Rast wins from break in Meilen

Frank retains yellow jersey

Gregory Rast (RadioShack-Leopard) won the sixth stage of the Tour de Suisse, bringing in another Swiss victory. He was one of four members of an escape group which had built up an enormous lead. Second place went to Mathew Hayman (Sky), and third to Alexandre Kolobnev (Katusha), with no honours place left for Bert Grabsch (Omega Pharma-QuickStep).

The quartet had gotten away 30km into the stage and built up a lead of over 14 minutes at times.

Rast jumped under the 1km marker, and was able to get away, after Grabsch had tried a number of times to do so. His jump was enough that the others didn't bother to seriously follow. Kolobnev and Hayman fought for the seocnd place, a few seconds later, while Grabsch just rolled in.

“It is a big victory for me,” Rast said after the stage. “I have ridden the Tour de Suisse 10 years, this is near my home and so it is very big for me.”

The peloton had taken it easy on the day, and rolled across the finish line 10:43 down, with Peter Sagan (Cannondale) and John Degenkolb (Argos-Shimano) dueling for the honour of winning the field sprint.

There were no changes at the top of the GC, as Mathias Frank (BMC) successfully defended his lead over Roman Kreuziger (Saxo-Tinkoff) and Rui Costa (Movistar).

How it happened

The race started out with a crash in the first three kilometers, and one of its victims was Heinrich Haussler (IAM), who dropped out later in the stage. The day looked to be made for an escape group, and many tried to form that group.

It took 30 kilometers before a group was successful. Mathew Hayman (Sky), Alexander Kolobnev (Katusha), Gregory Rast (RadioShack-Leopard) and Bert Grabsch (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) were the lucky ones, and not only did the peloton let them go, it let go a long way.

The gap grew and grew, reaching 12 minutes with 100 kilometres to go, climbing to 14 minutes shortly after the first climb. The peloton could afford to let them go, as Rast was the best-ranked of the group, more than 25 minutes down.

Once the gap started growing so early so fast, it became fairly obvious that the peloton was willing to let this group do as it wanted.

The breakaway riders hung together the whole way, not competing for the two mountain rankings nor the two intermediate sprints. With 4km to go, though, former time trial world champion Grabsch was the first to give it a try, opening the cat-and-mouse games.The other three knew better than to let the powerful German get away, and thwarted his repeated efforts.

Kolobnev and Hayman were the better sprinters, and so Rast took his chance as he crossed under the flamme rouge. He quickly built up enough of a lead that his victory was assured.

