Capecchi gets one for Liquigas

Pinotti, Seeldraeyers outfoxed by Italian

In a tense finish to stage 18 of the Giro d’Italia, it was Eros Capecchi (Liquigas-Cannondale) who held his nerve in San Pellegrino Terme to seal victory in the sprint ahead of local rider Marco Pinotti (HTC-Highroad) and Kevin Seeldraeyers (Quick Step).

The win was no more than Capecchi deserved for his generous efforts throughout the stage: it was under his impetus that the trio put daylight between itself and an earlier 20-man breakaway on the slopes of the day’s main obstacle, the Passo di Ganda, and then his lengthy turns on the protracted descent to San Pellegrino ensured that they stayed clear.

Capecchi also showed considerable nous in what was always going to be a tactical sprint between three riders with no discernible finishing speed. While the 24-year-old appeared to be the most nervous of the winning group in the finale, constantly turning to check on the whereabouts of Pinotti, he cleverly manoeuvred himself into the ideal position in the finishing straight.

Pinotti led under the red kite, and decided to take a punt on leading out the sprint, and with Seeldraeyers glued to the Italian’s wheel, Capecchi was in danger of being squeezed out. However, on the final left hand bend 200 metres from home, he nudged his way between Pinotti and Seeldraeyers and into the box seat. From there, it was a formality, and Capecchi careered past Pinotti to take the win.

On crossing the line, Capecchi skidded to a halt and lay flat on the roadside as the emotion of the occasion threatened to overcome him. Back at Liquigas this season after a three-year hiatus with Saunier Duvall and Footon-Servetto, the trusted gregario was keen to soak up his day in the sun.

“It’s been a difficult Giro for me up to now, I haven’t succeeded in going as well as I wanted to, but now this is an uncontrollable joy,” Capecchi said, before dedicating his triumph to his late grandmother and cousin.

Bergamo native Marco Pinotti coveted this stage of the Giro above all others and though disappointed to miss out on glory on his training roads, he consoled himself with having played such a prominent role. He also explained why he chose to lead out the sprint after leading under the red kite.

“I was lucky to get into the right break, because everybody was trying to get clear,” he said. “I knew that after the last bend there was a slight descent, so I led it out and gave everything, but in a finish like that it was always going to be difficult for me.”

While Liquigas-Cannondale were able to celebrate their first success at the Giro thanks to Capecchi, team leader Vincenzo Nibali resisted the temptation to try and put maglia rosa Alberto Contador under pressure on the descent of the Ganda.

On a day marked by searing speeds in the opening hours of the stage, and ultimately run off at an incredible 45.186kph, the main contenders were happy to settle for a truce ahead of the return of the high mountains tomorrow. It was notable, however, that Contador’s Saxo Bank team was once again content to leave the marshalling of the peloton to Liquigas and Lampre-ISD.

Deignan breaks the deadlock in Bergamo

On one of the few apparent transition stages on this Giro, the tired legs in the gruppo would have been bracing themselves for a brisk beginning to proceedings in Morbegno on Thursday, but they could hardly have anticipated that it would take quite so long for the day’s break to establish itself.

The expected flurry of attacking materialised as soon as the flag was dropped, but with so many riders sensing that this was their last chance to shine at the Giro, it proved nigh on impossible for escapees to gain any purchase on their accelerations. Instead, the bunch covered a lung-burning 53km in the first hour and the rapid pace was to continue all the way to Bergamo, almost 100km into the day’s racing.

Eventually, it was a combination of the sharp cobbled climb to the city’s picturesque old quarter Bergamo Alta and the efforts of Philip Deignan (RadioShack) that split the peloton and triggered the events that would lead to Capecchi’s victory.

With the pace already high on the approach to the climb, Deignan picked his way to the front as soon as the road kicked up in earnest, and soon the peloton was strung out in his wake. When the Irishman turned around at the top of the climb, he found that a strong 20-man group had formed on his wheel, and they took advantage of a brief moment of confusion behind to press clear on a descent familiar to tifosi from the Tours of Lombardy of a decade or so ago.

A weary peloton was content to leave them to it, and in spite of its failure to collaborate smoothly, it was soon apparent that the day’s winner would emerge from that group. Among those to survive the ferocity of Deignan’s forcing through the narrow streets of Bergamo were Carlos Sastre (Geox-TMC), Oscar Gatto (Farnese Vini-Neri Sottoli), Gianluca Brambilla (Colnago-CSF), Russel Downing (Sky), Bram Tankink (Rabobank), Jerome Pineau (Quick Step) and Paolo Tiralongo (Astana), as well as Pinotti, Seeldraeyers and Capecchi.

While one might have expected the sizeable front group to stay together until the Ganda, the attacking continued on the approach to the climb, as they never succeeded in establishing any real rhythm. With 43km to go, a move featuring Pineau, Seeldraeyers, Capecchi, Pinotti, Downing and Brambilla ghosted clear, and with chaos reigning behind, they had a lead of a minute on their erstwhile breakaway companions at the foot of the Ganda, with the peloton a further three minutes back.

