Tirreno-Adriatico: Kittel takes out penultimate stage

Kwiatkowski keeps slim lead ahead of final time trial

Marcel Kittel (Katusha-Alpecin) claimed his second victory of the 2018 Tirreno-Adriatico on Monday, beating Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) to the line on stage 6 after a messy run-in to Fano on the Adriatic coast.

Max Richeze finished third but the Quick-Step Floors lead-out man was only sprinting because Fernando Gaviria had crashed with eight kilometres remaining – an incident that almost took out Sagan himself.

Sagan was right behind Gaviria when the Colombian touched the wheel in front of him and sparked a pile-up in the middle of the bunch. Somehow, in a feat of bike handling you sense few others would be capable of, the world champion stayed upright, though he now faced a battle just to be able to contest the expected sprint finish.

After changing his rear wheel, which was broken by the rider behind him, Sagan chased back on, but that was only half the battle as he then proceeded to bunny hop roundabouts and seek the riskiest lines in order to haul himself towards the front of a reduced peloton that was by now in full swing.

Sagan perhaps paid for those efforts as he opened up his sprint from Kittel's slipstream. He started to draw up alongside the German but was never able to overhaul him, and the result goes down as a repeat of stage 2. It's the second victory of this race and of 2018 for Kittel, whose early-season woes are now a distant memory.

"I was actually just left from Quick-Step, I saw it happening like five metres behind me and I didn't really know who it was at first but then they said it was Gaviria," Kittel said of the crash.

"It's very unfortunate for him, for his team, but we tried to focus on our goal of the stage win and the sprint, and that worked very good. The boys did a very good job and I'm very very proud. On the team today there was nothing to complain about, we controlled the race, we really had one goal, we worked as one team, everyone gave 110 per cent, and I'm very happy to win this stage for the team."

The 153-kilometre penultimate stage from Numana to Fano represented a stall in hostilities in the battle for the overall title, and indeed there was no change in the general classification.

Michal Kwiatkowski (Team Sky) finished safely in the peloton to retain his overall lead, with none of the overall contenders caught up in that crash with Gaviria, though Romain Bardet (AG2R) lost 45 seconds as a result and slipped from 12th to 14th. Moments earlier, Geraint Thomas, who lost the overall lead on stage 4 due to a jammed chain, suffered another mechanical, though he was able to re-join the peloton with the help of Gianni Moscon and Chris Froome.

Ahead of Tuesday's final-day time trial, Kwiatkowski retains a buffer of three seconds over BMC's Damiano Caruso but the Pole had tried to make it more. The stage finished with two laps of a 12.6km circuit, and the first passage of the finish line doubled as an intermediate sprint point, with time bonuses of three, two, and one seconds for the first three riders across the line.

Marcus Burghardt (Bora-Hansgrohe), the last survivor of the day's breakaway, mopped up the first three but when Kwiatkowski went for what was left, Caruso, rather than getting involved himself, sent teammates Greg Van Avermaet and Patrick Bevin to beat him to the line and take the seconds away.

"There was actually a gap between me and Van Avermaet so of course it was difficult to take the bonus seconds but they were there so I was trying at least," said Kwiatkowski. "In the end I came out with nothing, but if I was going to lose Tirreno-Adriatico by two seconds then I'd be really angry."

How it unfolded

A bunch sprint was always the most likely outcome in Fano but that didn't deter the early breakaway hopefuls. In the opening kilometres Burghardt went clear with Krists Neilands (Israel Cycling Academy), Jacopo Mosca (Wilier-Selle Italia) and Artem Nych (Gazprom-Rusvelo).

They built a lead of around 3:30 as the race drifted along at a sedate pace of less than 35kph.

There were two categorised climbs on the 153km route, and Mosca claimed maximum points at the first, at Offagna, after 36 kilometres. The Italian was, however, more concerned about the intermediate sprint positioned between the two climbs, and he duly swept up the points to ensure himself another day in the orange jersey.

The second climb, to Ostra came after 75km just shy of the half-way mark, but it nevertheless saw the complexion of the race change. Burghardt led the way and soon found himself opening a gap on his companions. Leading over the KOM point and onto the short descent, he decided to go it alone.

