Simon Gerrans wins the 2016 Tour Down Under

Caleb Ewan wins final day sprint in Adelaide

Simon Gerrans (Orica-GreenEdge) safely negotiated the final stage of the Tour Down Under to claim an unprecedented fourth overall title while his team also celebrated the stage victory with Caleb Ewan. The win was the sixth from six stages for Australian riders in the sole Australian WorldTour race.

Ewan was the first to launch his sprint on the finish straight as he powered away in his low aero position for his second, and Orica-GreenEdge’s fourth, stage of the race. Mark Renshaw (Dimension Data) held off Giacomo Nizzolo (Trek-Segafredo) for second place as Gerrans crossed the line in 11th place.

“It obviously wasn’t just a good week for me, the team showed this week that they are by far the strongest,” Ewan said immediately after winning the stage. “Going into the race with two ambitions of trying to win sprint stages and the GC with Simon but I think he did it perfectly and I am so happy we came away with four stage wins and overall.

Ewan started the sprint in less than ideal position but once he launched, there would be no stopping the 21-year-old.

“I actually got caught a fair way back coming down here, ideally I wanted to be in the first eight wheels but I was way back in the bunch and had to dive in inside the corner, I locked up a few times and it was a bit sketchy but luckily I got into position that I wanted to and my team came up in the end to help me and they placed me behind Sky which was the perfect place to be.”

For Gerrans, a fourth overall win ten years on from his first was built on the back of wins on stage 3 and 4 to see the 35-year-old also take the lead in the WorldTour standings.

“I couldn’t have asked for any more of the guys this week, they really did a sensational job this week. They kept me up the front and out of trouble this week and we tried to get Caleb the best run to the line that we could but what a fantastic week we’ve had.

"We are so lucky to have this race here in Australia, its fantastic to the race the Santos Tour Down Under with Orica-GreenEdge, an Aussie team wining the only WorldTour race we have in Australia, the opening WorldTour race of the season. It’s just awesome, a great way to star the season

How it unfolded

A five-man break of Laurens De Vreese (Astana), Lieuwe Westra (Astana), Carlos Verona (Etixx-Quick Step), George Bennett (Lotto Jumbo) and Adam Phelan (Drapac) managing to get 20 seconds clear at maximum but they were brought back on lap 5.

Thomas De Gendt (Lotto Soudal) and Maarten Tjallingii (LottoNL-Jumbo) jumped away following the catch on lap 6 with Sam Spokes (Drapac) trying to bridge across. Nathan Earle continued Drapac’s aggressive approach to the stage as he jumped off the front in pursuit of De Gendt and Tjallingii.

On lap 7, Cannondale and Tinkoff moved riders forward to try and bring back De Gendt and Tjallingii ahead of the intermediate sprint point. Tjallingii rolled across for the maximum points as Tinkoff lead out Jay McCarthy for the one bonus second, challenged by Cannondale who were looking after Michael Woods, but it was Daryl Impey stealing in for third place.

A crash at the back of the peloton brought down Floris Gerts (BMC) and Anthony Roux (FDJ) on lap 10 as De Gendt rode over Montefiore Hill to claim maximum points with the breakaway’s advantage reaching 30 seconds at the half-way mark of the stage, which averaged 46.6kmh for the first hour.

Trek-Segafredo and UniSA-Australia sent Peter Stetina and Pat Lane, respectively, to control the pacemaking ahead of the second intermediate sprint point. On the approach to the finish, Johan Le Bon (FDJ) jumped clear to try and join the two-leaders as De Gendt won the sprint point without contest. The IAM Cycling-led peloton crossed the line 30 seconds down as Le Bon was shortly back in the bunch.

On Lap 15 the peloton had trimmed the breakaway’s advantage to leave it around 20 seconds. Tjallingii was awarded the combative rider prize as he crested Montefiore for the second KOM prize. On lap 16 Astana attacked the peloton via Laurens De Vreese and Lieuwe Westra as Tjallingii rode away from De Gendt.

Tjallingii was then joined by Westra on lap 17 with Drapac and Lotto Soudal at the front of the race. Dimension Data and Tinkoff came through to up the pace and caught the two leaders on lap 19.

