Tony Martin wins the 2013 Tour of Belgium

Sanchez solos to victory on final stage, moves to 2nd on GC

Luis Leon Sanchez (Blanco) soloed to victory on the fifth and final stage of the Tour of Belgium while overnight leader Tony Martin (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) withstood pressure from BMC to claim overall victory.

Franceso Gavazzi (Astana) sprinted to second place on the final stage at the front of four-man chase group 27 seconds behind Sanchez, ahead of world champion Philippe Gilbert (BMC), Andreas Klöden (RadioShack Leopard) and race leader Tony Martin.

"At the end I knew it was up to me on La Redoute," Martin said. "I had an eye on Gilbert and finally I could follow him. Then I had a gap that was big enough that I could more or less stay easy. At the end everything was fine, but I think it was one of the hardest stages for me and for the team."

As the peloton disintegrated in the final hour of racing, Martin had marked his GC rivals and won overall by 36 seconds on Sanchez and 51 seconds in front of Gilbert, both of whom jumped to final podium places from aggressive racing on the final stage.

Entering the 175.6km stage's endgame, Sanchez had dropped his four breakaway companions, Johnny Hoogerland (Vacansoleil-DCM), Alexandr Kolobnev (Katusha), Tom Dumoulin (Argos-Shimano) and Romain Zingle (Cofidis), with 40km remaining and pressed onwards on the hilly parcours, featuring two ascents of the famed La Redoute climb in the final 60km.

When Sanchez rode across the finish line to begin a final 37km circuit, including the La Redoute at 20km to go, he led his former breakaway companions by 26 seconds, a 10-man chase group by 59 seconds and the peloton by 1:50.

At this point Sanchez was the virtual GC leader as he started the day 1:16 behind Tony Martin. The German's Omega Pharma-QuickStep teammates, in an ever decreasing peloton hammered by hills, rain and the pace, worked to reduce the Spaniard's lead and inside of 25km remaining the two chase groups were swept up, leaving just Sanchez at the head of the race with a 50-second lead.

Racing on his home roads, Philippe Gilbert and his BMC teammates ramped up the pace in the approach to the La Redoute and Gilbert struck out alone at the start of the climb with 21km remaining. The Belgian was soon joined by Gavazzi, Klöden and a vigilant Martin, determined to keep his leader's jersey.

Once the La Redoute was complete the four chasers had reduced Sanchez's lead to approximately 30 seconds, but would get no closer over the remainder of the stage. Martin didn't contribute to the chase, content that his GC lead was secure, while Gilbert, Gavazzi and Klöden didn't quite have the horsepower to drop Martin nor bring back the four-time Spanish time trial champion.

Sanchez was extra-motivated to win, with the Tour of Belgium his first racing action of the season. Blanco had sidelined Sanchez since February, concerning the Spaniard's apparent links to Dr. Eufemiano Fuentes, and while the matter remains unresolved still, the Dutch WorldTour squad has allowed him to once again compete.

