Demare sprints to stage 4 win in Buochs

Frank retains yellow leader's jersey

Arnaud Démare (FDJ) showed swiftness of thought to win stage 4 of the Tour of Switzerland with a sprint that married savvy to strength in Buochs. The young Frenchman saw off the challenge of Matt Goss (Orica-GreenEdge) and Tyler Farrar (Garmin-Sharp) in the technical finale, while Mathias Frank (BMC) retained his overall lead.

The 161km stage was destined from the outset to end in a bunch sprint, but the sting in the tail came in the form of a deceptive downhill finish and a sharp right-hand bend inside the final 200 metres, elements which caught out a number of more experienced riders but not the 21-year-old Démare.

From his reading of the road book, Démare correctly deduced that the first man into that final corner would emerge victorious and he cleverly nudged his way in ahead of the Orica-GreenEdge sprint train with a shade over 200 metres to go.

From there, Démare was in the box seat, although he had to fight off a fierce comeback from Goss. The Australian closed rapidly on Démare in the finishing straight and would surely have come past him had the line been 50 metres further on.

“It was a delicate finish and it was difficult to interpret,” Démare said afterwards. “It was difficult all day really, but [Yoann] Offredo and [William] Bonnet worked really hard for me. There was a lot of competition because you had guys like Sagan there too, so I’m very happy.”

Peter Sagan’s Cannondale team were prominent near the front of the peloton throughout the afternoon they looked to pilot the Slovak to his second win in as many days, while Tom Boonen’s Omega Pharma-QuickStep team led the pursuit of the last surviving escapee Jens Voigt (RadioShack-Leopard) in the closing kilometres.

Neither Sagan (7th) nor Boonen made any real impact in the sprint, however, while Farrar, John Degenkolb (Argos-Shimano) and Heinrich Haussler (IAM Cycling) also left themselves with too much to do in the finishing straight.

Orica-GreenEdge did succeed in providing Matt Goss with a decent lead-out, but their efforts were foiled by Démare’s invention in the finale. The Beauvais native claimed the inside line on the final corner to sweep in front of them, and then powered his way to his 5th win of the season and perhaps the biggest of his short career.

“I did a lot of the classics and I learnt a lot, and I got some wins too,” said Démare, who claimed a hat-trick of stage wins at the Four Days of Dunkirk. “It was great to get the wins in Dunkirk and the GP de Denain, but to win here in a WorldTour race is just brilliant.”

The stage was animated by a lengthy breakaway featuring Jens Voigt, Olivier Kaisen (Lotto Belisol) and Robert Vrecer (Euskaltel-Euskadi). The trio gained a maximum lead in excess of four minutes, but the odds were stacked against them as the road descended gradually in the final hour of racing.

Voigt’s forcing saw Kaisen dropped on the category two climb of Rengg with 41km to go, and Voigt and Vrecer retained a lead of almost a minute with 15km remaining. By that point, however, Vrecer was beginning to struggle, and Voigt went clear alone 5km from home before he was swept up by the peloton soon afterwards.