Such was his superiority, he managed to increase his lead over his three former companions, while keeping the peloton at bay. With 46km remaining, Mosca, Nych, and Neilands were swept up by the peloton but the German champion still had 3:20.

Burghardt led onto the finishing circuit and crossed the line with a minute's advantage and 25km remaining, though he would fade rather suddenly in the end and was caught with 19km left.

After an innocuous crash caused by a piece of traffic furniture forced Wilier's Jakub Mareczko to change bikes, the first lap passed relatively quietly, with Quick-Step Floors positioned en masse at the head of the peloton.

With just over 10km to go Thomas suffered his mechanical. He was still chasing when Gaviria, a favourite for the stage win, touched the wheel in front of him and hit the deck, causing several others to go down with him. Israel Cycling Academy's Guillaume Boivin looked particularly uncomfortable but finished the stage, as did Gaviria, though x-rays would later confirm a broken metacarpal in his left hand.

Gaviria's absence sewed confusion in the closing kilometres as Quick-Step were forced to reassess. They decided Zdenek Stybar would lead out Richeze, though other teams like Katusha were able to have their say in the build-up to the sprint.

Quick-Step, however, found their way back to the front in time for the tight right-hand bend with 400 metres remaining. Bob Jungels led the way, followed by Stybar, and then Richeze. It was a textbook lead-out but Richeze didn't have the speed of Gaviria, and Kittel calmly made his way past.

Sagan nearly provided what would have been, given the circumstances, a spectacular twist, but the German held firm for his second win of the week, with growing whispers as to a possible Milan-San Remo debut this weekend.

"There are good reasons to do it but, like I said before, we will decide that the day after Tirreno-Adriatico," said Kittel. "For now things are looking good but if I go to Milan-San Remo I will go for experience. I've never done that race before but for me it's a dream to go there."