In just his fifth day of racing in the 2013 season, the 29-year-old Spaniard took a hard-fought victory and moved to second overall at the Tour of Belgium, while Tony Martin sealed overall victory 27 seconds later in the four-man chase group.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team4:42:18 
2Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team4:42:45 
3Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
4Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard  
5Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
6Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Belisol4:43:05 
7Jérôme Baugnies (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team4:43:31 
8Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus4:43:34 
9Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Team Europcar4:43:35 
10Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
11Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
12Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano  
13Maxime Monfort (Bel) RadioShack Leopard  
14Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha  
15Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
16Sébastien Delfosse (Bel) Crelan-Euphony4:44:09 
17Florent Barle (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits4:44:36 
18Nico Sijmens (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
19Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
20Maxime Vantomme (Bel) Crelan-Euphony4:44:38 
21Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Team Argos-Shimano  
22David Veilleux (Can) Team Europcar  
23Simone Ponzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
24Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha  
25Xavier Florencio Cabre (Spa) Katusha  
26Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard  
27Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
28Lars Boom (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team4:45:17 
29Pieter Jacobs (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
30Laurent Evrard (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles4:45:34 
31Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team4:45:38 
32Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha  
33Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team4:46:05 
34Arnaud Labbe (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
35Marc Goos (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
36Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
37Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha  
38Jurgen Van Goolen (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
39Dominik Nerz (Ger) BMC Racing Team4:46:34 
40Artem Ovechkin (Rus) RusVelo4:46:45 
41Philipp Walsleben (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus4:47:41 
42Dennis Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Belisol4:47:47 
43Ben Hermans (Bel) RadioShack Leopard  
44Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
45Stijn Devolder (Bel) RadioShack Leopard  
46Wouter Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
47Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
48Thomas Voeckler (Fra) Team Europcar4:49:45 
49Jelle Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Belisol4:50:18 
50Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step4:51:44 
51Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
52Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
53Stijn Steels (Bel) Crelan-Euphony  
54Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
55Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  
56Evan Huffman (USA) Astana Pro Team  
57Martin Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
58Christophe Premont (Bel) Crelan-Euphony  
59Nikita Novikov (Rus) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
60Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol4:51:55 
61Michael Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus4:52:13 
62Dieter Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus  
63Greg Henderson (NZl) Lotto Belisol5:00:47 
64André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Belisol  
65Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Belisol  
66Thijs Al (Ned) Telenet-Fidea  
67Sven Vanthourenhout (Bel) Crelan-Euphony  
68Pieter Ghyllebert (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction  
69Egidijus Juodvalkis (Ltu) Crelan-Euphony  
70Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
71Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
72Jurgen Van De Walle (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
73Alphonse Vermote (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction  
74Arthur Vanoverberghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
75Aaron Gate (NZl) An Post-Chainreaction  
76Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team  
77Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
78Sebastian Lander (Den) BMC Racing Team  
79Sébastien Turgot (Fra) Team Europcar  
80William Clarke (Aus) Team Argos-Shimano  
81Lubomir Petrus (Cze) BKCP-Powerplus  
82Damien Gaudin (Fra) Team Europcar  
DSQRob Peeters (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  
DNFNikolas Maes (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
DNFAndrew Fenn (GBr) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
DNFFrantisek Rabon (Cze) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
DNFFabian Cancellara (Swi) RadioShack Leopard  
DNFThomas Rohregger (Aut) RadioShack Leopard  
DNFBjörn Leukemans (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
DNFKris Boeckmans (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
DNFThomas Leezer (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
DNFJos Van Emden (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
DNFSep Vanmarcke (Bel) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
DNFMaxim Iglinskiy (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
DNFAndrea Guardini (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
DNFRuslan Tleubayev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
DNFBorut Bozic (Slo) Astana Pro Team  
DNFMikhail Ignatyev (Rus) Katusha  
DNFAlexander Porsev (Rus) Katusha  
DNFTom Veelers (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano  
DNFRoy Curvers (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano  
DNFYann Huguet (Fra) Team Argos-Shimano  
DNFRamon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano  
DNFYves Lampaert (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
DNFTom Van Asbroeck (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