There was no change in the overall standings, as Mathias Frank enjoyed a relatively peaceful day in the yellow jersey. The Swiss rider leads 2008 Tour of Switzerland winner Roman Kreuziger (Saxo-Tinkoff) by 23 seconds, while defending champion Rui Costa (Movistar) lies third, 35 seconds down.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ4:08:23 
2Matthew Harley Goss (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
3Tyler Farrar (USA) Garmin-Sharp  
4John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano  
5Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Katusha  
6Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling  
7Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
8Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
9Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
10Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
11Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
12Luke Rowe (GBr) Sky Procycling  
13Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun  
14Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard  
15Boy van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
16Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil (Spa) Movistar Team  
17Julien Simon (Fra) Sojasun  
18Romain Feillu (Fra) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
19Grega Bole (Slo) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
20Adrian Saez (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
21Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
22Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
23Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
24Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
25Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
26Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano  
27Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team  
28David Millar (GBr) Garmin-Sharp  
29Johan Vansummeren (Bel) Garmin-Sharp  
30Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
31Bauke Mollema (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
32Daryl Impey (RSA) Orica-GreenEdge  
33Peter Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
34Oliver Zaugg (Swi) Team Saxo Tinkoff  
35Janez Brajkovic (Slo) Astana Pro Team  
36Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ  
37Vladimir Isaichev (Rus) Katusha  
38Anthony Delaplace (Fra) Sojasun  
39Yannick Talabardon (Fra) Sojasun  
40Jean-Marc Marino (Fra) Sojasun  
41Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
42Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
43Maxime Monfort (Bel) RadioShack Leopard  
44Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) Movistar Team  
45Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
46Vladimir Gusev (Rus) Katusha  
47Daniele Bennati (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
48Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
49Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
50Thomas Leezer (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
51Simon Geschke (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano  
52Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team  
53Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling  
54Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
55Martin Elmiger (Swi) IAM Cycling  
56Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling  
57Jesus Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team  
58Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
59Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
60Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Argos-Shimano  
61Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
62Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
63Maxime Bouet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
64Aidis Kruopis (Ltu) Orica-GreenEdge  
65Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
66José Ivan Gutierrez Palacios (Spa) Movistar Team  
67Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Movistar Team  
68Cameron Meyer (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
69Mickaël Chérel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
70William Bonnet (Fra) FDJ  
71Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team  
72Andrey Amador Bakkazakova (CRc) Movistar Team  
73Maxime Mederel (Fra) Sojasun  
74Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ  
75Damiano Caruso (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
76Maarten Neyens (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
77Arnold Jeannesson (Fra) FDJ  
78Sébastien Reichenbach (Swi) IAM Cycling  
79Hayden Roulston (NZl) RadioShack Leopard  
80Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
81Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
82Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin-Sharp  
83Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha  
84Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-GreenEdge  
85Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
86Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
87Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano  
88Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
89Luis León Sánchez Gil (Spa) Team Blanco  
90Sébastien Minard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
91Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Argos-Shimano  
92Rémi Pauriol (Fra) Sojasun  
93Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
94Edward King (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
95Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
96Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
97Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
98Francis De Greef (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
99Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
100Wesley Kreder (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
101Andy Schleck (Lux) RadioShack Leopard  
102Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
103Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha  
104Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
105Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha  
106Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
107Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling  
108Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
109Baden Cooke (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
110Jonas Ahlstrand (Swe) Team Argos-Shimano  
111Stefano Agostini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
112Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha  
113Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
114Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling  
115Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
116Thomas Lövkvist (Swe) IAM Cycling  
117Patrick Gretsch (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano  