Capecchi forces the issue

Once on the slopes of the Ganda, Eros Capecchi was instantly to the fore, and he took responsibility for the lion’s share of the pace-setting on the way up the climb. His pressing quickly dislodged Downing and Pineau, and a kilometre later, Brambilla wilted under that pressure.

Pinotti and Seeldraeyers held firm however, with the former also putting in more and more lengthy turns of his own as the trio approached the summit of the category two climb, with 30km still to race.

Over the top, they had 20 seconds on Brambilla, and 1:20 on lone pursuer Paolo Tiralongo, whose strength on the ascent will have left him balefully rueing the fact that he missed out on the winning move. Back in the peloton, meanwhile, Liquigas were attempted to hinder the chase, although in truth there was precious little urgency in Lampre-ISD’s pursuit in any case, and the gap stretched out beyond six minutes.

While Brambilla and Tiralongo joined forces on the technical early part of the descent, they made no inroads on the gap to the leading trio, and when Capecchi put in a couple of monster turns in the final 10km as the roads became wider and straighter, they must have realised the game was up.

Wisely, the front trio continued their collaboration until the success of their break was assured with 3km to go. From that point on, the anxiety rose and the pace dropped accordingly, as the three non-sprinters faced off.

With Pinotti so keen to impress on home roads, and Capecchi doing little to hide his strength, Seeldraeyers threatened to spring an upset in the streets of San Pellegrino. But it never materialised, and instead it was Capecchi who took out the sprint to add sheen to Liquigas-Cannondale’s solid but uninspired Giro.

