Soler takes Paris-Nice as Yates runs empty

De La Cruz takes final stage victory

Long touted as the natural successor to Miguel Indurain and Alberto Contador, Marc Soler (Movistar), winner of the 2015 Tour de L'Avenir, snatched a dramatic overall win in Paris-Nice, wrecking Simon Yates' best-laid plans with an attack a la Contador on the rain soaked roads of the Cote d'Azur. Soler is the first rider since Contador in 2007 to win both the yellow and the best young rider jerseys in the 'Race to the Sun.'

Soler's overall win, by a mere four seconds, after he finished third behind back-to-back Nice stage winner, David De La Cruz (Team Sky) and fellow Spaniard Omar Fraile (Astana), further boosts Movistar's all-star stage racing firepower, with the 24-year-old demonstrating he has now every right to be taken as seriously as Mikel Landa, Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde.

Soler is always quick to play down the comparisons with Indurain and Contador, which inevitably followed his spectacular overall victory.

"I've heard it a few times," he said afterwards, "but I'm not at their level yet. I'm still learning."

But he admitted that he had Contador in his mind when he launched his attack on Yates' 37 seconds overnight lead on the Cote de Peille.

"I was trying to replay a little of what Contador did in Paris-Nice," he said. "I was a big fan of his and I wanted to ride in his style. I thought that maybe the stage win was possible, but I was thinking more of the podium than of taking the jersey."

For Yates (Mitchelton-Scott), bushwhacked in the rain by a Spanish trio, it was a bitter ending to a Race to the Sun in which, after winning Saturday's summit finish to La Colmiane, he had high hopes.

Yates had to wait on the finish line to hear of Soler's narrow victory and was clearly bitterly disappointed to lose by just four seconds.

"When Marc went on the attack, we still had a long way to go and I still had many rivals to watch," Yates said. "I can't watch everybody and I can't follow everybody, so you have to take a risk sometimes. In the final, I didn't have the legs to close the gap. But I did the best I could. Today a great rider won.

"Marc did a really good ride and I congratulate him," Yates said. "He's going to be a very good rider but we've known that for a long time already. Of course, I had the stage win yesterday and I'm getting closer to an overall win. I lost the Tour of Romandie on the last day last year in the time trial by 20, or 30 seconds, and I've lost Paris-Nice by four seconds today. So I'm getting closer and hopefully one day I will take the top spot."

How It Unfolded

The weather on the Promenade des Anglais could hardly have been worse this morning, as driving rain and high winds lashed the start area and swept across the hills inland from Nice. There were four non starters for the 110 kilometre final stage: Dries Devenyns (Quick Step), Nils Politt (Katusha), Christophe Laporte and Cyril Lemoine (both Cofidis). They would later be joined by a lengthy list of abandons.

The first signs that the peloton perceived Yates' lead as vulnerable came after 20 kilometres, when de la Cruz, Fraile and Jakob Fuglsang (Astana), together with Jesus Herrada of Cofidis, broke away on the Cote de Levens. As a flurry of attacks came and went in the ebb and flow of the first hour, Yates seemed to expend a lot of energy following moves from rivals including Gorka Izagirre (Bahrain Merida), Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal) and Julian Alaphilippe (Quickstep)

Eventually, after 60 kilometres, Alaphilippe and Fraile led the yellow jersey group by a minute and fifteen, after Fuglsang dropped out of the move following a crash. But when Fraile dropped Alaphilippe and moved ahead, alone, at the foot of the Cote de Peille, that gave Soler, de la Cruz and Gorka Izagirre their cue to give chase.

It was the decisive moment in this year's Paris-Nice and it was too much for Yates, who suddenly found himself isolated and forced to chase, without any team mates. With 40 kilometres still to race, Soler, de la Cruz and Fraile pushed on, maintaining their lead even through the numerous slick and treacherous bends taking them over the Col d'Eze and to the foot of the final climb, the Col des Quatre Chemins.

With Bahrain-Merida's Izagirre brothers moving clear of a faltering Yates to close the gap, the outcome still hung in the balance even as the break sped back down towards the Promenade des Anglais, but then when the Izagirre brothers wiped out, on a left hand hairpin, just six kilometres from the finish, Soler's hopes, not just of a podium finish, but even of overall victory, suddenly got better.

Until that point, with Yates chasing and the Izagirres closing, a Soler win had looked uncertain, but the crash gave the Movistar rider renewed impetus on the fast roads back into central Nice.

