Nizzolo strikes again at Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg

Hivert retains the overall lead

Giacomo Nizzolo (RadioShack-Leopard) took his second consecutive victory at the Tour of Luxembourg, beating Russia's Alexei Tsatevich (Katusha) and Italian Pierpaolo De Negri (Vini Fantini-Selle Italia) in the sprint.

The 178km stage from Eschweiler to Diekirch was categorised as the queen stage with eight categorised climbs, including three climbs of the Huelewee in the final 10km lap. The 1500 metre climb contained stretches of over 20% and averaged almost 9%.

Karsten Kroon of Saxo-Tinkoff, Team Europcar's Björn Thurau and Mikhail Ignatiev of Katusha attacked after 20 kilometres into the stage. Their maximum lead was six minutes. The three arrived on the final circuit with a three-minute lead but were clearly tired. Thurau managed to take the mountain jersey but he was dropped on the final climb and then Kroon and Ignatiev were caught in the last three kilometres.

Jonathan Hivert starts the final stage in the yellow leader's jersey. The Sojasun rider finished tenth today and keeps a two second lead on IAM's Matthias Brändle and three seconds on Paul Martens of Blanco Procycling. Radioshack-Leopard's Bob Jungels is in fifth at only six seconds.

Blanco's Paul Martens started the sprint but went a little early and was beaten by Nizzolo, Tsatevich and de Negri.

"Martens had his Blanco team working for him. I was third in the last corner. It was an uphill sprint so it was very, very hard but at 300 metros from the line I was in Martens’ wheel and I overtook him in the final 100 metres," Nizzolo told Cyclingnews.

On Friday Nizzolo survived the climbs well to contest the sprint. His objectives for the third stage were the exactly same.

"My goal today was to suffer as much as possible on the climbs. I tried to follow the wheels as well as I could and died many times. When we caught the two leaders at three or four kilometres from the line, I lined up for the sprint,” Nizzolo told Cyclingnews.

The Luxembourg based team always has the Tour of Luxembourg as an important goal. In 2011 and 2012 they won the overall with Linus Gerdemann and Jakob Fuglsang. Nizzolo confirmed they have overall ambitions this year too.

"Our strategy today was to attack with Jan Bakelants and Bob Jungels. They are our GC guys,” he said.

The Tour of Luxembourg finishes on Sunday with a 143.6km stage from Mersch to the city of Luxembourg. The final stage now features the Rollingergrund climb which wasn't part of last year's final stage.

“It will be very hard. We did the climb in training and it was not easy. I didn’t know today was the queen stage and I don’t believe tomorrow will be for the sprinters like me,” Nizzolo concluded.