Whether his leader Nibali can follow that lead in the coming days remains to be seen, but opportunities are fast running out for the home challengers to derail the Spanish domination of this Giro.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale3:20:38 
2Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad  
3Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team  
4Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox0:01:20 
5Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Pro Team Astana  
6Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team0:02:49 
7Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team0:03:46 
8Russell Downing (GBr) Sky Procycling0:04:34 
9Oscar Gatto (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli  
10Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
11Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
12Jesús Hernandez Blazquez (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard0:04:37 
13Luis Pasamontes Rodriguez (Spa) Movistar Team  
14Philip Deignan (Irl) Team RadioShack  
15Matteo Carrara (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
16Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard  
17Dmitry Kozontchuk (Rus) Geox-TMC  
18Carlos Sastre Candil (Spa) Geox-TMC0:04:40 
19Yuriy Krivtsov (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:06:04 
20David Blanco Rodriguez (Spa) Geox-TMC  
21Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
22Alessandro Spezialetti (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
23Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
24Carlos José Ochoa (Ven) Androni Giocattoli  
25Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
26Alessandro Vanotti (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
27José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Androni Giocattoli  
28Francis De Greef (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
29Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
30Matteo Rabottini (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli  
31Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
32Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
33Gert Dockx (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
34Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
35Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Team RadioShack  
36Kanstantsin Sivtsov (Blr) HTC-Highroad  
37Bart De Clercq (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
38Stef Clement (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
39Michael Barry (Can) Sky Procycling  
40Gorazd Stangelj (Slo) Pro Team Astana  
41Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard  
42Jussi Veikkanen (Fin) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
43Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Pro Team Astana  
44Craig Lewis (USA) HTC-Highroad  
45John Gadret (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
46Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
47Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
48Volodymir Gustov (Ukr) Saxo Bank Sungard  
49Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team  
50Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Saxo Bank Sungard  
51Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team  
52Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
53Marco Frapporti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox  
54Denis Menchov (Rus) Geox-TMC  
55Tiago Machado (Por) Team RadioShack  
56Peter Stetina (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
57Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
58Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Sky Procycling  
59Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Pro Team Astana  
60David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Movistar Team  
61Vladimir Miholjevic (Cro) Acqua & Sapone  
62Sergio Pardilla Belllón (Spa) Movistar Team  
63Filippo Savini (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox  
64Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
65Sylvester Szmyd (Pol) Liquigas-Cannondale  
66Cayetano José Sarmiento Tunarrosa (Col) Acqua & Sapone  
67Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
68Massimo Codol (Ita) Acqua & Sapone  
69Johann Tschopp (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
70Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
71Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
72Inaki Isasi Flores (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
73Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team  
74Thomas Lövkvist (Swe) Sky Procycling  
75Stefano Garzelli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone  
76Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli  
77Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana  
78Carlos Alberto Betancourt Gomez (Col) Acqua & Sapone  
79Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team  
80Jose Rodolfo Serpa Perez (Col) Androni Giocattoli  
81Giampaolo Caruso (Ita) Katusha Team  
82Angel Vicioso Arcos (Spa) Androni Giocattoli  
83Jérôme Pineau (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team0:06:33 
84Giampaolo Cheula (Ita) Geox-TMC0:07:44 
85Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:12:16 
86Maxim Gourov (Kaz) Pro Team Astana  
87Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team  
88Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale  
89Josep Jufre Pou (Spa) Pro Team Astana  
90Richie Porte (Aus) Saxo Bank Sungard  
91Laurent Didier (Lux) Saxo Bank Sungard  
92Alan Marangoni (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
93Claudio Corioni (Ita) Acqua & Sapone  
94Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
95Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
96Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox0:14:56 
97Klaas Lodewyck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
98Dario David Cioni (Ita) Sky Procycling  
99Addy Engels (Ned) Quickstep Cycling Team  
100Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team  
101Simon Zahner (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
102Kjell Carlström (Fin) Sky Procycling  
103Luca Mazzanti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli  
104Bjorn Selander (USA) Team RadioShack  
105Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - ISD  
106Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Sky Procycling  
107Rick Flens (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
108Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Pro Team Astana  
109Simon Spilak (Slo) Lampre - ISD  
110Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
111Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack  
112Alex Rasmussen (Den) HTC-Highroad  
113Fabio Sabatini (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
114Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team  
115Carlos Oyarzun (Chi) Movistar Team  
116Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
117Morris Possoni (Ita) Sky Procycling  
118Cristiano Salerno (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
119Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Team RadioShack  
120Alberto Ongarato (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
121Chad Beyer (USA) BMC Racing Team  
122Lars Ytting Bak (Den) HTC-Highroad  
123Emanuele Sella (Ita) Androni Giocattoli  
124Federico Canuti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox  
125Michael Mørkøv (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard  
126Davide Ricci Bitti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli  
127Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Androni Giocattoli  
128Simone Stortoni (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox  
129Julien Berard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
130Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
131Alexander Kristoff (Nor) BMC Racing Team  
132Cyril Dessel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
133Kasper Klostergaard Larsen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard  
134Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
135Mauricio Ardila Cano (Col) Geox-TMC  
136Daniel Sesma (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
137Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team  
138Fabio Taborre (Ita) Acqua & Sapone  
139Danilo Di Luca (Ita) Katusha Team  
140Ruggero Marzoli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone  
141Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
142Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Movistar Team  
143Branislau Samoilau (Blr) Movistar Team  
144Javier Francisco Aramendia Lorente (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
145Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
146Miguel Minguez Ayala (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