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Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marcel Kittel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin3:49:54 
2Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
3Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Quick-Step Floors  
4Sacha Modolo (Ita) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
5Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quick-Step Floors  
6Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
7Marco Canola (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
8Simone Consonni (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
9Eduard Grosu (Rom) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
10Rick Zabel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin  
11Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo  
12Danny van Poppel (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo  
13Marc Sarreau (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
14Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
15Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky  
16Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky  
17August Jensen (Nor) Israel Cycling Academy  
18Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
19Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
20Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
21Adam Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott  
22Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
23Rigoberto Uran (Col) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
24Daniele Bennati (Ita) Movistar Team  
25Mikel Landa (Spa) Movistar Team  
26George Bennett (NZl) LottoNL-Jumbo  
27Jaime Roson (Spa) Movistar Team  
28Jack Bauer (NZl) Mitchelton-Scott  
29Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) LottoNL-Jumbo  
30Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
31Bob Jungels (Lux) Quick-Step Floors  
32Fabio Aru (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
33Davide Formolo (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe  
34Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
35Edvald Boasson Hagen (Nor) Dimension Data  
36Simone Ponzi (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
37Andrey Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team  
38Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
39Louis Meintjes (RSA) Dimension Data  
40Kristijan Koren (Slo) Bahrain-Merida  
41Iljo Keisse (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
42Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Israel Cycling Academy  
43Andrey Amador (CRc) Movistar Team  
44Scott Thwaites (GBr) Dimension Data  
45Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
46Antoine Duchesne (Can) Groupama-FDJ  
47Daryl Impey (RSA) Mitchelton-Scott  
48Ivan Santaromita (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
49Marco Marcato (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
50Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Bahrain-Merida  
51Simon Clarke (Aus) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
52Julien Vermote (Bel) Dimension Data  
53Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team  
54Davide Villella (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
55Ryan Mullen (Irl) Trek-Segafredo  
56Daniel Oss (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe  
57Niki Terpstra (Ned) Quick-Step Floors  
58Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
59Jakub Mareczko (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia  
60Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo  
61Jos van Emden (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo  
62Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
63Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
64Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
65Oscar Gatto (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
66Aleksandr Vlasov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
67Miguel Angel Lopez (Col) Astana Pro Team  
68Matthias Brändle (Aut) Trek-Segafredo  
69Stepan Kuriyanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
70Jan Polanc (Slo) UAE Team Emirates  
71Salvatore Puccio (Ita) Team Sky  
72Luke Durbridge (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
73Victor Campenaerts (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:00:45 
74Romain Bardet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:50 
75Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
76Steve Morabito (Swi) Groupama-FDJ  
77Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
78Sergey Firsanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
79Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo0:00:57 
80Nikolai Cherkasov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:01:04 
81Aleksandr Riabushenko (Blr) UAE Team Emirates  
82Rafal Majka (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe  
83Primoz Roglic (Slo) LottoNL-Jumbo0:01:05 
84Alex Dowsett (GBr) Katusha-Alpecin  
85Matteo Busato (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia  
86Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:11 
87Alexandre Geniez (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
88Edoardo Zardini (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:01:16 
89Igor Boev (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:01:18 
90Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:27 
91Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:01:29 
92Tony Martin (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin  
93Davide Cimolai (Ita) Groupama-FDJ0:01:40 
94Alberto Bettiol (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:01:47 
95Clement Venturini (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:49 
96Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Lotto Soudal0:01:52 
97Vasil Kiryienka (Blr) Team Sky  
98Jorge Arcas (Spa) Movistar Team0:01:58 
99Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Sunweb  
100Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team  
101Krists Neilands (Lat) Israel Cycling Academy0:02:11 
102Franco Pellizotti (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
103Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin0:02:24 
104Michael Hepburn (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
105Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team0:02:55 
106Filippo Pozzato (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:03:39 
107Marco Coledan (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia  
108Dario Cataldo (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
109Nicola Bagioli (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
110Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin  
111Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
112Filippo Ganna (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