Full Results
1Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) RadioShack Leopard4:25:59 
2Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha  
3Pier Paolo De Negri (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia  
4Paul Martens (Ger) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
5Marco Marcato (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
6Nico Sijmens (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
7Egoitz Garcia Echeguibel (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
8Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Team Europcar  
9Wouter Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
10Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Sojasun  
11Björn Leukemans (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
12Jan Bakelants (Bel) RadioShack Leopard  
13Jonathan Fumeaux (Swi) IAM Cycling  
14Maarten Wynants (Bel) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
15Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling  
16Manuele Boaro (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
17Julien El Fares (Fra) Sojasun  
18Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar  
19Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
20Robert Gesink (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
21Vincent Jerome (Fra) Team Europcar  
22Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale  
23Sergio Pardilla Bellon (Spa) MTN-Qhubeka  
24Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
25Bob Jungels (Lux) RadioShack Leopard  
26Carlos Julian Quintero (Col) Colombia  
27Damien Gaudin (Fra) Team Europcar  
28Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha  
29Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
30César Bihel (Fra) Team Differdange-Losch0:01:29 
31Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
32Bruno Pires (Por) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
33Johan Coenen (Bel) Team Differdange-Losch  
34Maxim Belkov (Rus) Katusha  
35Tiago Machado (Por) RadioShack Leopard  
36Stefano Borchi (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia  
37Ruben Perez Moreno (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
38Sébastien Hinault (Fra) IAM Cycling  
39Valentin Iglinskiy (Kaz) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:31 
40Manuel Belletti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
41Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) MTN-Qhubeka  
42Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) AG2R La Mondiale  
43Timofey Kritskiy (Rus) Katusha  
44Jean-Lou Paiani (Fra) Sojasun  
45Pirmin Lang (Swi) IAM Cycling  
46Jacobus Venter (RSA) MTN-Qhubeka0:02:23 
47Jérémie Galland (Fra) Sojasun  
48Juan Jose Lobato Del Valle (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
49Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
50Danilo Hondo (Ger) RadioShack Leopard0:04:25 
51Rémi Cusin (Fra) IAM Cycling  
52Edwin Alcibiades Avila Vanegas (Col) Colombia  
53Leonardo Fabio Duque (Col) Colombia0:05:21 
54Tom Thill (Lux) Luxembourg0:06:07 
55James Vanlandschoot (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
56Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
57Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
58Jérôme Gilbert (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:07:18 
59Arnaud Labbe (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
60Davide Appollonio (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
61Julien Fouchard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
62Timothy Duggan (USA) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
63Jon Aberasturi Izaga (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
64Juan Esteban Arango Carvajal (Col) Colombia  
65Davy Commeyne (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
66Nelson Filipe Santos Simoes Oliveira (Por) RadioShack Leopard  
67Ioannis Tamouridis (Gre) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
68Marko Kump (Slo) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
69Patrick Schelling (Swi) IAM Cycling  
70Laurent Didier (Lux) RadioShack Leopard  
71Martin Reimer (Ger) MTN-Qhubeka  
72Dominic Klemme (Ger) IAM Cycling  
73Evaldas Siskevicius (Ltu) Sojasun  
74Marco Haller (Aut) Katusha  
75Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) MTN-Qhubeka0:08:51 
76Marco Corti (Ita) Colombia  
77Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
78Sébastien Turgot (Fra) Team Europcar  
79Benjamin King (USA) RadioShack Leopard  
80Alexandre Pichot (Fra) Team Europcar  
81Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
82Jacques Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) MTN-Qhubeka  
83Staf Scheirlinckx (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
84Pit Schlechter (Lux) Luxembourg  
85Angelo Tulik (Fra) Team Europcar  
86Alex Kirsch (Lux) Luxembourg  
87Christian Helmig (Lux) Team Differdange-Losch  
88Julian Kern (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale  
89Rafael Andriato (Bra) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia  
90Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling  
91Gerald Ciolek (Ger) MTN-Qhubeka  
92Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
93Rony Martias (Fra) Sojasun  
94Luigi Miletta (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia  
95Gert Joeaar (Est) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
96Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Team Europcar  
97Kevin Hulsmans (Bel) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia  
98Jan Ghyselinck (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
99Alexander Porsev (Rus) Katusha0:12:44 
100Rudiger Selig (Ger) Katusha  
101Janis Dakteris (Lat) Team Differdange-Losch  