147Pavel Brutt (Rus) Katusha Team  
148Francesco Reda (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team  
149Vasili Kiryienka (Blr) Movistar Team  
150Maxim Belkov (Rus) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
151Giairo Ermeti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli  
152Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
153Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
154David Millar (GBr) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
155Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) Androni Giocattoli  
156Marcel Wyss (Swi) Geox-TMC  
157Patrick Gretsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad  
158Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
159Daniele Righi (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
160Elia Favilli (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli0:15:15 
161Jos Van Emden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
162Leonardo Giordani (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli  
Points
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale25 pts
2Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad24 
3Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team16 
4Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox14 
5Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto14 
6Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team13 
7Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Pro Team Astana12 
8Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team11 
9Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team11 
10Russell Downing (GBr) Sky Procycling8 
11Oscar Gatto (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli7 
12Jesús Hernandez Blazquez (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard4 
13Luis Pasamontes Rodriguez (Spa) Movistar Team3 
14Philip Deignan (Irl) Team RadioShack3 
15Matteo Carrara (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1 
Most combative
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad11 pts
2Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale8 
3Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team5 
4Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto5 
5Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team4 
6Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox3 
7Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team3 
8Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Pro Team Astana2 
9Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team1 
Intermediate Sprint - Bergamo, km. 91.8
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto5 pts
2Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team4 
3Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad3 
4Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team2 
5Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team1 
Mountain 1 - Passo Di Ganda (Cat. 2) km 120.9
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad9 pts
2Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale5 
3Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team3 
4Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2 
5Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Pro Team Astana1 
Azzurri d'Italia
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale4 pts
2Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad2 
3Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team1 
Fuga Pinarello
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale48 pts
2Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad48 
3Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team48 
4Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox10 
5Russell Downing (GBr) Sky Procycling9 
6Jérôme Pineau (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team9 
Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Quickstep Cycling Team10:10:47 
2Liquigas-Cannondale0:03:15 
3HTC-Highroad  
4Pro Team Astana0:04:35 
5Colnago - CSF Inox  
6Saxo Bank Sungard0:06:25 
7Geox-TMC0:06:28 
8Katusha Team0:07:01 
9Omega Pharma-Lotto0:07:49 
10Rabobank Cycling Team  
11Sky Procycling  
12Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli  
13Team RadioShack0:07:52 
14Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
15Movistar Team  
16Lampre - ISD0:09:19 
17AG2R La Mondiale  
18Androni Giocattoli  
19Team Garmin-Cervelo  
20Acqua & Sapone  
21Euskaltel-Euskadi  
22BMC Racing Team0:27:03 
Fast teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Quickstep Cycling Team33 pts
2Liquigas-Cannondale20 
3HTC-Highroad19 
4Colnago - CSF Inox17 
5Pro Team Astana16 
6Katusha Team14 
7Saxo Bank Sungard14 
8Sky Procycling13 
9Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli12 
10Omega Pharma-Lotto11 
11Rabobank Cycling Team10 
12Movistar Team8 
13Geox-TMC8 
14Team RadioShack7 
15Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team6 
16AG2R La Mondiale2 
17Lampre - ISD  
18Androni Giocattoli  
19Team Garmin-Cervelo  
20Euskaltel-Euskadi  
21Acqua & Sapone  
22BMC Racing Team  
General classification after stage 18
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard71:45:09 
2Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD0:04:58 
3Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:05:45 
4John Gadret (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:07:35 
5Kanstantsin Sivtsov (Blr) HTC-Highroad0:09:12 
6José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Androni Giocattoli0:09:18 
7Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:09:22 
8Denis Menchov (Rus) Geox-TMC0:09:38 
9Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Pro Team Astana0:09:47 
10Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team0:10:25 
11Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:10:58 
12David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Movistar Team0:11:37 
13Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:12:38 
14Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team0:12:48 
15Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:14:18 
16Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:20:53 
17Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad0:23:16 
18Stefano Garzelli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone0:23:57 
19Johann Tschopp (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:27:37 
20Matteo Carrara (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:28:41 
21Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Pro Team Astana0:29:43 
22Thomas Lövkvist (Swe) Sky Procycling0:30:14 
23Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:31:52 
24Tiago Machado (Por) Team RadioShack0:34:09 
25Emanuele Sella (Ita) Androni Giocattoli0:35:48 
26Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - ISD0:40:16 
27Peter Stetina (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:41:25 
28Carlos Sastre Candil (Spa) Geox-TMC0:42:06 
29Cayetano José Sarmiento Tunarrosa (Col) Acqua & Sapone0:43:57 
30Vladimir Miholjevic (Cro) Acqua & Sapone0:45:12 
31Massimo Codol (Ita) Acqua & Sapone0:46:39 
32Vasili Kiryienka (Blr) Movistar Team0:47:02 
33Francis De Greef (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:50:43 
34Jesús Hernandez Blazquez (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard0:53:16 
35Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:56:09 
36Bart De Clercq (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:57:09 
37Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team0:59:31 
38Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team1:00:01 
39Marcel Wyss (Swi) Geox-TMC1:01:56 
40Jose Rodolfo Serpa Perez (Col) Androni Giocattoli1:02:37 
41Sergio Pardilla Belllón (Spa) Movistar Team1:02:55 
42Giampaolo Caruso (Ita) Katusha Team1:05:31 
43Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana1:06:19 
44Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli1:07:46 
45Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - ISD1:08:57 
46Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team1:09:02 
47Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team1:09:28 
48Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:10:01 
49Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Pro Team Astana1:10:49 
50Philip Deignan (Irl) Team RadioShack1:17:32 
51Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team1:17:35 
52Luis Pasamontes Rodriguez (Spa) Movistar Team1:21:56 
53Carlos José Ochoa (Ven) Androni Giocattoli1:22:01 
54Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard1:24:34 
55Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox1:26:27 
56Inaki Isasi Flores (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi1:28:00 
57Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team1:28:53 
58Branislau Samoilau (Blr) Movistar Team1:30:04 
59Craig Lewis (USA) HTC-Highroad1:30:57 
60Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team1:31:43 