Full Results
1Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard4:23:53 
2Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling0:00:25 
3Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha  
4Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:00:28 
5Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:10:43 
6John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano  
7Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ  
8Ben Swift (GBr) Sky Procycling  
9Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
10Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
11Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Katusha  
12Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun  
13Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
14Boy van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
15Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
16Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
17Maarten Neyens (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
18Aidis Kruopis (Ltu) Orica-GreenEdge  
19Daryl Impey (RSA) Orica-GreenEdge  
20Bauke Mollema (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
21Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
22Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
23Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil (Spa) Movistar Team  
24Daniele Bennati (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
25Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team  
26Bernhard Eisel (Aut) Sky Procycling  
27Vladimir Gusev (Rus) Katusha  
28Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) Movistar Team  
29Sébastien Minard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
30Serge Pauwels (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
31Tyler Farrar (USA) Garmin-Sharp  
32Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
33Peter Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
34Romain Feillu (Fra) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
35Edward King (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
36William Bonnet (Fra) FDJ  
37Mickaël Chérel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
38Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
39Maxime Monfort (Bel) RadioShack Leopard  
40Oliver Zaugg (Swi) Team Saxo Tinkoff  
41Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
42Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
43Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
44Damiano Caruso (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
45Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team  
46Janez Brajkovic (Slo) Astana Pro Team  
47Brice Feillu (Fra) Sojasun  
48Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
49Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin-Sharp  
50Cameron Meyer (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
51Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling  
52Arnold Jeannesson (Fra) FDJ  
53Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ  
54Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ  
55Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
56Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
57Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
58Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano  
59José Ivan Gutierrez Palacios (Spa) Movistar Team  
60Maxime Bouet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
61Francis De Greef (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
62Thomas Lövkvist (Swe) IAM Cycling  
63Luca Wackermann (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
64Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Argos-Shimano  
65Thomas Leezer (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
66Jonas Ahlstrand (Swe) Team Argos-Shimano  
67Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
68Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano  
69Anthony Delaplace (Fra) Sojasun  
70Grega Bole (Slo) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
71Enrique Sanz (Spa) Movistar Team  
72Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha  
73Andrey Amador Bakkazakova (CRc) Movistar Team  
74Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
75Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
76Martin Elmiger (Swi) IAM Cycling  
77Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Team Blanco  
78Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
79Jesus Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team  
80Lucas Sebastian Haedo (Arg) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
81Rémi Pauriol (Fra) Sojasun  
82Michel Koch (Ger) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
83Wesley Kreder (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
84Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
85Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
86Simon Geschke (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano  
87Yannick Talabardon (Fra) Sojasun  
88Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard  
89Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
90Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
91Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
92Luis León Sánchez Gil (Spa) Team Blanco  
93Stefano Agostini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
94Amaël Moinard (Fra) BMC Racing Team  
95Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team  
96Vladimir Karpets (Rus) Movistar Team  
97Adrian Saez (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
98Jonathan Tiernan-Locke (GBr) Sky Procycling  
99Stuart O'Grady (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
100Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
101Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha  
102Andy Schleck (Lux) RadioShack Leopard  
103Gabriel Rasch (Nor) Sky Procycling  
104Michael Morkov (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
105Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
106Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
107Kevin De Weert (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
108Jérémy Roy (Fra) FDJ  
109Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
110Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
111Simone Stortoni (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
112Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
113Vladimir Isaichev (Rus) Katusha  
114Patrick Gretsch (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano  
115David Millar (GBr) Garmin-Sharp  
116Matthew Harley Goss (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
117Maxime Mederel (Fra) Sojasun  
118Luke Rowe (GBr) Sky Procycling  
119Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-GreenEdge  
120Hayden Roulston (NZl) RadioShack Leopard  
121Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
122Sébastien Reichenbach (Swi) IAM Cycling  
123Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha  
124Johan Vansummeren (Bel) Garmin-Sharp  