102Sascha Weber (Ger) Team Differdange-Losch  
103Ralph Diseviscourt (Lux) Luxembourg  
104Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Katusha  
105Jimmy Engoulvent (Fra) Sojasun0:13:29 
106Maxime Daniel (Fra) Sojasun  
107Carlos Julian Quintero (Col) Colombia  
108Juan Pablo Valencia (Col) Colombia  
109Will Routley (Can) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
110Sjef De Wilde (Bel) Team Differdange-Losch  
111Pablo Urtasun Perez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
112Steffen Radochla (Ger) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
113Kevin Feiereisen (Lux) Luxembourg  
114Gediminas Kaupas (Ltu) Team Differdange-Losch  
115Tim De Troyer (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
116Mattia Pozzo (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia  
117Andreas Stauff (Ger) MTN-Qhubeka0:15:09 
118Mike Diener (Lux) Luxembourg0:23:42 
DNFKevin Van Melsen (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
DNFJoël Zangerle (Lux) Luxembourg  
DNFJérôme Theis (Lux) Luxembourg  
DNFWillem Wauters (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
DNFMads Christensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
DNFSalvador Guardiola Tora (Spa) Team Differdange-Losch  
DNFJarlinson Pantano (Col) Colombia  
DNFSteve Chainel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
DNSThomas De Gendt (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
1Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) RadioShack Leopard20pts
2Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha16 
3Pier Paolo De Negri (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia13 
4Paul Martens (Ger) Blanco Pro Cycling Team11 
5Marco Marcato (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team9 
6Nico Sijmens (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits7 
7Egoitz Garcia Echeguibel (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits5 
8Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Team Europcar3 
9Wouter Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
10Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Sojasun1 
Mountain 1 - (Cat. 1) 62.8km
1Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar5pts
2Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
3Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha2 
4Mattia Pozzo (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia1 
Mountain 2 - (Cat. 1) 82.4km
1Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar5pts
2Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
3Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha2 
4Juan Pablo Valencia (Col) Colombia1 
Mountain 3 - (Cat. 1) 93.9km
1Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar5pts
2Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
3Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha2 
4Juan Pablo Valencia (Col) Colombia1 
Mountain 4 - (Cat. 1) 108.6km
1Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar5pts
2Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha3 
3Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff2 
4Juan Pablo Valencia (Col) Colombia1 
Mountain 5 - (Cat. 1) 125.7km
1Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar5pts
2Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha3 
3Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff2 
4Juan Pablo Valencia (Col) Colombia1 
Mountain 6 - (Cat. 1) 146.9km
1Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar5pts
2Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
3Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha2 
4Danilo Hondo (Ger) RadioShack Leopard1 
Mountain 7 - (Cat. 1) 158km
1Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar5pts
2Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
3Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha2 
4Robert Gesink (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
Mountain 8 - (Cat. 1) 169.1km
1Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha5pts
2Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
3Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar2 
4Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
1Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team13:17:57 
2RadioShack Leopard  
3Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
4Team Europcar  
5Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
7IAM Cycling  
9Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:02:23 
10Ag2R La Mondiale0:03:02 
13Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:10:20 
15Team Differdange-Losch0:11:49 
16Accent Jobs-Wanty0:14:54 
General classification after stage 3
1Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Sojasun13:20:56 
2Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling0:00:02 
3Paul Martens (Ger) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:00:03 
4Damien Gaudin (Fra) Team Europcar0:00:05 
5Bob Jungels (Lux) RadioShack Leopard0:00:06 
6Marco Marcato (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
7Robert Gesink (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:00:07 
8Maarten Wynants (Bel) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:00:08 
9Jan Bakelants (Bel) RadioShack Leopard0:00:09 
10Julien El Fares (Fra) Sojasun0:00:11 
11Manuele Boaro (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:00:12 
12Wouter Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:00:13 
13Nico Sijmens (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
14Jonathan Fumeaux (Swi) IAM Cycling0:00:14 
15Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha0:00:15 
16Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) RadioShack Leopard0:00:16 
17Vincent Jerome (Fra) Team Europcar  