113Alexander Foliforov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
114Jacopo Mosca (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia  
115Daniel Hoelgaard (Nor) Groupama-FDJ  
116José Gonçalves (Por) Katusha-Alpecin  
117Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:04:31 
118Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe  
119Luka Mezgec (Slo) Mitchelton-Scott  
120Patrick Bevin (NZl) BMC Racing Team  
121Julien Duval (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
122Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
123Lennard Kämna (Ger) Team Sunweb  
124Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors  
125Sho Hatsuyama (Jpn) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
126Maarten Wynants (Bel) LottoNL-Jumbo  
127Tom Van Asbroeck (Bel) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
128Chris Froome (GBr) Team Sky  
129Gianni Moscon (Ita) Team Sky0:04:54 
130Jonathan Castroviejo (Spa) Team Sky  
131Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:05:24 
132Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:07:15 
133Taylor Phinney (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
134Guy Sagiv (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy0:07:55 
135Dennis van Winden (Ned) Israel Cycling Academy  
136Chad Haga (USA) Team Sunweb0:08:36 
137Artem Nych (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo  
138Liam Bertazzo (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia  
139Guillaume Boivin (Can) Israel Cycling Academy0:08:38 
DNSLeopold Konig (Cze) Bora-Hansgrohe  
DNSWilco Kelderman (Ned) Team Sunweb  
DNFRamunas Navardauskas (Ltu) Bahrain-Merida  
DNFBen Hermans (Bel) Israel Cycling Academy  
DNFRobert Wagner (Ger) LottoNL-Jumbo  
Points
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marcel Kittel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin12 pts
2Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe10 
3Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Quick-Step Floors8 
4Sacha Modolo (Ita) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale7 
5Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quick-Step Floors6 
6Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Soudal5 
7Marco Canola (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini4 
8Simone Consonni (Ita) UAE Team Emirates3 
9Eduard Grosu (Rom) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini2 
10Rick Zabel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin1 
Sprint 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jacopo Mosca (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia5 pts
2Artem Nych (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo3 
3Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe2 
4Krists Neilands (Lat) Israel Cycling Academy1 
Sprint 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe5 pts
2Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team3 
3Patrick Bevin (NZl) BMC Racing Team2 
4Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky1 
Mountain 1 - Offagna, km 36.2)
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jacopo Mosca (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia5 pts
2Krists Neilands (Lat) Israel Cycling Academy3 
3Artem Nych (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo2 
4Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe1 
Mountain 2 - Ostra, km 75.8)
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe5 pts
2Krists Neilands (Lat) Israel Cycling Academy3 
3Jacopo Mosca (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia2 
4Artem Nych (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo1 
Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Quick-Step Floors11:29:42 
2Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
3LottoNL-Jumbo  
4Bahrain-Merida  
5UAE Team Emirates  
6Movistar Team  
7EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
8Lotto Soudal  
9Bora-Hansgrohe  
10Mitchelton-Scott  
11Team Sky  
12Groupama-FDJ  
13Dimension Data  
14Astana Pro Team  
15Trek-Segafredo  
16Gazprom-Rusvelo0:00:50 
17Katusha-Alpecin0:01:05 
18BMC Racing Team0:01:47 
19Israel-Cycling Academy0:02:11 
20Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:02:21 
21AG2R La Mondiale0:03:12 
22Team Sunweb0:15:05 
General classification after stage 6
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky25:21:22 
2Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:00:03 
3Mikel Landa (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:23 
4Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky0:00:29 
5Rigoberto Uran (Col) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:00:34 
6Adam Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott0:00:36 
7Davide Formolo (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:37 
8Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:00:39 
9George Bennett (NZl) LottoNL-Jumbo0:00:41 
10Jaime Roson (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:47 
11Fabio Aru (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:01:19 
12Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:01:20 
13Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:01:42 
14Romain Bardet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:43 
15Louis Meintjes (RSA) Dimension Data0:02:24 
16Miguel Angel Lopez (Col) Astana Pro Team0:02:42 
17Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:02:50 
18Ivan Santaromita (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:03:45 
19Bob Jungels (Lux) Quick-Step Floors0:03:51 
20Jan Polanc (Slo) UAE Team Emirates0:04:01 
21Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:04:17 
22Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:05:55 
23Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Bahrain-Merida0:06:04 
24Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin0:07:05 
25Edoardo Zardini (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:07:37 
26Sergey Firsanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:07:55 
27Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:07:59 
28José Gonçalves (Por) Katusha-Alpecin0:08:38 
29Steve Morabito (Swi) Groupama-FDJ0:08:52 
30Primoz Roglic (Slo) LottoNL-Jumbo0:09:03 
31Davide Villella (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:10:08 
32Simon Clarke (Aus) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:10:33 
33Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:12:07 
34Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team0:13:01 
35Chris Froome (GBr) Team Sky0:13:31 
36Rafal Majka (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe0:14:44 
37Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale0:14:48 
38Julien Vermote (Bel) Dimension Data0:15:33 
39Andrey Amador (CRc) Movistar Team0:16:37 
40Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:17:23 
41Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quick-Step Floors0:17:38 
42Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:18:14 
43Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe0:18:51 
44Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo0:18:53 
45Daryl Impey (RSA) Mitchelton-Scott0:19:43 
46Tony Martin (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin0:19:45 
47Luke Durbridge (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott0:19:50 
48Vasil Kiryienka (Blr) Team Sky0:20:07 
49Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin0:21:28 
50Jack Bauer (NZl) Mitchelton-Scott0:21:46 
51Daniel Oss (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe0:22:04 
52Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team0:22:43 
53Simone Ponzi (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:22:57 
54Gianni Moscon (Ita) Team Sky0:23:20 
55Scott Thwaites (GBr) Dimension Data0:24:08 
56Franco Pellizotti (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:25:12 
57Davide Cimolai (Ita) Groupama-FDJ0:26:09 
58Kristijan Koren (Slo) Bahrain-Merida0:26:46 
59Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:27:23 
60Andrey Grivko (Ukr) Astana Pro Team0:27:30 
61Edvald Boasson Hagen (Nor) Dimension Data0:27:32 
62Antoine Duchesne (Can) Groupama-FDJ0:27:38 
63Marco Canola (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:27:42 
64Jorge Arcas (Spa) Movistar Team0:27:49 
65Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:27:51 
66Aleksandr Vlasov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:28:39 
67Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
68Matteo Busato (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:30:08 
69Dario Cataldo (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:30:13 
70Michael Hepburn (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott0:31:29 
71Jos van Emden (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:31:41 
72Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:32:02 
73Nikolai Cherkasov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:32:22 
74Oscar Gatto (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:32:56 
75Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Lotto Soudal0:33:08 
76Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) LottoNL-Jumbo0:33:55 
77Marco Marcato (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:34:47 
78Niki Terpstra (Ned) Quick-Step Floors0:35:40 
79Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:36:19 
80Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:36:24 
81Victor Campenaerts (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:36:26 
82Salvatore Puccio (Ita) Team Sky0:36:44 
83Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:36:55 
84Jonathan Castroviejo (Spa) Team Sky0:36:56 
85Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:36:59 
86Clement Venturini (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:37:06 
87Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:38:23 
88Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:38:40 
89Aleksandr Riabushenko (Blr) UAE Team Emirates0:39:14 
90Daniele Bennati (Ita) Movistar Team0:40:01 
91Alberto Bettiol (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:41:21 
92Alexandre Geniez (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:41:34 
93Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors0:41:46 
94Iljo Keisse (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:43:10 
95Daniel Hoelgaard (Nor) Groupama-FDJ0:43:36 
96Luka Mezgec (Slo) Mitchelton-Scott0:43:53 
97Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Quick-Step Floors0:44:11 
98Krists Neilands (Lat) Israel Cycling Academy0:44:24 
99Guillaume Boivin (Can) Israel Cycling Academy0:44:42 
100Sacha Modolo (Ita) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:44:46 
101Alexander Foliforov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:45:08 
102Nicola Bagioli (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:45:12 
103Lennard Kämna (Ger) Team Sunweb0:45:22 
104August Jensen (Nor) Israel Cycling Academy0:45:35 
105Filippo Pozzato (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:46:14 
106Patrick Bevin (NZl) BMC Racing Team0:47:17 
107Julien Duval (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:48:17 
108Danny van Poppel (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:48:32 
109Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:49:20 
110Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:50:58 
111Matthias Brändle (Aut) Trek-Segafredo0:51:48 
112Tom Van Asbroeck (Bel) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:51:59 
113Eduard Grosu (Rom) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:52:01 
114Alex Dowsett (GBr) Katusha-Alpecin0:52:15 
115Simone Consonni (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:52:45 
116Stepan Kuriyanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:53:03 
117Jacopo Mosca (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:53:04 
118Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team0:54:00 
119Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Sunweb0:54:38 
120Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:55:00 
121Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo0:55:26 
122Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Israel Cycling Academy0:55:27 
123Marcel Kittel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin0:55:47 
124Sho Hatsuyama (Jpn) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:56:14 
125Dennis van Winden (Ned) Israel Cycling Academy0:56:43 
126Rick Zabel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin0:56:45 
127Ryan Mullen (Irl) Trek-Segafredo0:58:06 
128Chad Haga (USA) Team Sunweb0:58:37 
129Marc Sarreau (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:59:46 
130Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe1:00:32 
131Jakub Mareczko (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia1:00:33 
132Maarten Wynants (Bel) LottoNL-Jumbo1:00:35 
133Marco Coledan (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia1:00:55 
134Taylor Phinney (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale1:01:04 
135Artem Nych (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo1:01:25 
136Igor Boev (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo1:01:57 
137Guy Sagiv (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy1:02:21 
138Filippo Ganna (Ita) UAE Team Emirates1:03:09 
139Liam Bertazzo (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia1:15:45 
Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jacopo Mosca (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia33 pts
2Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe30 
3Marcel Kittel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin24 
4Adam Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott24 
5Mikel Landa (Spa) Movistar Team21 
6Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal20 
7Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky16 
8Rigoberto Uran (Col) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale13 
9Primoz Roglic (Slo) LottoNL-Jumbo12 
10Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky12 
11Steve Morabito (Swi) Groupama-FDJ10 
12Rafal Majka (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe10 
13Romain Bardet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale9 
14Stepan Kuriyanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo8 
15George Bennett (NZl) LottoNL-Jumbo8 
16Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Quick-Step Floors8 
17Patrick Bevin (NZl) BMC Racing Team8 
18Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe7 
19Fabio Aru (Ita) UAE Team Emirates7 
20Sacha Modolo (Ita) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale7 
21Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quick-Step Floors6 
22Igor Boev (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo6 
23Guy Sagiv (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy6 
24Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Soudal5 
25Nicola Bagioli (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini5 
26Gianni Moscon (Ita) Team Sky4 
27Kristijan Koren (Slo) Bahrain-Merida4 
28Marco Canola (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini4 
29Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors4 
30Alexander Foliforov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo4 
31Eduard Grosu (Rom) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini4 
32Simone Consonni (Ita) UAE Team Emirates4 
33Dennis van Winden (Ned) Israel Cycling Academy4 
34Jaime Roson (Spa) Movistar Team3 
35Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team3 
36Aleksandr Vlasov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo3 
37Krists Neilands (Lat) Israel Cycling Academy3 
38Danny van Poppel (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo3 
39Artem Nych (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo3 
40Antoine Duchesne (Can) Groupama-FDJ2 
41Dario Cataldo (Ita) Astana Pro Team2 
42Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo2 
43Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team1 
44Bob Jungels (Lux) Quick-Step Floors1 
45Luke Durbridge (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott1 
46Niki Terpstra (Ned) Quick-Step Floors1 
47Rick Zabel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin1 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Nicola Bagioli (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini35 pts
2Jacopo Mosca (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia25 
3Dario Cataldo (Ita) Astana Pro Team20 
4Mikel Landa (Spa) Movistar Team15 
5Rafal Majka (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe10 
6Adam Yates (GBr) Mitchelton-Scott8 
7Steve Morabito (Swi) Groupama-FDJ8 
8Sho Hatsuyama (Jpn) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini8 
9George Bennett (NZl) LottoNL-Jumbo7 
10Kristijan Koren (Slo) Bahrain-Merida7 
11Aleksandr Vlasov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo7 
12Krists Neilands (Lat) Israel Cycling Academy7 
13Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe6 
14Primoz Roglic (Slo) LottoNL-Jumbo5 
15Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal5 
16Fabio Aru (Ita) UAE Team Emirates5 
17Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe3 
18Ben Hermans (Bel) Israel Cycling Academy3 
19Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team3 
20Iljo Keisse (Bel) Quick-Step Floors3 
21Artem Nych (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo3 
22Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky2 
23Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team2 
24Antoine Duchesne (Can) Groupama-FDJ2 
25Alexander Foliforov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo2 
26Dennis van Winden (Ned) Israel Cycling Academy2 
27Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky1 
28Romain Bardet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1 
29Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team1 
30Stepan Kuriyanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo1 
31Guy Sagiv (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy1 
Young riders classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal25:22:01 
2Jaime Roson (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:08 
3Miguel Angel Lopez (Col) Astana Pro Team0:02:03 
4Gianni Moscon (Ita) Team Sky0:22:41 
5Aleksandr Vlasov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:28:00 
6Nikolai Cherkasov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:31:43 
7Clement Venturini (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:36:27 
8Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:37:44 
9Aleksandr Riabushenko (Blr) UAE Team Emirates0:38:35 
10Alberto Bettiol (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:40:42 
11Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors0:41:07 
12Daniel Hoelgaard (Nor) Groupama-FDJ0:42:57 
13Krists Neilands (Lat) Israel Cycling Academy0:43:45 
14Nicola Bagioli (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:44:33 
15Lennard Kämna (Ger) Team Sunweb0:44:43 
16Danny van Poppel (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:47:53 
17Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:50:19 
18Simone Consonni (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:52:06 
19Stepan Kuriyanov (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo0:52:24 
20Jacopo Mosca (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:52:25 
21Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo0:54:47 
22Rick Zabel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin0:56:06 
23Ryan Mullen (Irl) Trek-Segafredo0:57:27 
24Marc Sarreau (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:59:07 
25Jakub Mareczko (Ita) Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia0:59:54 
26Artem Nych (Rus) Gazprom-Rusvelo1:00:46 
27Guy Sagiv (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy1:01:42 
28Filippo Ganna (Ita) UAE Team Emirates1:02:30 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Astana Pro Team75:25:54 
2Bahrain-Merida0:00:10 
3Bora-Hansgrohe0:01:41 
4Team Sky0:02:29 
5UAE Team Emirates0:03:19 
6Katusha-Alpecin0:05:37 
7Quick-Step Floors0:09:44 
8Movistar Team0:09:51 
9BMC Racing Team0:18:01 
10EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:20:29 
11Lotto Soudal0:22:35 
12Mitchelton-Scott0:24:56 
13Dimension Data0:27:53 
14Groupama-FDJ0:28:52 
15LottoNL-Jumbo0:30:16 
16AG2R La Mondiale0:35:04 
17Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:37:29 
18Gazprom-Rusvelo0:53:18 
19Trek-Segafredo1:00:56 
20Israel-Cycling Academy1:02:30 
21Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia1:09:46 
22Team Sunweb1:48:04 

 

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