DNFMichael Van Staeyen (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
DNFSven Nys (Bel) Crelan-Euphony  
DNFFrédéric Amorison (Bel) Crelan-Euphony  
DNFJoeri Adams (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  
DNFWout Van Aert (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  
DNFCorne Van Kessel (Ned) Telenet-Fidea  
DNFBart Wellens (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  
DNFJens Vandekinderen (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  
DNFJean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
DNFSteven Caethoven (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
DNFThomas Degand (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
DNFStefan Van Dijk (Ned) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
DNFJames Vanlandschoot (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
DNFBenjamin Verraes (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
DNFAdrien Petit (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
DNFStéphane Poulhies (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
DNFEdwig Cammaerts (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
DNFTony Hurel (Fra) Team Europcar  
DNFAlexandre Pichot (Fra) Team Europcar  
DNFSébastien Chavanel (Fra) Team Europcar  
DNFAlexander Serov (Rus) RusVelo  
DNFEvgeny Kovalev (Rus) RusVelo  
DNFLeonid Krasnov (Rus) RusVelo  
DNFAlexander Mironov (Rus) RusVelo  
DNFRoman Maikin (Rus) RusVelo  
DNFArtur Ershov (Rus) RusVelo  
DNFMark McNally (GBr) An Post-Chainreaction  
DNFGlenn O'Shea (Aus) An Post-Chainreaction  
DNFSteven Van Vooren (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction  
DNFWout Franssen (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction  
DNFNiels Albert (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus  
DNFDavid van der Poel (Ned) BKCP-Powerplus  
DNFGarrit Broeders (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team  
DNFSteven Doms (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team  
DNFDirk Finders (Ger) To Win-Josan Cycling Team  
DNFThomas Op T Eynde (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team  
DNFDieter Uyttersprot (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team  
DNFSean Van De Waeter (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team  
DNFMaxime Anciaux (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles  
DNFOlivier Chevalier (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles  
DNFAntoine Demoitie (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles  
DNFQuentin Bertholet (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles  
DNFJustin Van Hoecke (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles  
DNFJonathan De Witte (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles  
DNSSimon Spilak (Slo) Katusha  
DNSDanilo Napolitano (Ita) Accent Jobs-Wanty  
DNSMatti Stiens (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team  
Synergie SuperSprint - 174,4 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team24 pts
2Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team15 
3Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard9 
Points
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team30 pts
2Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team25 
3Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team22 
4Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard19 
5Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step17 
6Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Belisol15 
7Jérôme Baugnies (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team13 
8Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus12 
9Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Team Europcar11 
10Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team10 
Climb 1 - 42,1 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team10 pts
2Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team7 
3Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team4 
4Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha2 
5William Clarke (Aus) Team Argos-Shimano1 
Climb 2 - 50,6 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team10 pts
2Thomas Rohregger (Aut) RadioShack Leopard7 
3Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team4 
4Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team2 
5Sven Nys (Bel) Crelan-Euphony1 
Climb 3 - 111,3 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team10 pts
2Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise7 
3Björn Leukemans (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team4 
4Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team2 
5Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha1 
Climb 4 - 120,9 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team10 pts
2Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team7 
3Sven Nys (Bel) Crelan-Euphony4 
4Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team2 
5Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha1 
Climb 5 - 156,8 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team10 pts
2Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team7 
3Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step4 
4Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team2 
5Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard1 
Primus CheckPoint 1 - 55,7 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise10 pts
2Thijs Al (Ned) Telenet-Fidea8 
3Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus6 
4Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha4 
5Sven Nys (Bel) Crelan-Euphony2 
Primus CheckPoint 2 - 126 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise10 pts
2Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team8 
3Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits6 
4Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team4 
5Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
Primus CheckPoint 3 - 161,9 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team10 pts
2Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step8 
3Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team6 
4Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team4 
5Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard2 
Young riders
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus4:43:34 
2Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano0:00:01 
3Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha  
4Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:01:02 
5Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Team Argos-Shimano0:01:04 
6Laurent Evrard (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles0:02:00 