18Egoitz Garcia Echeguibel (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:00:17 
19Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:00:18 
20Björn Leukemans (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
21Pier Paolo De Negri (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:00:23 
22Sergio Pardilla Bellon (Spa) MTN-Qhubeka0:00:28 
23Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:00:40 
24Carlos Julian Quintero (Col) Colombia0:00:42 
25Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Team Europcar0:00:45 
26Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
27Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:49 
28Sébastien Hinault (Fra) IAM Cycling0:01:38 
29Manuel Belletti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:51 
30Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:01:55 
31Johan Coenen (Bel) Team Differdange-Losch0:02:09 
32Pirmin Lang (Swi) IAM Cycling0:02:11 
33Stefano Borchi (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:02:21 
34Tiago Machado (Por) RadioShack Leopard0:02:39 
35Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) MTN-Qhubeka0:02:42 
36Bruno Pires (Por) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
37Juan Jose Lobato Del Valle (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:03:01 
38Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:03:06 
39Jérémie Galland (Fra) Sojasun0:03:07 
40Ruben Perez Moreno (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:03:10 
41Jacobus Venter (RSA) MTN-Qhubeka0:04:01 
42Rémi Cusin (Fra) IAM Cycling0:04:56 
43Edwin Alcibiades Avila Vanegas (Col) Colombia0:05:11 
44Danilo Hondo (Ger) RadioShack Leopard0:05:12 
45Leonardo Fabio Duque (Col) Colombia0:06:05 
46Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha0:06:19 
47Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:06:32 
48Tom Thill (Lux) Luxembourg0:07:24 
49Marko Kump (Slo) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:07:29 
50Maxim Belkov (Rus) Katusha0:07:52 
51Arnaud Labbe (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:07:55 
52Julien Fouchard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:07:58 
53Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale0:08:37 
54Laurent Didier (Lux) RadioShack Leopard0:08:39 
55Patrick Schelling (Swi) IAM Cycling0:08:58 
56Valentin Iglinskiy (Kaz) AG2R La Mondiale0:09:12 
57Jan Ghyselinck (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:09:27 
58Rafael Andriato (Bra) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:09:28 
59Angelo Tulik (Fra) Team Europcar0:09:30 
60Gerald Ciolek (Ger) MTN-Qhubeka0:09:31 
61Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar0:09:33 
62Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Team Europcar0:09:42 
63Martin Reimer (Ger) MTN-Qhubeka0:09:57 
64Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:10:23 
65Alex Kirsch (Lux) Luxembourg0:10:50 
66César Bihel (Fra) Team Differdange-Losch0:11:11 
67Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) AG2R La Mondiale0:11:31 
68Jean-Lou Paiani (Fra) Sojasun0:11:53 
69Timofey Kritskiy (Rus) Katusha0:12:18 
70Marco Haller (Aut) Katusha0:13:29 
71Alexandre Pichot (Fra) Team Europcar0:13:48 
72Will Routley (Can) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:14:24 
73Pablo Urtasun Perez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:14:40 
74James Vanlandschoot (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:15:55 
75Sébastien Turgot (Fra) Team Europcar0:16:41 
76Dominic Klemme (Ger) IAM Cycling0:16:45 
77Davy Commeyne (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:16:52 
78Juan Esteban Arango Carvajal (Col) Colombia0:16:55 
79Ioannis Tamouridis (Gre) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:16:56 
80Davide Appollonio (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:16:57 
81Nelson Filipe Santos Simoes Oliveira (Por) RadioShack Leopard0:16:58 
82Jérôme Gilbert (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:17:08 
83Jon Aberasturi Izaga (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:17:16 
84Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Katusha0:17:22 
85Rudiger Selig (Ger) Katusha0:17:25 
86Timothy Duggan (USA) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:18:04 
87Julian Kern (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale0:18:20 
88Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:18:21 
89Benjamin King (USA) RadioShack Leopard0:18:26 
90Pit Schlechter (Lux) Luxembourg  
91Christian Helmig (Lux) Team Differdange-Losch0:18:27 
92Jacques Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) MTN-Qhubeka  
93Kevin Hulsmans (Bel) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:18:41 
94Marco Corti (Ita) Colombia0:18:47 
95Staf Scheirlinckx (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:19:02 
96Luigi Miletta (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:19:05 
97Gert Joeaar (Est) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:19:10 
98Evaldas Siskevicius (Ltu) Sojasun0:20:53 
99Rony Martias (Fra) Sojasun0:21:43 
100Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling0:22:08 
101Janis Dakteris (Lat) Team Differdange-Losch0:22:32 
102Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:22:36 
103Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) MTN-Qhubeka0:23:20 
104Mattia Pozzo (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:23:32 
105Juan Pablo Valencia (Col) Colombia0:23:33 
106Sascha Weber (Ger) Team Differdange-Losch0:23:49 
107Alexander Porsev (Rus) Katusha0:25:39 
108Ralph Diseviscourt (Lux) Luxembourg0:25:55 
109Jimmy Engoulvent (Fra) Sojasun0:26:13 
110Maxime Daniel (Fra) Sojasun0:26:22 