125Baden Cooke (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge  
126Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling  
127Lachlan David Morton (Aus) Garmin-Sharp  
128Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling  
129Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
130Simone Ponzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
131Julien Simon (Fra) Sojasun  
132Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski (USA) Sky Procycling  
133Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ  
134Stijn Devolder (Bel) RadioShack Leopard  
135Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
136Stefan Denifl (Aut) IAM Cycling  
137Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-GreenEdge  
138Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard  
139Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Argos-Shimano  
140Joshua Edmondson (GBr) Sky Pro Cycling  
141Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
142Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
143Jon Izaguirre Insausti (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi  
144Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
145Jean-Marc Marino (Fra) Sojasun0:11:15 
146Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
147Cédric Pineau (Fra) FDJ0:11:22 
148Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Katusha0:11:24 
149Fabian Cancellara (Swi) RadioShack Leopard0:11:33 
150Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:10:43 
151Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:15:37 
152Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
153Kenny Dehaes (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
154Mark Renshaw (Aus) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
155Ricardo Mestre (Por) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
156Alex Rasmussen (Den) Garmin-Sharp  
157Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
DNFHeinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling  
DNFMirko Selvaggi (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
DNFLloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
DNSJens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
Points
1Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard25pts
2Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling20 
3Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha16 
4Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step13 
5Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling11 
6John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano10 
7Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ9 
8Ben Swift (GBr) Sky Procycling8 
9Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre-Merida7 
10Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Belisol6 
11Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Katusha5 
12Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun4 
13Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
14Boy van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
15Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step1 
Sprint 1 - Küsnacht, 158.8km
1Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard6pts
2Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling3 
3Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha1 
Sprint 2 - Willikonerstr, 175.8km
1Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha6pts
2Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step3 
3Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard1 
Mountain 1 - Schwändistr (Cat. 3) 110km
1Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha5pts
2Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard3 
3Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step2 
4Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling1 
Mountain 2 - Limbergstr (Cat. 3) 163.3km
1Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha5pts
2Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard3 
3Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step2 
4Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling1 
Teams
1RadioShack Leopard13:33:05 
2Sky Procycling0:00:25 
3Katusha  
4Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:00:28 
5BMC Racing Team0:10:43 
6Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
7Cannondale Pro Cycling  
8Orica-GreenEdge  
9Lotto Belisol  
10FDJ  
11Astana Pro Team  
12Ag2R La Mondiale  
13Movistar Team  
14Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
15Lampre-Merida  
16Team Argos-Shimano  
17Sojasun  
18Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
19Euskaltel-Euskadi  
20IAM Cycling  
21Garmin-Sharp  
General classification after stage 6
1Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team20:31:06 
2Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:00:23 
3Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) Movistar Team0:00:35 
4Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ0:00:57 
5Bauke Mollema (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:01:08 
6Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin-Sharp0:01:23 
7Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team0:01:26 
8Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:28 
9Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team0:01:39 
10Cameron Meyer (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:01:42 
11Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha0:01:50 
12Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:01:59 
13Janez Brajkovic (Slo) Astana Pro Team0:02:24 
14Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:02:25 
15Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:02:29 
16Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling0:02:38 
17Maxime Bouet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:02:40 
18Sébastien Reichenbach (Swi) IAM Cycling0:02:41 
19Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:02:44 
20Maxime Monfort (Bel) RadioShack Leopard0:03:00 
21Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:03:04 
22Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:04:45 
23Peter Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:04:50 
24Andrey Amador Bakkazakova (CRc) Movistar Team0:04:54 
25Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:04:56 
26Thomas Lövkvist (Swe) IAM Cycling0:04:58 
27Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Team Blanco0:05:38 
28Vladimir Gusev (Rus) Katusha0:05:40 
29Luis León Sánchez Gil (Spa) Team Blanco0:06:29 
30Amaël Moinard (Fra) BMC Racing Team0:06:38 
31Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:07:49 
32Mickaël Chérel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:07:50 
33Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-GreenEdge0:07:59 
34Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:08:26 
35Francis De Greef (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:08:31 
36Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling0:08:47 
37Brice Feillu (Fra) Sojasun0:08:57 
38Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha0:09:06 