118Jon Izaguirre Insausti (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
119Serge Pauwels (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
120Lucas Sebastian Haedo (Arg) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
121Kevin De Weert (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
122Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Team Blanco  
123Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
124Gabriel Rasch (Nor) Sky Procycling  
125Enrique Sanz (Spa) Movistar Team  
126Jérémy Roy (Fra) FDJ  
127Jonathan Tiernan-Locke (GBr) Sky Procycling  
128Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ  
129Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Katusha  
130Stijn Devolder (Bel) RadioShack Leopard  
131Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard  
132Alex Rasmussen (Den) Garmin-Sharp  
133Ricardo Mestre (Por) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
134Stefan Denifl (Aut) IAM Cycling  
135Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-GreenEdge  
136Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
137Michel Koch (Ger) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
138Joshua Edmondson (GBr) Sky Pro Cycling  
139Simone Ponzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
140Vladimir Karpets (Rus) Movistar Team  
141Amaël Moinard (Fra) BMC Racing Team  
142Simone Stortoni (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
143Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
144Brian Bulgac (Ned) Lotto Belisol  
145Luca Wackermann (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
146Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
147Michael Morkov (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
148Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
149Brice Feillu (Fra) Sojasun  
150Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:00:43 
151Kenny Dehaes (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:00:46 
152Bernhard Eisel (Aut) Sky Procycling0:00:51 
153Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:01:46 
154Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard  
155Stuart O'Grady (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:01:48 
156Cédric Pineau (Fra) FDJ0:01:56 
157Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
158Fabian Cancellara (Swi) RadioShack Leopard  
159Mark Renshaw (Aus) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
160Lachlan David Morton (Aus) Garmin-Sharp  
161Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:06:08 
162Ben Swift (GBr) Sky Procycling0:10:11 
163Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski (USA) Sky Procycling  
DNSFabian Wegmann (Ger) Garmin-Sharp  
Sprint 1 - Hauptstr
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi6 pts
2Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol3 
3Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard1 
Sprint 2 - Seestr
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard6 pts
2Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi3 
3Enrique Sanz (Spa) Movistar Team1 
Sprint 3 - Finish
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ25 pts
2Matthew Harley Goss (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge20 
3Tyler Farrar (USA) Garmin-Sharp16 
4John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano13 
5Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Katusha11 
6Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling10 
7Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling9 
8Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol8 
9Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre-Merida7 
10Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team6 
11Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale5 
12Luke Rowe (GBr) Sky Procycling4 
13Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun3 
14Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard2 
15Boy van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1 
Mountain 1 - Schwanden
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi8 pts
2Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol6 
3Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard4 
4Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling2 
5Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling1 
Mountain 2 - Rengg
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi8 pts
2Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard6 
3Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol4 
4Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling2 
5Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team1 
Mountain 3 - Rengglochstr
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi3 pts
2Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard2 
3Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling1 
Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Vacansoleil - DCM Procycling Team12:25:09 
2Garmin-Sharp  
3Sojasun  
4BMC Racing Team  
5Omega Pharma-QuickStep  
6Team Argos-Shimano  
7Katusha Team  
8Astana Pro Team  
9Lampre-Merida  
10Orica GreenEDGE  
11FDJ  
12Team Saxo -Tinkoff  
13IAM Cycling  
14Movistar Team  
15Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
16AG2R La Mondiale  
17Radioshack Leopard  
18Euskaltel - Euskadi  
19Lotto-Belisol Team  
20Cannondale  
21Sky Procycling  
General classification after stage 5
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team11:48:01 
2Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:00:23 
3Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) Movistar Team0:00:35 
4Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Movistar Team0:00:53 
5Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ0:00:57 
6Bauke Mollema (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:01:08 
7Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin-Sharp0:01:23 
8Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team0:01:26 
9Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:28 
10Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team0:01:39 
11Cameron Meyer (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:01:42 
12Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha0:01:50 
13Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:01:59 
14Janez Brajkovic (Slo) Astana Pro Team0:02:24 
15Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:02:25 
16Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:02:29 
17Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling0:02:38 
18Maxime Bouet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:02:40 
19Sébastien Reichenbach (Swi) IAM Cycling0:02:41 
20Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:02:44 
21Maxime Monfort (Bel) RadioShack Leopard0:03:00 
22Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:03:04 
23Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:04:45 
24Peter Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:04:50 