61Michael Barry (Can) Sky Procycling1:34:30 
62Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack1:36:13 
63Dario David Cioni (Ita) Sky Procycling1:37:28 
64Cristiano Salerno (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:40:39 
65Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Team RadioShack1:40:47 
66Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1:40:53 
67Volodymir Gustov (Ukr) Saxo Bank Sungard1:43:12 
68Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale1:43:27 
69Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:43:55 
70Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto1:45:42 
71Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi1:46:32 
72Angel Vicioso Arcos (Spa) Androni Giocattoli1:47:05 
73Carlos Alberto Betancourt Gomez (Col) Acqua & Sapone1:50:07 
74Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Team RadioShack1:50:35 
75Dmitry Kozontchuk (Rus) Geox-TMC1:52:36 
76Danilo Di Luca (Ita) Katusha Team1:53:10 
77Jérôme Pineau (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team1:54:51 
78Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale1:54:53 
79Alessandro Vanotti (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:55:55 
80Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team1:57:10 
81Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Sky Procycling1:58:06 
82Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team2:01:43 
83Gert Dockx (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto2:02:03 
84Fabio Taborre (Ita) Acqua & Sapone2:03:46 
85Federico Canuti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2:04:08 
86Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2:05:04 
87Gorazd Stangelj (Slo) Pro Team Astana2:05:08 
88Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team2:05:31 
89Morris Possoni (Ita) Sky Procycling2:07:11 
90Josep Jufre Pou (Spa) Pro Team Astana2:07:36 
91David Blanco Rodriguez (Spa) Geox-TMC2:09:40 
92Oscar Gatto (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli2:12:28 
93Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Sky Procycling2:13:16 
94Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale2:17:49 
95Fabio Sabatini (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale2:17:52 
96Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Movistar Team2:18:01 
97David Millar (GBr) Team Garmin-Cervelo2:18:04 
98Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Pro Team Astana2:19:27 
99Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:21:19 
100Maxim Belkov (Rus) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:21:27 
101Cyril Dessel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2:21:31 
102Addy Engels (Ned) Quickstep Cycling Team2:21:34 
103Simone Stortoni (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2:21:37 
104Giampaolo Cheula (Ita) Geox-TMC2:22:03 
105Filippo Savini (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2:22:48 
106Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) Androni Giocattoli2:23:02 
107Richie Porte (Aus) Saxo Bank Sungard2:24:25 
108Stef Clement (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team2:26:20 
109Alessandro Spezialetti (Ita) Lampre - ISD2:29:05 
110Luca Mazzanti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli2:30:28 
111Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:30:48 
112Sylvester Szmyd (Pol) Liquigas-Cannondale2:32:17 
113Simon Spilak (Slo) Lampre - ISD2:35:21 
114Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2:36:16 
115Javier Francisco Aramendia Lorente (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi2:37:03 
116Mauricio Ardila Cano (Col) Geox-TMC2:37:16 
117Julien Berard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2:38:20 
118Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:39:21 
119Ruggero Marzoli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone2:40:06 
120Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team2:40:14 
121Carlos Oyarzun (Chi) Movistar Team2:41:08 
122Jussi Veikkanen (Fin) Omega Pharma-Lotto2:42:38 
123Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo2:44:24 
124Bjorn Selander (USA) Team RadioShack2:45:27 
125Simon Zahner (Swi) BMC Racing Team2:47:15 
126Kjell Carlström (Fin) Sky Procycling2:48:27 
127Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team2:48:34 
128Matteo Rabottini (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli2:48:42 
129Daniele Righi (Ita) Lampre - ISD2:50:02 
130Laurent Didier (Lux) Saxo Bank Sungard2:50:29 
131Pavel Brutt (Rus) Katusha Team2:51:16 
132Leonardo Giordani (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli2:51:49 
133Marco Frapporti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2:54:00 
134Lars Ytting Bak (Den) HTC-Highroad2:54:12 
135Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi2:54:46 
136Yuriy Krivtsov (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2:55:19 
137Francesco Reda (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team2:56:49 
138Patrick Gretsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad3:02:43 
139Russell Downing (GBr) Sky Procycling3:03:16 
140Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto3:03:51 
141Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Saxo Bank Sungard3:04:06 
142Alberto Ongarato (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team3:05:10 
143Alan Marangoni (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale3:06:03 
144Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo3:07:25 
145Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale3:07:51 
146Klaas Lodewyck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto3:08:52 
147Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Androni Giocattoli3:09:56 
148Daniel Sesma (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi3:10:10 
149Davide Ricci Bitti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli3:10:48 
150Claudio Corioni (Ita) Acqua & Sapone3:11:24 
151Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team3:11:36 
152Giairo Ermeti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli3:19:20 
153Maxim Gourov (Kaz) Pro Team Astana3:20:00 
154Chad Beyer (USA) BMC Racing Team3:22:40 
155Miguel Minguez Ayala (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi3:25:23 
156Kasper Klostergaard Larsen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard3:28:41 
157Alexander Kristoff (Nor) BMC Racing Team3:35:11 
158Alex Rasmussen (Den) HTC-Highroad3:35:24 
159Rick Flens (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3:36:07 
160Michael Mørkøv (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard3:37:42 
161Elia Favilli (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli3:38:38 
162Jos Van Emden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3:40:11 
Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard158 pts
2Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD103 
3Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale95 
4José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Androni Giocattoli87 
5Stefano Garzelli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone77 
6John Gadret (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale71 
7Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Pro Team Astana71 
8Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Androni Giocattoli70 
9Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team66 
10Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto63 
11Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo61 
12Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team59 
13Oscar Gatto (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli50 
14Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi49 
15Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale40 
16Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli40 
17Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi38 
18Denis Menchov (Rus) Geox-TMC37 
19Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad36 
20Kanstantsin Sivtsov (Blr) HTC-Highroad33 
21Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team31 
22Jose Rodolfo Serpa Perez (Col) Androni Giocattoli31 
23Angel Vicioso Arcos (Spa) Androni Giocattoli28 
24Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team27 
25Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team27 
26David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Movistar Team26 
27Alexander Kristoff (Nor) BMC Racing Team26 
28Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team25 
29Bart De Clercq (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto25 
30Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - ISD25 
31Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale25 
32Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Pro Team Astana25 
33Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale24 