39Joshua Edmondson (GBr) Sky Pro Cycling0:09:21 
40Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:10:55 
41Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Argos-Shimano0:10:59 
42Julien Simon (Fra) Sojasun0:11:01 
43Grega Bole (Slo) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:11:04 
44Oliver Zaugg (Swi) Team Saxo Tinkoff0:11:16 
45Maxime Mederel (Fra) Sojasun0:11:18 
46Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:11:19 
47Simon Geschke (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano0:11:35 
48Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:11:47 
49Kevin De Weert (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:11:51 
50Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:11:57 
51Jon Izaguirre Insausti (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:12:06 
52Stefano Agostini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:13:52 
53Jérémy Roy (Fra) FDJ0:14:08 
54Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:14:21 
55Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano0:14:43 
56Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard0:14:49 
57Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski (USA) Sky Procycling0:15:28 
58Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:16:46 
59Daryl Impey (RSA) Orica-GreenEdge0:17:02 
60Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha0:17:37 
61Arnold Jeannesson (Fra) FDJ0:18:04 
62Johan Vansummeren (Bel) Garmin-Sharp0:18:21 
63Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling0:18:35 
64Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:19:34 
65Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Argos-Shimano0:20:22 
66Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:20:23 
67Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:20:40 
68Rémi Pauriol (Fra) Sojasun0:20:44 
69Andy Schleck (Lux) RadioShack Leopard0:21:14 
70Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:21:27 
71Martin Elmiger (Swi) IAM Cycling0:21:41 
72Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:21:53 
73Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:22:06 
74Hayden Roulston (NZl) RadioShack Leopard0:22:29 
75Patrick Gretsch (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano0:22:38 
76Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:22:57 
77Gabriel Rasch (Nor) Sky Procycling0:22:59 
78Damiano Caruso (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:23:13 
79Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil (Spa) Movistar Team0:23:34 
80Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:23:36 
81Michel Koch (Ger) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:24:41 
82Jesus Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team0:25:51 
83Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:26:01 
84Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Katusha0:26:04 
85Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:26:37 
86Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:27:08 
87Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:27:27 
88Andreas Klöden (Ger) RadioShack Leopard0:27:32 
89Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:27:33 
90Stefan Denifl (Aut) IAM Cycling0:27:35 
91Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling0:27:44 
92José Ivan Gutierrez Palacios (Spa) Movistar Team0:27:46 
93Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:28:22 
94Simone Stortoni (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:28:23 
95Yoann Offredo (Fra) FDJ0:28:26 
96Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha0:28:50 
97Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard0:29:00 
98Jean-Marc Marino (Fra) Sojasun0:29:08 
99Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Argos-Shimano0:29:09 
100Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:29:10 
101Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:29:18 
102Sébastien Minard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:29:28 
103Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ0:29:57 
104Adrian Saez (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi0:30:29 
105John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano0:30:38 
106Yannick Talabardon (Fra) Sojasun0:30:41 
107Jonathan Tiernan-Locke (GBr) Sky Procycling0:30:57 
108Boy van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:30:59 
109Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:31:05 
110Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:31:22 
111Michael Morkov (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:31:23 
112William Bonnet (Fra) FDJ0:31:35 
113Vladimir Isaichev (Rus) Katusha0:31:42 
114Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:32:09 
115Anthony Delaplace (Fra) Sojasun0:32:17 
116Luke Rowe (GBr) Sky Procycling0:32:44 
117Lucas Sebastian Haedo (Arg) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:32:54 
118Stijn Devolder (Bel) RadioShack Leopard0:33:31 
119Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ0:33:44 
120Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Katusha0:33:47 
121Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:34:14 
122David Millar (GBr) Garmin-Sharp0:34:24 
123Matthew Harley Goss (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:34:32 
124Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:34:36 
125Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:34:50 
126Thomas Leezer (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:34:58 
127Simone Ponzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:35:12 
128Serge Pauwels (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:35:26 
129Daniele Bennati (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:35:50 
130Bernhard Eisel (Aut) Sky Procycling0:36:01 
131Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:36:03 
132Fabian Cancellara (Swi) RadioShack Leopard0:36:39 
133Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:37:12 
134Tyler Farrar (USA) Garmin-Sharp0:37:34 
135Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:38:14 
136Edward King (USA) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:38:37 
137Baden Cooke (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:38:48 
138Maarten Neyens (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:39:47 
139Stuart O'Grady (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge0:39:53 
140Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun0:40:12 
141Wesley Kreder (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:41:02 
142Vladimir Karpets (Rus) Movistar Team0:41:23 
143Lachlan David Morton (Aus) Garmin-Sharp0:41:37 
144Ricardo Mestre (Por) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:41:59 
145Cédric Pineau (Fra) FDJ0:43:22 
146Luca Wackermann (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:44:05 
147Jonas Ahlstrand (Swe) Team Argos-Shimano0:45:25 
148Enrique Sanz (Spa) Movistar Team0:46:14 
149Aidis Kruopis (Ltu) Orica-GreenEdge0:46:15 
150Romain Feillu (Fra) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:46:29 
151Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-GreenEdge0:47:37 
152Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:49:03 
153Kenny Dehaes (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:51:19 
154Alex Rasmussen (Den) Garmin-Sharp0:51:54 
155Ben Swift (GBr) Sky Procycling0:53:44 
156Mark Renshaw (Aus) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:54:40 
157Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:57:19 
Points classification
1Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling55pts
2Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ50 
3Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Katusha41 
4Matthew Harley Goss (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge30 
5Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard27 
6Bauke Mollema (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team23 
7John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano23 
8Davide Cimolai (Ita) Lampre-Merida23 
9Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team22 
10Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling20 
11Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Team Saxo-Tinkoff16 
12Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff16 
13Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha16 
14Tyler Farrar (USA) Garmin-Sharp16 
15Cameron Meyer (Aus) Orica-GreenEdge15 
16Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ15 
17Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team14 
18Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin-Sharp13 
19Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step13 
20Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) Movistar Team12 
21Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step12 
22Boy van Poppel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team10 
23Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Belisol10 
24Alex Rasmussen (Den) Garmin-Sharp9 
25Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling8 
26Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi8 
27Ben Swift (GBr) Sky Procycling8 
28Peter Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma-Quick Step7 
29Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling7 
30Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun7 
31Daryl Impey (RSA) Orica-GreenEdge6 
32Michel Koch (Ger) Cannondale Pro Cycling6 
33Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida5 
34Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team4 
35Luke Rowe (GBr) Sky Procycling4 
36Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
37Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale3 
38Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team3 
39Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
40Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team2 
41Diego Ulissi (Ita) Lampre-Merida2 
42Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha1 
43Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling1 
44Julien Simon (Fra) Sojasun1 
45Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step1 
Sprint classification
1Enrique Sanz (Spa) Movistar Team13pts
2Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi9 
3Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard7 
4Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha7 
5Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard7 
6Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team6 
7Hayden Roulston (NZl) RadioShack Leopard6 
8Niki Terpstra (Ned) Omega Pharma-Quick Step6 
9Sébastien Minard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale6 
10Adrian Saez (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi6 
11Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-GreenEdge3 
12Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team3 
13Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling3 
14Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step3 
15Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team3 
16Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Sojasun3 
17Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol3 
18Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team1 
19Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
20Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff1 
21Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Argos-Shimano1 
22Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1 
23Stijn Devolder (Bel) RadioShack Leopard1 
Mountains classification
1Robert Vrecer (Slo) Euskaltel-Euskadi19pts
2Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Team Saxo-Tinkoff12 
3Serge Pauwels (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step12 
4Jens Voigt (Ger) RadioShack Leopard12 
5Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Katusha10 
6Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol10 
7Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team8 
8Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale8 
9Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ6 
10Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale Pro Cycling6 
11Grégory Rast (Swi) RadioShack Leopard6 
12Sébastien Minard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale6 
13Stijn Devolder (Bel) RadioShack Leopard6 
14Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team5 
15Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling5 
16Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team4 
17Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida4 
18Bert Grabsch (Ger) Omega Pharma-Quick Step4 
19Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel - Euskadi3 
20Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Quick Step3 
21Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff3 
22Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) Movistar Team2 
23Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin-Sharp2 
24Thomas Lövkvist (Swe) IAM Cycling2 
25Johan Vansummeren (Bel) Garmin-Sharp2 
26Mathew Hayman (Aus) Sky Procycling2 
27Fabian Cancellara (Swi) RadioShack Leopard2 
28Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team1 
29Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-GreenEdge1 
30Reto Hollenstein (Swi) IAM Cycling1 
31Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team1 
32Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling1 
Teams classification
1Katusha61:38:30 
2Astana Pro Team0:00:28 
3Movistar Team0:00:58 
4Ag2R La Mondiale0:01:00 
5BMC Racing Team0:02:12 
6IAM Cycling0:03:28 
7Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:05:37 
8Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:06:46 
9Euskaltel-Euskadi0:07:42 
10RadioShack Leopard0:12:59 
11Omega Pharma-Quick Step0:17:11 
12Cannondale Pro Cycling0:18:27 
13Orica-GreenEdge0:20:02 
14Sky Procycling0:20:54 
15Sojasun0:21:03 
16Team Argos-Shimano0:23:16 
17Lampre-Merida0:23:31 
18FDJ0:26:31 
19Garmin-Sharp0:33:00 
20Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:44:10 
21Lotto Belisol1:00:58 

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