104Gijs Van Hoeck (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:01:17 
105Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:18 
106Lukas Pöstlberger (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:01:19 
107Edward Planckaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:20 
108Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data0:01:22 
109Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:01:23 
110Andrea Guardini (Ita) Team UAE Emirates  
111Coen Vermeltfoort (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:01:25 
112Christoph Pfingsten (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe  
113Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ0:01:27 
114Rüdiger Selig (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe  
115Robert Wagner (Ger) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:01:29 
116Riccardo Minali (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:01:31 
117Jasper De Buyst (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:36 
118Preben Van Hecke (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:41 
119Stijn Steels (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:01:43 
120Tom Van Asbroeck (Bel) Cannondale-Drapac0:01:45 
121Kenny Dehaes (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:01:49 
122Marcel Kittel (Ger) Quick-Step Floors  
123Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:55 
124Julien Duval (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:57 
125David Per (Slo) Bahrain-Merida0:02:00 
126Ruslan Tleubayev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:02:03 
127Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo0:02:10 
128Nuno Bico (Por) Movistar Team0:02:11 
129Brian Van Goethem (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:02:12 
130Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:02:17 
131Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica-Scott0:02:20 
132Ian Stannard (GBr) Team Sky0:02:29 
133André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal0:02:53 
134Piet Allegaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:03:31 
135Andreas Schillinger (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe  
136Nathan Van Hooydonck (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:03:37 
137Mitch Docker (Aus) Orica-Scott0:03:46 
138Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team0:04:15 
139Elia Viviani (Ita) Team Sky0:04:41 
140Thomas Leezer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:04:57 
141Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:05:07 
142Tyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data0:05:43 
143Filippo Ganna (Ita) Team UAE Emirates0:06:22 
144Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:06:24 
145Jan Polanc (Slo) UAE Team Emirates0:06:43 
146Daniil Fominykh (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:06:44 
147Oscar Gatto (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:06:54 
148Tom-Jelte Slagter (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac0:06:58 
149Marco Coledan (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:07:01 
150Winner Anacona (Col) Movistar Team0:07:02 
151Sebastian Henao (Col) Team Sky  
152Aidis Kruopis (Ltu) Veranda's Willems Crelan0:07:16 
153Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:07:41 
154Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) FDJ0:07:42 
155Sander Cordeel (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan0:07:43 
156Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ0:07:48 
157Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ0:07:52 
158Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:08:35 
159Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Sunweb0:09:01 
160Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac0:09:22 
161Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-Scott  
162Scott Thwaites (GBr) Dimension Data0:09:45 
163Johann Van Zyl (RSA) Dimension Data0:09:50 
164Miles Scotson (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:12:30 
165Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica-Scott0:12:50 
166Jérémy Roy (Fra) FDJ0:15:25 
167Jonathan Dibben (GBr) Team Sky0:18:07 
Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe79 pts
2Edward Theuns (Bel) Trek-Segafredo55 
3Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo55 
4Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-Scott50 
5Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Team Sunweb46 
6Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team30 
7Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe25 
8Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise25 
9Marko Kump (Slo) Team UAE Emirates25 
10Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Sunweb22 
11Tim Merlier (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan22 
12Rudy Barbier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale22 
13Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb19 
14Lars Boom (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo17 
15Loïc Vliegen (Bel) BMC Racing Team17 
16Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo17 
17Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors15 
18Danny Van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky15 
19Matthias Brändle (Aut) Trek-Segafredo13 
20Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale-Drapac13 
21Simone Consonni (Ita) Team UAE Emirates12 
22Marc Sarreau (Fra) FDJ12 
23Miles Scotson (Aus) BMC Racing Team12 
24Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal11 
25Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise11 
26André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal11 
27Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo10 
28Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Cannondale-Drapac10 
29Edward Planckaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise10 
Combativity classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Piet Allegaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise48 pts
2Elmar Reinders (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij38 
3Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team26 
4Frederik Backaert (Bel) Wanty - Groupe Gobert16 
5Mark Mcnally (GBr) Wanty - Groupe Gobert16 
6Sander Cordeel (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan12 
7Alex Dowsett (GBr) Movistar Team10 
8Dion Smith (NZl) Wanty - Groupe Gobert8 
9Pim Ligthart (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij8 
10Ryan Mullen (Irl) Cannondale-Drapac6 
11Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe6 
12Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo4 
13Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe2 
14Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data2 
15Stijn Steels (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise2 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1BMC Racing Team34:59:16 
2Team Sunweb0:00:01 
3Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:03 
4Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:14 
5Quick-Step Floors0:00:20 
6Trek-Segafredo0:00:31 
7Movistar Team  
8UAE Team Emirates0:00:45 
9Orica-Scott0:00:50 
10Cannondale-Drapac0:00:51 
11Katusha-Alpecin0:00:58 
12AG2R La Mondiale0:01:00 
13Veranda's Willems Crelan0:01:05 
14Lotto Soudal0:01:11 
15Team Sky0:01:22 
16Astana Pro Team0:01:28 
17Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:01:34 
18Bahrain-Merida0:01:37 
19Wanty - Groupe Gobert0:01:44 
20Dimension Data0:01:49 
21FDJ0:02:02 
22Sport Vlaanderen - Baloise0:02:14 

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