7Marc Goos (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:02:31 
8Dominik Nerz (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:03:00 
9Dennis Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:04:13 
10Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
11Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:08:10 
12Stijn Steels (Bel) Crelan-Euphony  
13Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
14Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  
15Evan Huffman (USA) Astana Pro Team  
16Christophe Premont (Bel) Crelan-Euphony  
17Nikita Novikov (Rus) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
18Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:08:21 
19Michael Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus0:08:39 
20Egidijus Juodvalkis (Ltu) Crelan-Euphony0:17:13 
21Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
22Alphonse Vermote (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction  
23Arthur Vanoverberghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
24Aaron Gate (NZl) An Post-Chainreaction  
25Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
26Sebastian Lander (Den) BMC Racing Team  
27Lubomir Petrus (Cze) BKCP-Powerplus  
Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Omega Pharma-Quick-Step Cycling Team14:09:55 
2RadioShack Leopard0:01:03 
3Katusha0:02:56 
4Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:03:45 
5Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:03:56 
6BMC Racing Team0:05:00 
7Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:05:22 
8Team Europcar0:08:03 
9Astana Pro Team0:09:12 
10Crelan-Euphony0:10:36 
11Lotto Belisol0:11:15 
12Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:11:42 
13BKCP-Powerplus0:13:33 
14Team Argos-Shimano0:19:05 
15An Post-Chainreaction0:52:26 
DNFWallonie-Bruxelles  
DNFRusVelo  
DNFTelenet-Fidea  
DNFTo Win-Josan Cycling Team  
DNFAccent Jobs-Wanty  
Final general classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step17:28:32 
2Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:00:36 
3Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:00:51 
4Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard0:01:18 
5Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano0:01:30 
6Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:01:36 
7Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:01:43 
8Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:01:44 
9Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:01:49 
10Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha0:02:04 
11Maxime Monfort (Bel) RadioShack Leopard0:02:16 
12Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Team Europcar0:02:44 
13Maxime Vantomme (Bel) Crelan-Euphony0:03:21 
14Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:03:26 
15Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Team Argos-Shimano0:03:30 
16Sébastien Delfosse (Bel) Crelan-Euphony  
17Nico Sijmens (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:03:32 
18David Veilleux (Can) Team Europcar0:03:38 
19Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard0:03:45 
20Florent Barle (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:03:51 
21Simone Ponzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:04:05 
22Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:04:11 
23Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:04:31 
24Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:04:49 
25Laurent Evrard (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles0:04:53 
26Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha0:05:27 
27Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:05:30 
28Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:05:33 
29Jurgen Van Goolen (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty0:05:43 
30Arnaud Labbe (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
31Stijn Devolder (Bel) RadioShack Leopard0:06:13 
32Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha0:06:14 
33Jérôme Baugnies (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team0:06:29 
34Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:06:38 
35Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:06:52 
36Artem Ovechkin (Rus) RusVelo0:07:57 
37Lars Boom (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:08:15 
38Dominik Nerz (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:08:20 
39Pieter Jacobs (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:09:01 
40Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:09:49 
41Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha0:10:04 
42Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus0:10:14 
43Jelle Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:10:15 
44Xavier Florencio Cabre (Spa) Katusha0:10:36 
45Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:10:51 
46Nikita Novikov (Rus) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:11:00 
47Marc Goos (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:11:19 
48Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:11:22 
49Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:12:02 
50Ben Hermans (Bel) RadioShack Leopard0:12:26 
51Wouter Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:13:04 
52Stijn Steels (Bel) Crelan-Euphony0:14:41 
53Philipp Walsleben (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus0:14:48 
54Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:17:23 
55Dennis Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:17:33 
56Christophe Premont (Bel) Crelan-Euphony0:18:51 
57Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet-Fidea0:19:06 
58André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Belisol0:19:12 
59Evan Huffman (USA) Astana Pro Team0:19:16 
60Greg Henderson (NZl) Lotto Belisol0:19:46 
61Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Belisol0:21:03 
62Martin Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:21:08 
63Sébastien Turgot (Fra) Team Europcar0:22:49 
64Lubomir Petrus (Cze) BKCP-Powerplus0:24:33 
65Dieter Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus0:24:44 
66Michael Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus0:25:13 
67Sven Vanthourenhout (Bel) Crelan-Euphony0:25:47 
68Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:25:59 
69Damien Gaudin (Fra) Team Europcar0:26:00 
70Alphonse Vermote (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction0:26:06 
71Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:26:11 
72Egidijus Juodvalkis (Ltu) Crelan-Euphony0:27:00 