Coming though on the bell lap, the Lotto Soudal and Tinkoff teams lead on other side of the road. Team Sky and Dimension Data moved forward while Luke Durbridge then upped the pace for the final climb over Montefiore Hill. Into the final kilometre and it was a foregone conclusion, with Ewan launching his sprint and simply powering away to claim his seventh win of 2016 by several bike lengths.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge1:55:02 
2Mark Renshaw (Aus) Team Dimension Data  
3Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek–Segafredo  
4Adam Blythe (GBr) Tinkoff  
5Alexey Tsatevitch (Rus) Team Katusha  
6Ben Swift (GBr) Team Sky  
7Marko Kump (Slo) Lampre–Merida  
8Davide Martinelli (Ita) Etixx–Quick-Step  
9Leigh Howard (Aus) IAM Cycling  
10Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale  
11Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge  
12Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
13Steele von Hoff (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
14Greg Henderson (NZl) Lotto Soudal  
15Juan José Lobato Del Valle (Esp) Team Movistar  
16Floris Gerts (Ned) BMC Racing Team  
17Koen De Kort (Ned) Giant–Alpecin  
18Georg Preidler (Aut) Giant–Alpecin  
19Anthony Roux (Fra) FDJ  
20Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
21José Joaquin Rojas (Esp) Team Movistar  
22Luka Pibernik (Slo) Lampre–Merida  
23Jay McCarthy (Aus) Tinkoff  
24Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky  
25Rafael Valls Ferri (Esp) Lotto Soudal  
26Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Soudal  
27Enrico Battaglin (Ita) LottoNL–Jumbo  
28Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale  
29Danilo Wyss (Sui) BMC Racing Team  
30Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Dimension Data  
31Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
32Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Giant–Alpecin  
33Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale  
34Ruben Fernandez Andujar (Esp) Team Movistar  
35Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale  
36Jascha Sütterlin (Ger) Team Movistar  
37Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana  
38Anthony Giacoppo (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
39Steve Morabito (Sui) FDJ  
40Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ  
41David De La Cruz (Esp) Etixx–Quick-Step  
42Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre–Merida  
43Davide Malacarne (Ita) Astana  
44Daryl Impey (Rsa) Orica–GreenEdge  
45Gert Dockx (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
46Boy Van Poppel (Ned) Trek–Segafredo  
47Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana  
48Peter Velits (Svk) BMC Racing Team  
49Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
50Jesús Herrada (Esp) Team Movistar  
51Petr Vakoc (Cze) Etixx–Quick-Step  
52Carlos Verona (Esp) Etixx–Quick-Step  
53Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
54Louis Meintjes (Rsa) Lampre–Merida  
55Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha  
56Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha  
57Chris Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
58Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx–Quick-Step  
59Roger Kluge (Ger) IAM Cycling  
60Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre–Merida  
61Lachlan Norris (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling  
62Federico Zurlo (Ita) Lampre–Merida  
63Nathan Haas (Aus) Team Dimension Data  
64Jarlinson Pantano (Col) IAM Cycling  
65Jesse Sergent (NZl) AG2R La Mondiale  
66Rein Taaramäe (Est) Team Katusha  
67Nelson Oliveira (Por) Team Movistar  
68Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale  
69Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ  
70Ruben Zepuntke (Ger) Cannondale  
71Julian Arredondo (Col) Trek–Segafredo  
72Kiel Reijnen (USA) Trek–Segafredo  
73Michael Albasini (Sui) Orica–GreenEdge  
74George Bennett (NZl) LottoNL–Jumbo  
75Tsgabu Gebremaryam Grmay (Eth) Lampre–Merida  
76Marcel Aregger (Sui) IAM Cycling  
77Adam Phelan (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:00:12 
78Lars Ytting Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal0:00:14 
79Luke Rowe (GBr) Team Sky  
80Bert De Backer (Bel) Giant–Alpecin  
81Martin Velits (Svk) Etixx–Quick-Step  
82Nathan Earle (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling  
83Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff  
84Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha  
85Graeme Brown (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling  
86Mathew Hayman (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:00:19 
87Jack Bobridge (Aus) Trek–Segafredo  
88Lucas Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
89Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Etixx–Quick-Step  
90Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
91Peter Stetina (USA) Trek–Segafredo  
92Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
93Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
94Maxim Belkov (Rus) Team Katusha  
95Gavin Mannion (USA) Drapac Pro Cycling  
96Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo  
97Sean Lake (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
98Patrick Lane (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
99Aleksejs Saramotins (Lat) IAM Cycling0:00:25 
100Murilo Fischer (Bra) FDJ0:00:26 
101Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal  
102Samuel Spokes (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling  
103Simon Geschke (Ger) Giant–Alpecin  
104Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff  
105Carter Jones (USA) Giant–Alpecin  
106Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
107Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale  
108Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky  
109Cheng Ji (Chn) Giant–Alpecin  
110Martijn Keizer (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo0:00:42 
111Bert-Jan Lindeman (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo  
112Rory Sutherland (Aus) Team Movistar  
113Vladimir Isaychev (Rus) Team Katusha  
114David Tanner (Aus) IAM Cycling0:00:44 
115Jaco Venter (Rsa) Team Dimension Data0:00:52 
116Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Trek–Segafredo0:00:54 
117Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:01:14 
118Luke Durbridge (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge  
119Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff  
120Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Esp) Astana  
121Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:19 
122Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana  
123Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJ0:01:22 
124Lars Boom (Ned) Astana0:01:23 
125Songezo Jim (Rsa) Team Dimension Data0:01:27 
126Tyler Farrar (USA) Team Dimension Data0:01:29 
127Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ0:01:31 
128Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff  
129Lieuwe Westra (Ned) Astana  
130Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky0:01:48 
131Ian Stannard (GBr) Team Sky  
132Patrick Shaw (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:02:04 
133Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (Rsa)0:02:06 
134Oscar Gatto (Ita) Tinkoff  
DNFBram Tankink (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo  
Intermediate sprint 1 - Lap 8 - km 36
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo3 
2Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal2 
3Daryl Impey (Rsa) Orica–GreenEdge  
Intermediate sprint 2 - Lap 12 - km 54
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal5 pts
2Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo3 
3Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ2 
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge15 pts
2Mark Renshaw (Aus) Team Dimension Data14 
3Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek–Segafredo13 
4Adam Blythe (GBr) Tinkoff12 
5Alexey Tsatevitch (Rus) Team Katusha11 
6Ben Swift (GBr) Team Sky10 
7Marko Kump (Slo) Lampre–Merida9 
8Davide Martinelli (Ita) Etixx–Quick-Step8 
9Leigh Howard (Aus) IAM Cycling7 
10Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale6 
Mountain 1 - Montefiore Hill - km 43.8
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 pts
2Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo2 
3Jarlinson Pantano (Col) IAM Cycling1 
Mountain 2 - Montefiore Hill - km 66.3
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo3 pts
2Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal2 
3Jarlinson Pantano (Col) IAM Cycling1 
Young riders
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge1:55:02 
2Davide Martinelli (Ita) Etixx–Quick-Step  
3Floris Gerts (Ned) BMC Racing Team  
4Luka Pibernik (Slo) Lampre–Merida  
5Jay McCarthy (Aus) Tinkoff  
6Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale  
7Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Giant–Alpecin  
8Ruben Fernandez Andujar (Esp) Team Movistar  
9Jascha Sütterlin (Ger) Team Movistar  
10Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana  
11Petr Vakoc (Cze) Etixx–Quick-Step  
12Carlos Verona (Esp) Etixx–Quick-Step  
13Louis Meintjes (Rsa) Lampre–Merida  
14Chris Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
15Federico Zurlo (Ita) Lampre–Merida  
16Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale  
17Ruben Zepuntke (Ger) Cannondale  
18Tsgabu Gebremaryam Grmay (Eth) Lampre–Merida  
19Adam Phelan (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:00:12 
20Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff0:00:14 
21Lucas Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:00:19 
22Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Etixx–Quick-Step  
23Gavin Mannion (USA) Drapac Pro Cycling  
24Sean Lake (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
25Patrick Lane (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
26Samuel Spokes (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:00:26 
27Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
28Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:01:14 
29Luke Durbridge (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge  
30Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff0:01:31 
Combativity award
#Rider Name (Country) Team 
 Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo  
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Orica GreenEdge5:45:06 
2Lotto Soudal  
3Team Giant - Alpecin  
4Movistar Team  
5Lampre - Merida  
6Cannondale Pro Cycling Team  
7BMC Racing Team  
8AG2R La Mondiale  
9Dimension Data  
11Etixx - Quick Step  
12UniSA Australia  
13Team Katusha  
14Trek - Segafredo  
15Astana Pro Team  
16IAM Cycling  
17Team Sky  
19Team Lotto Nl - Jumbo  
20Drapac Professional Cycling  
Final general classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge19:11:33 
2Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:00:09 
3Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky0:00:11 
4Jay McCarthy (Aus) Tinkoff0:00:20 
5Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale  
6Ruben Fernandez Andujar (Esp) Team Movistar0:00:28 
7Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
8Rafael Valls Ferri (Esp) Lotto Soudal0:00:36 
9Steve Morabito (Sui) FDJ0:00:49 
10Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale0:00:50 
11Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre–Merida0:00:52 
12Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Dimension Data0:00:56 
13Jesús Herrada (Esp) Team Movistar0:00:58 
14Chris Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia  
15Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Esp) Astana0:01:02 
16Louis Meintjes (Rsa) Lampre–Merida0:01:04 
17Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha0:01:11 
18Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha  
19George Bennett (NZl) LottoNL–Jumbo0:01:15 
20Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale0:01:18 
21David De La Cruz (Esp) Etixx–Quick-Step  
22Carlos Verona (Esp) Etixx–Quick-Step0:01:19 
23Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:01:22 
24Anthony Roux (Fra) FDJ0:01:27 
25Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Giant–Alpecin  
26José Joaquin Rojas (Esp) Team Movistar  
27Petr Vakoc (Cze) Etixx–Quick-Step  
28Lachlan Norris (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:01:35 
29Georg Preidler (Aut) Giant–Alpecin0:01:38 
30Jarlinson Pantano (Col) IAM Cycling0:01:44 
31Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx–Quick-Step0:01:46 
32Davide Malacarne (Ita) Astana0:01:54 
33Jack Bobridge (Aus) Trek–Segafredo0:01:59 
34Nathan Earle (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:02:10 
35Peter Stetina (USA) Trek–Segafredo0:02:13 
36Lars Ytting Bak (Den) Lotto Soudal0:02:22 
37Rein Taaramäe (Est) Team Katusha0:03:00 
38Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
39Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky0:03:06 
40Jascha Sütterlin (Ger) Team Movistar0:03:15 
41Nathan Haas (Aus) Team Dimension Data0:03:20 
42Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:03:50 
43Adam Phelan (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:03:51 
44Daryl Impey (Rsa) Orica–GreenEdge0:04:04 
45Martin Velits (Svk) Etixx–Quick-Step0:04:54 
46Enrico Battaglin (Ita) LottoNL–Jumbo0:05:32 
47Lucas Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:05:46 
48Lieuwe Westra (Ned) Astana0:05:57 
49Alexey Tsatevitch (Rus) Team Katusha0:06:15 
50Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha0:06:23 
51Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky0:07:32 
52Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Soudal0:09:04 
53Carter Jones (USA) Giant–Alpecin0:09:33 
54Tsgabu Gebremaryam Grmay (Eth) Lampre–Merida0:10:00 
55Patrick Lane (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:10:05 
56Anthony Giacoppo (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:11:00 
57Nelson Oliveira (Por) Team Movistar0:11:35 
58Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal0:11:54 
59Luka Pibernik (Slo) Lampre–Merida0:11:58 
60Gavin Mannion (USA) Drapac Pro Cycling0:12:17 
61Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ0:12:24 
62Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff0:12:25 
63Samuel Spokes (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:12:30 
64Jaco Venter (Rsa) Team Dimension Data0:12:48 
65Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (Rsa)0:12:51 
66Gert Dockx (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:13:12 
67Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Trek–Segafredo0:13:39 
68Danilo Wyss (Sui) BMC Racing Team0:13:54 
69David Tanner (Aus) IAM Cycling0:15:35 
70Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ0:16:04 
71Jesse Sergent (NZl) AG2R La Mondiale0:17:01 
72Peter Velits (Svk) BMC Racing Team0:17:33 
73Federico Zurlo (Ita) Lampre–Merida0:17:43 
74Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale0:18:15 
75Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana0:18:32 
76Michael Albasini (Sui) Orica–GreenEdge0:18:46 
77Rory Sutherland (Aus) Team Movistar0:19:11 
78Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre–Merida0:19:31 
79Ian Stannard (GBr) Team Sky0:19:47 
80Julian Arredondo (Col) Trek–Segafredo0:21:15 
81Steele von Hoff (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:21:21 
82Lars Boom (Ned) Astana0:21:24 
83Songezo Jim (Rsa) Team Dimension Data0:21:33 
84Mathew Hayman (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:21:56 
85Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana0:22:04 
86Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff0:22:16 
87Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff0:22:30 
88Luke Durbridge (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:23:01 
89Patrick Shaw (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:23:14 
90Ruben Zepuntke (Ger) Cannondale0:23:20 
91Simon Geschke (Ger) Giant–Alpecin0:23:36 
92Luke Rowe (GBr) Team Sky0:23:40 
93Leigh Howard (Aus) IAM Cycling0:24:18 
94Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:24:53 
95Floris Gerts (Ned) BMC Racing Team0:25:09 
96Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:25:33 
97Boy Van Poppel (Ned) Trek–Segafredo0:25:44 
98Maxim Belkov (Rus) Team Katusha0:25:58 
99Juan José Lobato Del Valle (Esp) Team Movistar0:26:16 
100Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana0:26:20 
101Bert-Jan Lindeman (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo0:26:41 
102Greg Henderson (NZl) Lotto Soudal0:26:49 
103Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff0:26:53 
104Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo0:27:35 
105Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale0:28:33 
106Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Etixx–Quick-Step0:31:11 
107Ben Swift (GBr) Team Sky0:31:36 
108Sean Lake (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:32:24 
109Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale0:32:44 
110Aleksejs Saramotins (Lat) IAM Cycling0:33:37 
111Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek–Segafredo0:33:38 
112Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJ0:34:21 
113Graeme Brown (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:34:24 
114Martijn Keizer (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo0:34:47 
115Marcel Aregger (Sui) IAM Cycling0:35:35 
116Adam Blythe (GBr) Tinkoff0:36:34 
117Murilo Fischer (Bra) FDJ0:36:50 
118Koen De Kort (Ned) Giant–Alpecin0:36:56 
119Mark Renshaw (Aus) Team Dimension Data0:37:24 
120Davide Martinelli (Ita) Etixx–Quick-Step0:37:44 
121Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:37:56 
122Kiel Reijnen (USA) Trek–Segafredo0:38:45 
123Oscar Gatto (Ita) Tinkoff0:39:05 
124Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:39:24 
125Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:40:41 
126Bert De Backer (Bel) Giant–Alpecin0:40:45 
127Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ0:44:06 
128Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale0:44:12 
129Roger Kluge (Ger) IAM Cycling0:44:36 
130Cheng Ji (Chn) Giant–Alpecin0:48:16 
131Tyler Farrar (USA) Team Dimension Data0:49:11 
132Marko Kump (Slo) Lampre–Merida0:50:12 
133Vladimir Isaychev (Rus) Team Katusha0:52:11 
Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge51 pts
2Jay McCarthy (Aus) Tinkoff46 
3Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge38 
4Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) Trek–Segafredo36 
5Ben Swift (GBr) Team Sky33 
6Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky31 
7Mark Renshaw (Aus) Team Dimension Data28 
8Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team27 
9Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale26 
10Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre–Merida26 
11Adam Blythe (GBr) Tinkoff23 
12Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team22 
13Rafael Valls Ferri (Esp) Lotto Soudal21 
14Marko Kump (Slo) Lampre–Merida21 
15Alexey Tsatevitch (Rus) Team Katusha19 
16Wouter Wippert (Ned) Cannondale19 
17Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (Rsa)18 
18Leigh Howard (Aus) IAM Cycling18 
19Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale17 
20Ruben Fernandez Andujar (Esp) Team Movistar16 
21Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale16 
22Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale13 