25Andrey Amador Bakkazakova (CRc) Movistar Team0:04:54 
26Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:04:56 
27Thomas Lövkvist (Swe) IAM Cycling0:04:58 
28Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Team Blanco0:05:38 
29Vladimir Gusev (Rus) Katusha0:05:40 
30Amaël Moinard (Fra) BMC Racing Team0:06:08 
31Luis León Sánchez Gil (Spa) Team Blanco0:06:29 
32Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-GreenEdge0:06:32 
33Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:07:10 
34Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:07:24 
35Mickaël Chérel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:07:50 
36Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling0:07:54 
37Francis De Greef (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:08:31 
38Joshua Edmondson (GBr) Sky Pro Cycling0:08:55 
39Brice Feillu (Fra) Sojasun0:08:57 
40Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha0:09:06 
41Oliver Zaugg (Swi) Team Saxo Tinkoff0:10:46 
42Maxime Mederel (Fra) Sojasun0:10:48 
43Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:10:55 
44Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Argos-Shimano0:10:59 
45Julien Simon (Fra) Sojasun0:11:01 
46Grega Bole (Slo) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:11:04 
47Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:11:19 
48Jon Izaguirre Insausti (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:11:25 
49Simon Geschke (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano0:11:35 
50Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:11:47 
51Kevin De Weert (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:11:51 
52Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:11:57 
53Jérémy Roy (Fra) FDJ0:13:38 
54Stefano Agostini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:13:52 
55Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano0:14:13 
56Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:14:21 
57Johan Vansummeren (Bel) Garmin-Sharp0:14:50 
58Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski (USA) Sky Procycling0:15:28 
59Michel Koch (Ger) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:15:50 
60Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling0:16:20 
61Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:16:46 
62Daryl Impey (RSA) Orica-GreenEdge0:17:02 
63Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:17:10 
64Arnold Jeannesson (Fra) FDJ0:18:04 
65Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Argos-Shimano0:19:03 
66Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:19:21 
67Simone Stortoni (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:19:32 
68Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:19:34 
69Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:19:53 
70Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano0:20:22 
71Sébastien Minard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:20:37 
72Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:20:40 
73Rémi Pauriol (Fra) Sojasun0:20:44 
74Brian Bulgac (Ned) Lotto Belisol0:20:56 
75Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:20:59 
76Martin Elmiger (Swi) IAM Cycling0:21:11 
77Andy Schleck (Lux) RadioShack Leopard0:21:14 
78Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:21:27 
79Mirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:22:06 
80Patrick Gretsch (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano0:22:08 
81Gabriel Rasch (Nor) Sky Procycling0:22:13 
82Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard0:22:25 
83Damiano Caruso (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:22:27 
84Hayden Roulston (NZl) RadioShack Leopard0:22:29 
85Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:22:39 
86Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:22:57 
87Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil (Spa) Movistar Team0:23:34 
88Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:23:36 
89Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Katusha0:24:37 
90Stijn Devolder (Bel) RadioShack Leopard0:24:40 
91Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:24:55 
92Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard0:25:32 
93Jesus Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team0:25:51 
94Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:25:54 
95Serge Pauwels (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:26:35 
96Stefan Denifl (Aut) IAM Cycling0:26:42 
97Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard0:26:46 
98Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:27:08 
99Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha0:27:25 
100Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling0:27:44 
101José Ivan Gutierrez Palacios (Spa) Movistar Team0:27:46 
102Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:28:08 
103Ricardo Mestre (Por) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:28:14 
104Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha0:28:20 
105Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:28:22 
106Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:28:24 
107Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ0:28:26 
108Edward King (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:28:31 
109Jean-Marc Marino (Fra) Sojasun0:28:36 
110Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:28:50 
111Michael Morkov (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:28:51 
112Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling0:28:53 
113Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ0:29:18 
114Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
115Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:29:28 
116Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:29:29 
117William Bonnet (Fra) FDJ0:30:16 
118Adrian Saez (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:30:29 
119John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano0:30:38 
120Yannick Talabardon (Fra) Sojasun0:30:41 
121Maarten Neyens (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:30:56 
122Jonathan Tiernan-Locke (GBr) Sky Procycling0:30:57 
123Boy van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:30:59 
124Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun0:31:21 
125Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:31:22 
126Lucas Sebastian Haedo (Arg) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:31:37 
127Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:31:40 
128Vladimir Isaichev (Rus) Katusha0:31:42 
129Luke Rowe (GBr) Sky Procycling0:32:01 
130Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:32:09 
131Wesley Kreder (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:32:11 
132Anthony Delaplace (Fra) Sojasun0:32:17 
133Vladimir Karpets (Rus) Movistar Team0:32:32 
134Lachlan David Morton (Aus) Garmin-Sharp0:32:46 
135Fabian Cancellara (Swi) RadioShack Leopard0:33:17 
136Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ0:33:44 
137Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Katusha0:33:47 
138Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:33:50 
139Cédric Pineau (Fra) FDJ0:33:52 
140Jonas Ahlstrand (Swe) Team Argos-Shimano0:33:57 
141Tyler Farrar (USA) Garmin-Sharp0:34:03 
142Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:34:04 
143Daniele Bennati (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
144Thomas Leezer (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:34:12 
145Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:34:14 
146David Millar (GBr) Garmin-Sharp0:34:24 
147Simone Ponzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:34:29 
148Matthew Harley Goss (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:34:32 
149Kenny Dehaes (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:34:57 
150Bernhard Eisel (Aut) Sky Procycling0:35:15 
151Alex Rasmussen (Den) Garmin-Sharp0:36:54 
152Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:37:12 
153Baden Cooke (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:37:21 
154Enrique Sanz (Spa) Movistar Team0:37:23 
155Aidis Kruopis (Ltu) Orica-GreenEdge0:37:24 
156Luca Wackermann (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:37:30 
157Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-GreenEdge0:37:31 
158Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:37:34 
159Romain Feillu (Fra) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:37:38 
160Stuart O'Grady (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:39:00 
161Mark Renshaw (Aus) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:39:40 
162Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:40:57 
163Ben Swift (GBr) Sky Procycling0:44:53 
Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ25 pts
2Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling24 
3Bauke Mollema (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team23 
4Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team22 
5Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling20 
6Matthew Harley Goss (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge20 
7Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Team Saxo-Tinkoff16 
8Tyler Farrar (USA) Garmin-Sharp16 
9Cameron Meyer (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge15 
10Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ15 
11Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Movistar Team13 
12Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin-Sharp13 
13John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano13 
14Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) Movistar Team12 
15Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step12 
16Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Katusha11 
17Alex Rasmussen (Den) Garmin-Sharp9 
18Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling8 
19Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi8 
20Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol8 
21Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling7 
22Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre-Merida7 
23Michel Koch (Ger) Cannondale Pro Cycling6 
24Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team6 
25Peter Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma-Quick Step5 
26Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida5 
27Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale5 
28Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team4 
29Luke Rowe (GBr) Sky Procycling4 
30Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
31Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale3 
32Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
33Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun3 
34Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team2 
35Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre-Merida2 
36Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard2 
37Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha1 
38Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling1 
39Boy van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi19 pts
2Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Team Saxo-Tinkoff12 
3Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard12 
4Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol10 
5Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team8 
6Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale8 
7Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ6 
8Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling6 
9Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team5 
10Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling5 
11Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team4 
12Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida4 
13Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step3 
14Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
15Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) Movistar Team2 
16Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin-Sharp2 
17Johan Vansummeren (Bel) Garmin-Sharp2 
18Fabian Cancellara (Swi) RadioShack Leopard2 
19Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
20Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-GreenEdge1 
21Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling1 
22Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team1 
Sprint classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Enrique Sanz (Spa) Movistar Team13 pts
2Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi9 
3Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard7 
4Hayden Roulston (NZl) RadioShack Leopard6 
5Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step6 
6Adrian Saez (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi6 
7Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-GreenEdge3 
8Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team3 
9Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol3 
10Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
11Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff1 
12Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano1 
13Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Astana Pro Team35:29:43 
2Movistar Team0:00:30 
3AG2R La Mondiale0:00:32 
4BMC Racing Team0:01:44 
5IAM Cycling0:03:00 
6Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:05:09 
7Team Saxo -Tinkoff0:06:18 
8Euskaltel - Euskadi0:07:14 
9Katusha Team0:09:50 
10Cannondale0:17:20 
11Orica GreenEDGE0:19:34 
12Sojasun0:20:35 
13Team Argos-Shimano0:22:48 
14Lampre-Merida0:23:03 
15Radioshack Leopard0:23:14 
16FDJ0:26:03 
17Omega Pharma-QuickStep0:26:58 
18Garmin-Sharp0:29:01 
19Sky Procycling0:30:44 
20Vacansoleil - DCM Procycling Team0:43:42 
21Lotto-Belisol Team0:51:39 

 

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