111Tim De Troyer (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:26:37 
112Gediminas Kaupas (Ltu) Team Differdange-Losch0:26:42 
113Kevin Feiereisen (Lux) Luxembourg0:26:44 
114Sjef De Wilde (Bel) Team Differdange-Losch0:26:58 
115Andreas Stauff (Ger) MTN-Qhubeka0:28:15 
116Steffen Radochla (Ger) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:29:30 
117Carlos Julian Quintero (Col) Colombia0:34:02 
118Mike Diener (Lux) Luxembourg0:38:23 
Points classification
1Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) RadioShack Leopard40pts
2Paul Martens (Ger) Blanco Pro Cycling Team24 
3Alexander Porsev (Rus) Katusha20 
4Marco Marcato (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team20 
5Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha19 
6Marko Kump (Slo) Team Saxo-Tinkoff16 
7Gerald Ciolek (Ger) MTN-Qhubeka16 
8Pier Paolo De Negri (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia13 
9Juan Jose Lobato Del Valle (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi13 
10Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) AG2R La Mondiale11 
11Manuel Belletti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale9 
12Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling9 
13Nico Sijmens (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits7 
14Vincent Jerome (Fra) Team Europcar7 
15Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team7 
16Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Sojasun6 
17Egoitz Garcia Echeguibel (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits6 
18Edwin Alcibiades Avila Vanegas (Col) Colombia5 
19Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Team Europcar3 
20Rafael Andriato (Bra) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia3 
21Manuele Boaro (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff2 
22Wouter Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
23Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) Accent Jobs-Wanty2 
24Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
Mountains classification
1Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar37pts
2Mattia Pozzo (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia24 
3Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff22 
4Carlos Julian Quintero (Col) Colombia21 
5Mikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha21 
6Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) MTN-Qhubeka18 
7Sébastien Turgot (Fra) Team Europcar10 
8Sascha Weber (Ger) Team Differdange-Losch6 
9Juan Pablo Valencia (Col) Colombia4 
10Evaldas Siskevicius (Ltu) Sojasun3 
11Jean-Lou Paiani (Fra) Sojasun2 
12Robert Gesink (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
13Jan Bakelants (Bel) RadioShack Leopard1 
14Danilo Hondo (Ger) RadioShack Leopard1 
15Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
16Staf Scheirlinckx (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty1 
17Rony Martias (Fra) Sojasun1 
18Maxime Daniel (Fra) Sojasun1 
Young riders classification
1Matthias Brandle (Aut) IAM Cycling13:20:58 
2Bob Jungels (Lux) RadioShack Leopard0:00:04 
3Jonathan Fumeaux (Swi) IAM Cycling0:00:12 
4Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha0:00:13 
5Giacomo Nizzolo (Ita) RadioShack Leopard0:00:14 
6Juan Jose Lobato Del Valle (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:02:59 
7Edwin Alcibiades Avila Vanegas (Col) Colombia0:05:09 
8Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:06:30 
9Tom Thill (Lux) Luxembourg0:07:22 
10Marko Kump (Slo) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:07:27 
11Patrick Schelling (Swi) IAM Cycling0:08:56 
12Jan Ghyselinck (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:09:25 
13Angelo Tulik (Fra) Team Europcar0:09:28 
14Bjorn Thurau (Ger) Team Europcar0:09:31 
15Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:10:21 
16Alex Kirsch (Lux) Luxembourg0:10:48 
17César Bihel (Fra) Team Differdange-Losch0:11:09 
18Jean-Lou Paiani (Fra) Sojasun0:11:51 
19Marco Haller (Aut) Katusha0:13:27 
20Davide Appollonio (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:16:55 
21Nelson Filipe Santos Simoes Oliveira (Por) RadioShack Leopard0:16:56 
22Jon Aberasturi Izaga (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:17:14 
23Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Katusha0:17:20 
24Rudiger Selig (Ger) Katusha0:17:23 
25Julian Kern (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale0:18:18 
26Benjamin King (USA) RadioShack Leopard0:18:24 
27Pit Schlechter (Lux) Luxembourg  
28Luigi Miletta (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:19:03 
29Evaldas Siskevicius (Ltu) Sojasun0:20:51 
30Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling0:22:06 
31Janis Dakteris (Lat) Team Differdange-Losch0:22:30 
32Mattia Pozzo (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:23:30 
33Juan Pablo Valencia (Col) Colombia0:23:31 
34Sascha Weber (Ger) Team Differdange-Losch0:23:47 
35Maxime Daniel (Fra) Sojasun0:26:20 
36Tim De Troyer (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:26:35 
37Gediminas Kaupas (Ltu) Team Differdange-Losch0:26:40 
38Kevin Feiereisen (Lux) Luxembourg0:26:42 
39Carlos Julian Quintero (Col) Colombia0:34:00 
40Mike Diener (Lux) Luxembourg0:38:21 
Teams classification
1Blanco Pro Cycling Team40:03:05 
2Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:00:01 
3RadioShack Leopard0:00:14 
4Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:00:36 
5Team Europcar0:00:43 
6IAM Cycling0:01:29 
8Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:03:02 
9Ag2R La Mondiale0:05:03 
13Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:11:43 
15Accent Jobs-Wanty0:25:32 
16Team Differdange-Losch0:29:31 

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