73Arthur Vanoverberghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:27:14 
74Aaron Gate (NZl) An Post-Chainreaction0:27:28 
75Jurgen Van De Walle (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:29:28 
76Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team0:31:04 
77William Clarke (Aus) Team Argos-Shimano0:31:45 
78Sebastian Lander (Den) BMC Racing Team0:31:48 
79Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:32:09 
80Thijs Al (Ned) Telenet-Fidea0:32:19 
81Pieter Ghyllebert (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction0:32:54 
82Thomas Voeckler (Fra) Team Europcar0:38:17 
Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Belisol85 pts
2Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team83 
3Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team63 
4Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step59 
5Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team54 
6Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team51 
7Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step48 
8Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step47 
9Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Team Europcar41 
10Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Belisol39 
11Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard28 
12Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano25 
13Thomas Voeckler (Fra) Team Europcar24 
14Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus24 
15Artem Ovechkin (Rus) RusVelo22 
16Ben Hermans (Bel) RadioShack Leopard17 
17Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step15 
18Sébastien Delfosse (Bel) Crelan-Euphony15 
19Simone Ponzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team15 
20Pieter Jacobs (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise15 
21Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha13 
22Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Team Argos-Shimano13 
23Jérôme Baugnies (Bel) To Win-Josan Cycling Team13 
24Damien Gaudin (Fra) Team Europcar13 
25Maxime Vantomme (Bel) Crelan-Euphony11 
26William Clarke (Aus) Team Argos-Shimano11 
27Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team10 
28Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard9 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team34 pts
2Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team18 
3Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team16 
4Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team10 
5Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team7 
6Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise7 
7Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step4 
8Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha4 
9Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team2 
10Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard1 
11William Clarke (Aus) Team Argos-Shimano1 
Combativity classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise56 pts
2Stijn Steels (Bel) Crelan-Euphony41 
3Sébastien Delfosse (Bel) Crelan-Euphony39 
4Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team33 
5Alphonse Vermote (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction29 
6Sébastien Turgot (Fra) Team Europcar29 
7Florent Barle (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits25 
8Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol23 
9Thomas Voeckler (Fra) Team Europcar19 
10Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard11 
11Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Blanco Pro Cycling Team11 
12Thijs Al (Ned) Telenet-Fidea10 
13Johnny Hoogerland (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team9 
14Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus8 
15Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step8 
16Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits7 
17Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha6 
18Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team6 
19Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team5 
20Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team4 
21Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team3 
22Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise2 
23Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard2 
Young rider classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano17:30:02 
2Alexey Tsatevich (Rus) Katusha0:00:34 
3Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:01:56 
4Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Team Argos-Shimano0:02:00 
5Laurent Evrard (Bel) Wallonie-Bruxelles0:03:23 
6Danny van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:05:08 
7Dominik Nerz (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:06:50 
8Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus0:08:44 
9Nikita Novikov (Rus) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:09:30 
10Marc Goos (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:09:49 
11Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:09:52 
12Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:10:32 
13Stijn Steels (Bel) Crelan-Euphony0:13:11 
14Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:15:53 
15Dennis Vanendert (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:16:03 
16Christophe Premont (Bel) Crelan-Euphony0:17:21 
17Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet-Fidea0:17:36 
18Evan Huffman (USA) Astana Pro Team0:17:46 
19Lubomir Petrus (Cze) BKCP-Powerplus0:23:03 
20Michael Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus0:23:43 
21Alphonse Vermote (Bel) An Post-Chainreaction0:24:36 
22Moreno Hofland (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:24:41 
23Egidijus Juodvalkis (Ltu) Crelan-Euphony0:25:30 
24Arthur Vanoverberghe (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:25:44 
25Aaron Gate (NZl) An Post-Chainreaction0:25:58 
26Sebastian Lander (Den) BMC Racing Team0:30:18 
27Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:30:39 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Omega Pharma-Quick-Step Cycling Team52:29:09 
2RadioShack Leopard0:02:26 
3Katusha0:04:49 
4Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:05:27 
5Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:06:16 
6BMC Racing Team0:06:41 
7Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:08:28 
8Team Europcar0:10:09 
9Astana Pro Team0:12:29 
10Crelan-Euphony0:12:51 
11Lotto Belisol0:14:09 
12Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:14:22 
13Team Argos-Shimano0:22:09 
14BKCP-Powerplus0:35:16 
15An Post-Chainreaction1:08:40 

 

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