23Enrico Battaglin (Ita) LottoNL–Jumbo12 
24Danilo Wyss (Sui) BMC Racing Team12 
25Juan José Lobato Del Valle (Esp) Team Movistar12 
26Steve Morabito (Sui) FDJ11 
27Petr Vakoc (Cze) Etixx–Quick-Step11 
28Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Soudal10 
29Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana10 
30Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha9 
31Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal8 
32Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo8 
33Steele von Hoff (Aus) UniSA-Australia8 
34Davide Martinelli (Ita) Etixx–Quick-Step8 
35Anthony Roux (Fra) FDJ7 
36José Joaquin Rojas (Esp) Team Movistar7 
37Jarlinson Pantano (Col) IAM Cycling7 
38Nathan Haas (Aus) Team Dimension Data7 
39Greg Henderson (NZl) Lotto Soudal6 
40Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal5 
41Patrick Shaw (Aus) UniSA-Australia5 
42Sean Lake (Aus) UniSA-Australia5 
43Martijn Keizer (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo5 
44Daryl Impey (Rsa) Orica–GreenEdge4 
45Nelson Oliveira (Por) Team Movistar2 
46Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ2 
47David Tanner (Aus) IAM Cycling2 
48Lars Boom (Ned) Astana2 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky38 pts
2Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team28 
3Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale20 
4Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (Rsa)16 
5Lars Boom (Ned) Astana12 
6Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff10 
7Sean Lake (Aus) UniSA-Australia10 
8Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal9 
9Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale8 
10Nelson Oliveira (Por) Team Movistar8 
11Rafael Valls Ferri (Esp) Lotto Soudal6 
12Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre–Merida6 
13Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Soudal6 
14Patrick Lane (Aus) UniSA-Australia6 
15Martijn Keizer (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo6 
16Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) LottoNL–Jumbo5 
17Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge4 
18Jarlinson Pantano (Col) IAM Cycling4 
19Lucas Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia4 
20Lieuwe Westra (Ned) Astana4 
21Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale4 
22Ruben Fernandez Andujar (Esp) Team Movistar2 
23Daryl Impey (Rsa) Orica–GreenEdge2 
24Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ2 
25Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge2 
Young rider classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jay McCarthy (Aus) Tinkoff19:11:53 
2Ruben Fernandez Andujar (Esp) Team Movistar0:00:08 
3Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale0:00:30 
4Chris Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:00:38 
5Louis Meintjes (Rsa) Lampre–Merida0:00:44 
6Carlos Verona (Esp) Etixx–Quick-Step0:00:59 
7Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Giant–Alpecin0:01:07 
8Petr Vakoc (Cze) Etixx–Quick-Step  
9Jascha Sütterlin (Ger) Team Movistar0:02:55 
10Adam Phelan (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:03:31 
11Lucas Hamilton (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:05:26 
12Tsgabu Gebremaryam Grmay (Eth) Lampre–Merida0:09:40 
13Patrick Lane (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:09:45 
14Luka Pibernik (Slo) Lampre–Merida0:11:38 
15Gavin Mannion (USA) Drapac Pro Cycling0:11:57 
16Samuel Spokes (Aus) Drapac Pro Cycling0:12:10 
17Federico Zurlo (Ita) Lampre–Merida0:17:23 
18Alberto Bettiol (Ita) Cannondale0:17:55 
19Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff0:21:56 
20Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff0:22:10 
21Luke Durbridge (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:22:41 
22Ruben Zepuntke (Ger) Cannondale0:23:00 
23Floris Gerts (Ned) BMC Racing Team0:24:49 
24Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana0:26:00 
25Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Etixx–Quick-Step0:30:51 
26Sean Lake (Aus) UniSA-Australia0:32:04 
27Davide Martinelli (Ita) Etixx–Quick-Step0:37:24 
28Caleb Ewan (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:39:04 
29Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:40:21 
30Michael Hepburn (Aus) Orica–GreenEdge0:54:53 
Team classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Cannondale Pro Cycling Team9:37:15 
2Movistar Team0:00:09 
3Etixx - Quick Step0:01:12 
4Team Katusha0:01:32 
5Lotto Soudal0:01:49 
6Astana Pro Team0:02:52 
7Lampre - Merida0:03:02 
8UniSA Australia0:03:40 
9AG2R La Mondiale0:04:23 
10Drapac Professional Cycling0:04:28 
11Team Sky0:06:11 
12Trek - Segafredo0:06:38 
14Dimension Data0:08:52 
15Team Giant - Alpecin0:09:36 
16Team Lotto Nl - Jumbo0:10:26 
17Orica GreenEdge0:10:32 
18BMC Racing Team0:12:50 
19IAM Cycling0:21:49 

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