"We were a little surprised by how strong Soler was," admitted Bahrain-Merida sports director, Gorazd Stangeli afterwards. "It was a game of poker, deciding whether to attack or to defend our position. After Soler went away, we didn't know which tactic was best, because we could have been in danger of losing Jon's podium spot. I think without the crash they (the Izagirre brothers) would have got onto the podium, because we lost 15 seconds. But they decided to attack and take risks in the descent."

Soler opted not to compete for the win, leaving an exultant de la Cruz to open his account with Team Sky by repeating his stage win from a year ago. Thirty eight seconds later, Yates crossed the line, already looking downcast, in a group containing Wellens and the Izagirre brothers. Soler's overall win may have been a little unexpected, but the 24 year old rode consistently throughout the week, taking second place on the stage four time trial, eighth in the key summit finish at La Colmiane on Saturday and third on the final stage into Nice.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky2:53:06 
2Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team  
3Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:03 
4Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:38 
5Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
6Simon Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott  
7Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
8Richard Carapaz (Ecu) Movistar Team  
9Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
10Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
11Alexis Vuillermoz (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
12Felix Grossschartner (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:55 
13Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:01:30 
14Michael Valgren (Den) Astana Pro Team  
15Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team0:02:45 
16Warren Barguil (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic  
17Paul Martens (Ger) LottoNL-Jumbo0:03:03 
18Oliver Naesen (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:03:44 
19Rudy Molard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
20Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb  
21Pierre Rolland (Fra) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
22Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky  
23Antonio Nibali (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:03:46 
24Matteo Trentin (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott  
25Ilnur Zakarin (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin0:06:13 
26Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:06:26 
27Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Direct Energie0:08:32 
28Jesus Herrada (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
29Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:08:43 
30Tony Gallopin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
31Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Mitchelton-Scott0:09:42 
32Hugo Houle (Can) Astana Pro Team0:09:45 
33Imanol Erviti (Spa) Movistar Team0:10:10 
34Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Mitchelton-Scott0:12:56 
35Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Quick-Step Floors0:12:58 
36Lars Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal0:13:51 
37Remy Di Gregorio (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:14:05 
38Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
39Delio Fernandez Cruz (Spa) Delko Marseille Provence KTM  
40Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Direct Energie  
41Benjamin King (USA) Dimension Data  
42Diego Rosa (Ita) Team Sky  
43Jose Herrada (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
44Pawel Poljanski (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe  
45Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
46Serge Pauwels (Bel) Dimension Data  
47Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
48Natnael Berhane (Eri) Dimension Data  
49Robert Gesink (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo  
50Magnus Cort (Den) Astana Pro Team  
51Dylan van Baarle (Ned) Team Sky  
52Pierre Luc Perichon (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic  
53Eduardo Sepulveda (Arg) Movistar Team  
54Amael Moinard (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic  
55David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky  
56Luis León Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team  
57Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar Team  
58Sebastian Langeveld (Ned) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
59Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:14:10 
60Bauke Mollema (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:19:11 
61Tiago Machado (Por) Katusha-Alpecin0:21:50 
62Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie0:23:42 
63Romain Combaud (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM  
64Julien Bernard (Fra) Trek-Segafredo  
65Hector Carretero (Spa) Movistar Team  
66Carlos Barbero (Spa) Movistar Team  
67Jarlinson Pantano (Col) Trek-Segafredo  
68Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe  
69Jay Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data0:24:34 
70Ryan Gibbons (RSA) Dimension Data  
71Stijn Vandenbergh (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:25:36 
72Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
73Michael Mørkøv (Den) Quick-Step Floors  
74Markel Irizar (Spa) Trek-Segafredo  
75Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
76Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo  
77Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Sunweb  
78Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin  
DNFIan Stannard (GBr) Team Sky  
DNFSven Erik Bystrøm (Nor) UAE Team Emirates  
OOTRory Sutherland (Aus) UAE Team Emirates  
DNFManuele Boaro (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
DNFHeinrich Haussler (Aus) Bahrain-Merida  
OOTLuka Pibernik (Slo) Bahrain-Merida  
DNFTim Declercq (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
DNSDries Devenyns (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
DNFFabio Sabatini (Ita) Quick-Step Floors  
DNFElia Viviani (Ita) Quick-Step Floors  
DNSNils Politt (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin  
OOTEsteban Chaves (Col) Mitchelton-Scott  
DNSAlex Edmondson (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
OOTMathew Hayman (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
DNFJean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team  
DNFSimon Gerrans (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
DNFNicolas Roche (Irl) BMC Racing Team  
DNFJasper De Buyst (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
DNFAndré Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
DNFMarcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
DNFJelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
DNFLaurent Pichon (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic  
DNFTimo Roosen (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo  
DNFLouis Vervaeke (Bel) Team Sunweb  
DNSChristophe Laporte (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
DNSCyril Lemoine (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
DNFMatti Breschel (Den) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