34Fabio Taborre (Ita) Acqua & Sapone24 
35Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team22 
36David Millar (GBr) Team Garmin-Cervelo20 
37Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team19 
38Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox18 
39Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team17 
40Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team16 
41Klaas Lodewyck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto16 
42Danilo Di Luca (Ita) Katusha Team15 
43Fabio Sabatini (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale15 
44Vasili Kiryienka (Blr) Movistar Team14 
45Jesús Hernandez Blazquez (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard12 
46Russell Downing (GBr) Sky Procycling11 
47Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team10 
48Branislau Samoilau (Blr) Movistar Team10 
49Jérôme Pineau (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team10 
50Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team9 
51Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Saxo Bank Sungard9 
52Matteo Carrara (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team9 
53Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto8 
54Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Team RadioShack8 
55Matteo Rabottini (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli8 
56Davide Ricci Bitti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli8 
57Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale8 
58Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team8 
59Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana7 
60Leonardo Giordani (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli7 
61Vladimir Miholjevic (Cro) Acqua & Sapone6 
62Filippo Savini (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox6 
63Alessandro Spezialetti (Ita) Lampre - ISD6 
64Ruggero Marzoli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone6 
65Jussi Veikkanen (Fin) Omega Pharma-Lotto6 
66Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi6 
67Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale6 
68Philip Deignan (Irl) Team RadioShack5 
69Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Team RadioShack5 
70Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team5 
71Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team5 
72Alex Rasmussen (Den) HTC-Highroad5 
73Thomas Lövkvist (Swe) Sky Procycling4 
74Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale4 
75Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Movistar Team4 
76Stef Clement (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team4 
77Lars Ytting Bak (Den) HTC-Highroad4 
78Yuriy Krivtsov (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale4 
79Patrick Gretsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad4 
80Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo4 
81Elia Favilli (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli4 
82Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - ISD3 
83Luis Pasamontes Rodriguez (Spa) Movistar Team3 
84Craig Lewis (USA) HTC-Highroad3 
85Michael Barry (Can) Sky Procycling3 
86Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team3 
87Federico Canuti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox3 
88Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team3 
89Alan Marangoni (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale3 
90Miguel Minguez Ayala (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi3 
91Michael Mørkøv (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard3 
92Emanuele Sella (Ita) Androni Giocattoli2 
93Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team2 
94Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
95Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale2 
96Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2 
97Addy Engels (Ned) Quickstep Cycling Team2 
98Simone Stortoni (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2 
99Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team2 
100Peter Stetina (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo1 
101Alessandro Vanotti (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1 
102Luca Mazzanti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli1 
103Daniele Righi (Ita) Lampre - ISD1 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Stefano Garzelli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone64 pts
2Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard53 
3Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi39 
4José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Androni Giocattoli29 
5Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox29 
6Emanuele Sella (Ita) Androni Giocattoli23 
7Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD23 
8Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team21 
9Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale20 
10Branislau Samoilau (Blr) Movistar Team19 
11Filippo Savini (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox18 
12Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto17 
13Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi15 
14Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana14 
15Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team13 
16Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Pro Team Astana12 
17Bart De Clercq (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto11 
18Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team11 
19Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Team RadioShack10 
20Matteo Rabottini (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli10 
21Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad9 
22Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale9 
23Federico Canuti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox9 
24Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale9 
25Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team9 
26Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team8 
27Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli8 
28Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team7 
29Alessandro Spezialetti (Ita) Lampre - ISD7 
30Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale5 
31Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo5 
32Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale5 
33Carlos Alberto Betancourt Gomez (Col) Acqua & Sapone5 
34Danilo Di Luca (Ita) Katusha Team5 
35Jérôme Pineau (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team5 
36Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team4 
37John Gadret (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
38Cayetano José Sarmiento Tunarrosa (Col) Acqua & Sapone3 
39Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3 
40Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto3 
41Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Team RadioShack3 
42Pavel Brutt (Rus) Katusha Team3 
43Kanstantsin Sivtsov (Blr) HTC-Highroad2 
44Denis Menchov (Rus) Geox-TMC2 
45David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Movistar Team2 
46David Millar (GBr) Team Garmin-Cervelo2 
47Simone Stortoni (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2 
48Javier Francisco Aramendia Lorente (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi2 
49Lars Ytting Bak (Den) HTC-Highroad2 
50Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi2 
51Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team1 
52Johann Tschopp (Swi) BMC Racing Team1 
53Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Pro Team Astana1 
54Philip Deignan (Irl) Team RadioShack1 
55Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack1 
56Cristiano Salerno (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1 
57Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale1 
58Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team1 
59Fabio Taborre (Ita) Acqua & Sapone1 
60Jussi Veikkanen (Fin) Omega Pharma-Lotto1 
61Yuriy Krivtsov (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1 
62Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Saxo Bank Sungard1 
63Davide Ricci Bitti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli1 
Young rider classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Pro Team Astana71:54:56 
2Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:02:51 
3Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:22:05 
4Peter Stetina (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:31:38 
5Cayetano José Sarmiento Tunarrosa (Col) Acqua & Sapone0:34:10 
6Bart De Clercq (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:47:22 
7Marcel Wyss (Swi) Geox-TMC0:52:09 
8Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana0:56:32 
9Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - ISD0:59:10 
10Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:00:14 
11Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team1:07:48 
12Stefano Pirazzi (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox1:16:40 
13Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack1:26:26 
14Carlos Alberto Betancourt Gomez (Col) Acqua & Sapone1:40:20 
15Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale1:45:06 
16Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Sky Procycling1:48:19 
17Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team1:51:56 
18Gert Dockx (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto1:52:16 
19Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:55:17 
20Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) Androni Giocattoli2:13:15 
21Simon Spilak (Slo) Lampre - ISD2:25:34 
22Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2:26:29 
23Javier Francisco Aramendia Lorente (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi2:27:16 
24Julien Berard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2:28:33 
25Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team2:30:27 
26Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo2:34:37 
27Bjorn Selander (USA) Team RadioShack2:35:40 
28Matteo Rabottini (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli2:38:55 
29Patrick Gretsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad2:52:56 
30Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo2:57:38 
31Klaas Lodewyck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto2:59:05 
32Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team3:01:49 
33Chad Beyer (USA) BMC Racing Team3:12:53 
34Miguel Minguez Ayala (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi3:15:36 
35Alexander Kristoff (Nor) BMC Racing Team3:25:24 
36Elia Favilli (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli3:28:51 
Sprint classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto26 pts
2Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team13 
3Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team8 
4Stefano Garzelli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone5 
5Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team5 
6Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli5 
7Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale5 
8Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto5 
9Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Team RadioShack5 
10Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team5 
11Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team5 
12Matteo Rabottini (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli5 
13Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Saxo Bank Sungard5 
14Davide Ricci Bitti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli5 
15Kanstantsin Sivtsov (Blr) HTC-Highroad4 
16Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo4 
17Filippo Savini (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox4 
18Alessandro Spezialetti (Ita) Lampre - ISD4 
19Jussi Veikkanen (Fin) Omega Pharma-Lotto4 
20Leonardo Giordani (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli4 
21Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi4 
22Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale4 
23Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard3 
24Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi3 
25Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad3 
26Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Team RadioShack3 
27Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Movistar Team3 
28Stef Clement (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3 
29Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox3 
30Lars Ytting Bak (Den) HTC-Highroad3 
31Yuriy Krivtsov (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
32Patrick Gretsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad3 
33Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo3 
34Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team2 
35Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team2 
36Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2 
37Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team2 
38Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team2 
39Branislau Samoilau (Blr) Movistar Team2 
40Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team2 
41Federico Canuti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox2 
42Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
43Alan Marangoni (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale2 
44Miguel Minguez Ayala (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi2 
45Michael Mørkøv (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard2 
46Emanuele Sella (Ita) Androni Giocattoli1 
47Craig Lewis (USA) HTC-Highroad1 
48Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team1 
49Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1 
50Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1 
51Addy Engels (Ned) Quickstep Cycling Team1 
52Simone Stortoni (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox1 
53Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team1 
Azzurri d'Italia classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard15 pts
2José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Androni Giocattoli6 
3John Gadret (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale5 
4Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi4 
5Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi4 
6Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team4 
7Bart De Clercq (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto4 
8Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - ISD4 
9Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale4 
10Angel Vicioso Arcos (Spa) Androni Giocattoli4 
11Oscar Gatto (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli4 
12Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD3 
13Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale3 
14Stefano Garzelli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone3 
15Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team3 
16Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team2 
17Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad2 
18Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli2 
19David Millar (GBr) Team Garmin-Cervelo2 
20Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Pro Team Astana1 
21Jose Rodolfo Serpa Perez (Col) Androni Giocattoli1 
22Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team1 
23Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Androni Giocattoli1 
Fuga Pinarello classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Team RadioShack354 pts
2Davide Ricci Bitti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli275 
3Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox273 
4Leonardo Giordani (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli222 
5Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto219 
6Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team212 
7Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team205 
8Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team193 
9Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli185 
10Jussi Veikkanen (Fin) Omega Pharma-Lotto185 
11Stef Clement (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team165 
12Miguel Minguez Ayala (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi165 
13Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto152 
14Pavel Brutt (Rus) Katusha Team150 
15Bart De Clercq (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto149 
16Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Team RadioShack147 
17Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi147 
18Yuriy Krivtsov (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale136 
19Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team134 
20Matteo Rabottini (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli133 
21Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team126 
22Filippo Savini (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox117 
23Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team109 
24Jérôme Pineau (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team107 
25Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team106 
26Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team103 
27Alessandro Vanotti (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale103 
28Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale103 
29Federico Canuti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox85 
30Lars Ytting Bak (Den) HTC-Highroad85 
31Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team80 
32Stefano Garzelli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone77 
33Emanuele Sella (Ita) Androni Giocattoli76 
34Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale75 
35Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad48 
36Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale48 
37Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team42 
38Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team34 
39Javier Francisco Aramendia Lorente (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi34 
40Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana31 
41Angel Vicioso Arcos (Spa) Androni Giocattoli30 
42Danilo Di Luca (Ita) Katusha Team24 
43Vasili Kiryienka (Blr) Movistar Team23 
44Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team19 
45Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard18 
46Marco Frapporti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox18 
47Francesco Reda (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team18 
48José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Androni Giocattoli17 
49Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack15 
50Ruggero Marzoli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone15 
51Daniele Righi (Ita) Lampre - ISD15 
52Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo14 
53Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Movistar Team14 
54Julien Berard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale14 
55Giampaolo Cheula (Ita) Geox-TMC12 
56Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team10 
57Russell Downing (GBr) Sky Procycling9 
58Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi6 
59Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi6 
60Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team5 
61Luis Pasamontes Rodriguez (Spa) Movistar Team5 
62Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale5 
63Carlos Alberto Betancourt Gomez (Col) Acqua & Sapone5 
64Fabio Taborre (Ita) Acqua & Sapone5 
65Simone Stortoni (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox5 
Most combative classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard48 pts
2Stefano Garzelli (Ita) Acqua & Sapone35 
3Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto34 
4Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team25 
5José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Androni Giocattoli22 
6Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD22 
7Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi19 
8Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale18 
9Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox16 
10Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli15 
11Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Androni Giocattoli15 
12John Gadret (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale13 
13Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi12 
14Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Pro Team Astana12 
15Marco Pinotti (Ita) HTC-Highroad11 
16Bram Tankink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team11 
17Bart De Clercq (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto9 
18Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo9 
19Branislau Samoilau (Blr) Movistar Team9 
20Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale8 
21Oscar Gatto (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli8 
22Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team8 
23Matteo Rabottini (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli8 
24Emanuele Sella (Ita) Androni Giocattoli8 
25Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team8 
26Filippo Savini (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox8 
27Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team7 
28Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale7 
29Jose Rodolfo Serpa Perez (Col) Androni Giocattoli7 
30Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team7 
31Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre - ISD6 
32Angel Vicioso Arcos (Spa) Androni Giocattoli6 
33Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team6 
34Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Team RadioShack6 
35Alessandro Spezialetti (Ita) Lampre - ISD6 
36Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale5 
37Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto5 
38Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Team RadioShack5 
39Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team5 
40Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team5 
41Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Saxo Bank Sungard5 
42Davide Ricci Bitti (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli5 
43Federico Canuti (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox5 
44David Millar (GBr) Team Garmin-Cervelo5 
45Kanstantsin Sivtsov (Blr) HTC-Highroad4 
46Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana4 
47Danilo Di Luca (Ita) Katusha Team4 
48Jussi Veikkanen (Fin) Omega Pharma-Lotto4 
49Leonardo Giordani (Ita) Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli4 
50Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi4 
51Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale4 
52Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team3 
53Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale3 
54Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team3 
55Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Movistar Team3 
56Stef Clement (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3 
57Lars Ytting Bak (Den) HTC-Highroad3 
58Yuriy Krivtsov (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
59Patrick Gretsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad3 
60Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo3 
61Alexander Kristoff (Nor) BMC Racing Team3 
62Denis Menchov (Rus) Geox-TMC2 
63Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team2 
64Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Pro Team Astana2 
65Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team2 
66Jérôme Pineau (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team2 
67Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team2 
68Fabio Taborre (Ita) Acqua & Sapone2 
69Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
70Alan Marangoni (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale2 
71Miguel Minguez Ayala (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi2 
72Michael Mørkøv (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard2 
73David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Movistar Team1 
74Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team1 
75Craig Lewis (USA) HTC-Highroad1 
76Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team1 
77Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1 
78Fabio Sabatini (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1 
79Addy Engels (Ned) Quickstep Cycling Team1 
80Simone Stortoni (Ita) Colnago - CSF Inox1 
81Pavel Brutt (Rus) Katusha Team1 
82Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team1 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Pro Team Astana215:29:22 
2Movistar Team0:07:31 
3AG2R La Mondiale0:13:51 
4Androni Giocattoli0:19:01 
5Katusha Team0:21:51 
6Geox-TMC0:25:51 
7Lampre - ISD0:30:02 
8Acqua & Sapone0:30:17 
9Euskaltel-Euskadi0:33:16 
10Saxo Bank Sungard0:44:51 
11Omega Pharma-Lotto0:46:46 
12Rabobank Cycling Team0:51:09 
13HTC-Highroad0:58:17 
14Team RadioShack1:10:38 
15Quickstep Cycling Team1:19:18 
16Liquigas-Cannondale1:23:33 
17Team Garmin-Cervelo1:25:15 
18Sky Procycling1:59:18 
19Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:15:47 
20Colnago - CSF Inox2:34:52 
21Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli3:18:02 
22BMC Racing Team3:41:53 
Fast team classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Lampre - ISD305 pts
2Androni Giocattoli280 
3Movistar Team245 
4AG2R La Mondiale235 
5HTC-Highroad212 
6Saxo Bank Sungard207 
7Liquigas-Cannondale201 
8Pro Team Astana188 
9Katusha Team160 
10Acqua & Sapone160 
11Team Garmin-Cervelo158 
12Quickstep Cycling Team153 
13Rabobank Cycling Team139 
14Sky Procycling131 
15Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli115 
16Omega Pharma-Lotto110 
17Euskaltel-Euskadi108 
18Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team107 
19Geox-TMC104 
20Colnago - CSF Inox93 
21Team RadioShack68 
22BMC Racing Team60 
Fair Play classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1LIQUIGAS - CANNONDALE  
2HTC - HIGHROAD  
3ANDRONI GIOCATTOLI - C.I.P.I.  
4QUICKSTEP CYCLING TEAM  
5BMC RACING TEAM  
6COLNAGO - CSF INOX  
7TEAM GARMIN - CERVELO5 pts
8PRO TEAM ASTANA10 
9RABOBANK CYCLING TEAM20 
10LAMPRE - ISD25 
11GEOX - TMC25 
12MOVISTAR TEAM25 
13VACANSOLEIL DCM PRO C.TEAM25 
14SKY PROCYCLING25 
15TEAM RADIOSHACK25 
16AG2R LA MONDIALE38 
17KATUSHA TEAM80 
18EUSKALTEL - EUSKADI120 
19ACQUA & SAPONE145 
20OMEGA PHARMA - LOTTO170 
21FARNESE VINI - NERI SOTTOLI190 
22SAXO BANK SUNGARD1143 

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