DNFLawson Craddock (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
DNFMitchell Docker (Aus) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
DNFTom Scully (NZl) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
DNFErik Baska (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
DNFJuraj Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
DNFLilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie  
DNFJerome Cousin (Fra) Direct Energie  
DNFFabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie  
DNFPrzemyslaw Kasperkiewicz (Pol) Delko Marseille Provence KTM  
Sprint 1 - Levens
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida3 pts
2Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal2 
3Simon Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott1 
Sprint 2 - La Turbie
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team3 pts
2Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team2 
3David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky1 
Sprint - Finish line
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky15 pts
2Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team12 
3Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team9 
4Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe7 
5Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal6 
6Simon Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott5 
7Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team4 
8Richard Carapaz (Ecu) Movistar Team3 
9Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida2 
10Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida1 
KOM 1 - Cote de Levens - 20.5km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal7 pts
2Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team5 
3Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 
4Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida2 
KOM 2 - Côte de Châteauneuf - 36.5km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team7 pts
2Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team5 
3Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Quick-Step Floors3 
4Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal2 
5Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal1 
KOM 3 - Col de Calaïson - 51km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team7 pts
2Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Quick-Step Floors5 
3Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
4Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Mitchelton-Scott2 
5Simon Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott1 
KOM 4 - Côte de Peille - 67.5km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team10 pts
2Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team8 
3David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky6 
4Antonio Nibali (Ita) Bahrain-Merida4 
5Matteo Trentin (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott3 
6Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida2 
7Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida1 
KOM 5 - Col d'Eze - 83.5km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team10 pts
2Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team8 
3David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky6 
4Antonio Nibali (Ita) Bahrain-Merida4 
5Matteo Trentin (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott3 
6Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida2 
7Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida1 
KOM 6 - Col des Quatres Chemins - 101km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky7 pts
2Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team5 
3Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team3 
Young rider classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team2:53:09 
2Richard Carapaz (Ecu) Movistar Team0:00:35 
3Felix Grossschartner (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:52 
4Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb0:03:41 
5Magnus Cort (Den) Astana Pro Team0:14:02 
6Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie0:23:39 
7Hector Carretero (Spa) Movistar Team  
8Ryan Gibbons (RSA) Dimension Data0:24:31 
9Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida0:25:33 
Team Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Astana Pro Team8:43:33 
3Movistar Team0:06:36 
4AG2R La Mondiale0:08:50 
7Team Sky0:13:34 
8BMC Racing Team0:16:59 
9Lotto Soudal0:24:19 
10Team Fortuneo -Samsic0:26:40 
11Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:32:27 
12Quick-Step Floors0:35:49 
13Team Dimension Data0:38:00 
14Direct Energie0:42:04 
15Delko Marseille Provence-KTM0:47:37 
16Team Katusha-Alpecin0:49:24 
Final General Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team30:22:41 
2Simon Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott0:00:04 
3Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida0:00:14 
4Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida0:00:16 
5Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
6Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:00:32 
7Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:44 
8Alexis Vuillermoz (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:54 
9David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky0:02:15 
10Felix Grossschartner (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:02:35 
11Richard Carapaz (Ecu) Movistar Team0:03:47 
12Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky0:04:08 
13Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb0:05:03 
14Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team0:05:51 
15Rudy Molard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:08:16 
16Ilnur Zakarin (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin0:11:35 
17Warren Barguil (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic0:12:45 
18Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Quick-Step Floors0:14:13 
19Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Mitchelton-Scott0:14:53 
20Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:16:14 
21Luis León Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:17:19 
22Remy Di Gregorio (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:20:15 
23Pierre Rolland (Fra) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:22:09 
24Jose Herrada (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:22:36 
25Oliver Naesen (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:22:59 
26Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:24:25 
27Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:24:47 
28Tony Gallopin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:28:04 
29Pawel Poljanski (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe0:29:13 
30Bauke Mollema (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:29:47 
31Michael Valgren (Den) Astana Pro Team0:31:15 
32Matteo Trentin (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott0:33:01 
33Diego Rosa (Ita) Team Sky0:36:08 
34Natnael Berhane (Eri) Dimension Data0:37:50 
35Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:37:51 
36Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:38:07 
37Delio Fernandez Cruz (Spa) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:38:31 
38Robert Gesink (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:38:35 
39Jarlinson Pantano (Col) Trek-Segafredo0:40:59 
40Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:41:07 
41Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Direct Energie0:43:18 
42Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:44:04 
43Jesus Herrada (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:44:31 
44Imanol Erviti (Spa) Movistar Team0:45:25 
45Benjamin King (USA) Dimension Data0:45:36 
46Julien Bernard (Fra) Trek-Segafredo0:46:03 
47Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Mitchelton-Scott0:47:41 
48Eduardo Sepulveda (Arg) Movistar Team0:47:52 
49Serge Pauwels (Bel) Dimension Data0:48:43 
50Antonio Nibali (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:51:20 
51Tiago Machado (Por) Katusha-Alpecin0:52:15 
52Magnus Cort (Den) Astana Pro Team0:52:49 
53Romain Combaud (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:53:58 
54Paul Martens (Ger) LottoNL-Jumbo0:55:52 
55Amael Moinard (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic0:57:40 
56Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Direct Energie0:59:41 
57Hugo Houle (Can) Astana Pro Team1:00:27 
58Sebastian Langeveld (Ned) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale1:02:07 
59Hector Carretero (Spa) Movistar Team1:04:59 
60Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar Team1:05:15 
61Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:06:09 
62Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida1:08:41 
63Pierre Luc Perichon (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic1:08:54 
64David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky1:09:32 
65Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:10:49 
66Carlos Barbero (Spa) Movistar Team1:11:03 
67Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin1:13:02 
68Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo1:13:27 
69Dylan van Baarle (Ned) Team Sky1:14:11 
70Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie1:16:06 
71Stijn Vandenbergh (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale1:16:44 
72Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Sunweb1:19:07 
73Ryan Gibbons (RSA) Dimension Data1:22:21 
74Lars Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal1:23:52 
75Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe1:27:31 
76Markel Irizar (Spa) Trek-Segafredo1:28:41 
77Jay Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data1:36:14 
78Michael Mørkøv (Den) Quick-Step Floors1:37:11 
Points Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal37 pts
2Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida31 
3Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Quick-Step Floors28 
4Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team27 
5Simon Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott24 
6Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team24 
7Luis León Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team23 
8Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe20 
9Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida17 
10David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky16 
11Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Direct Energie16 
12Rudy Molard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ15 
13Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team14 
14Magnus Cort (Den) Astana Pro Team11 
15Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky9 
16Remy Di Gregorio (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM9 
17Matteo Trentin (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott9 
18Felix Grossschartner (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe8 
19Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb7 
20Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) BMC Racing Team6 
21Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team5 
22Pierre Rolland (Fra) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale4 
23Tony Gallopin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
24Tiago Machado (Por) Katusha-Alpecin3 
25Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 
26Carlos Barbero (Spa) Movistar Team3 
27Jay Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data3 
28Richard Carapaz (Ecu) Movistar Team3 
29Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Mitchelton-Scott2 
30Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2 
31Amael Moinard (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic2 
32Pierre Luc Perichon (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic2 
33Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team1 
34Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida1 
Mountains Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal69 pts
2Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team37 
3Simon Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott21 
4Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team21 
5David De La Cruz (Spa) Team Sky19 
6Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida14 
7Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits14 
8Amael Moinard (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic14 
9Tony Gallopin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale13 
10Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Quick-Step Floors12 
11Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida12 
12Pierre Luc Perichon (Fra) Fortuneo-Samsic11 
13Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team11 
14Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal10 
15Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky9 
16Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team8 
17Antonio Nibali (Ita) Bahrain-Merida8 
18Matteo Trentin (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott6 
19Jarlinson Pantano (Col) Trek-Segafredo6 
20Carlos Barbero (Spa) Movistar Team5 
21Pierre Rolland (Fra) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale4 
22Oliver Naesen (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale4 
23Mikael Cherel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
24Jesus Herrada (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits3 
25Lars Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal3 
26Jay Thomson (RSA) Dimension Data3 
27Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe2 
28Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) BMC Racing Team2 
29Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Mitchelton-Scott2 
30Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team1 
Young rider classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team30:22:41 
2Felix Grossschartner (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:02:35 
3Richard Carapaz (Ecu) Movistar Team0:03:47 
4Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb0:05:03 
5Magnus Cort (Den) Astana Pro Team0:52:49 
6Hector Carretero (Spa) Movistar Team1:04:59 
7Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida1:08:41 
8Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie1:16:06 
9Ryan Gibbons (RSA) Dimension Data1:22:21 
Team Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
2Astana Pro Team0:04:23 
4AG2R La Mondiale0:06:29 
6Team Sky0:10:40 
7Movistar Team0:12:55 
8BMC Racing Team0:33:26 
9Quick-Step Floors1:14:56 
10Cofidis, Solutions Credits1:15:24 
11Team Fortuneo -Samsic1:18:07 
12Team Katusha-Alpecin1:24:22 
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