Tour de Suisse: Pozzovivo takes emphatic win on La Punt

AG2R La Mondiale rider takes race lead from Caruso

Domenico Pozzovivo (AG2R La Mondiale) rode to victory and into the yellow jersey on stage 6 of the Tour de Suisse, catching lone leader Michael Woods (Cannondale-Drapac) at the top of the Albulapass and then dropping him on the wet descent to the line.

The Italian was third overall at the start of the day with a 25-second deficit to Damiano Caruso, so there was a tense wait after the BMC rider crossed the line in a fragmented GC group 15 seconds back, with Pozzovivo's 10 bonus seconds putting them dead level on time. In the end the organisers put Pozzovivo atop the standings.

Rui Costa (UAE Team Emirates) was second on the stage, four seconds behind Pozzovivo, with Ion Izaguirre taking third alongside him in a three-man group that also included Pozzovivo's teammate Mathias Frank.

Simon Spilak (Katusha-Alpecin) and Steven Kruijswijk (LottoNL-Jumbo) were next across the line, followed shortly by a desperate Caruso, who had responded time and again to the attacks on the final climb.

Also in that fragmented GC group were Mikel Nieve (Team Sky), Marc Soler (Movistar), and Pello Bilbao (Astana). The latter moved into the top 10 overall at the expense of Tao Geoghegan Hart (Team Sky), who attacked on the final climb before falling away.

A crestfallen Woods crossed the line in 10th place. He made the breakaway that went clear after 40 or so kilometres on the San Bernadino climb, one of two big climbs on the 166.7km stage from Locarno to La Punt-Chamues.

The former runner attacked early on the Albulapass, a 15km hors-categorie ascent, and it looked like he was on his way to his first victory as a fully-fledged professional, until the GC riders started attacking each other. It was Pozzovivo's dig, less than four kilometres from the summit, that did for him, and the Italian joined him over the top for the 9.7km run to the line – made up of a plateau and a descent.

As the rain began to lash down, Pozzovivo's experience, perhaps, made the difference as Woods struggled with the lines on the descent. Caruso and the GC group were advancing, but the 34-year-old did enough to hold them off and take his first victory since 2015.

"This is a very important victory, a WorldTour race, and the first big race for me after the Giro, so it's a big satisfaction for the whole squad. I was waiting for a victory like this because I was very strong in the Tour of the Alps, and then had a good Giro," said Pozzovivo.

"The Giro was very hard but I came out of it with a good condition. Today was a very hard day with lots of climbing, but I'm really happy I was able to win."

How it unfolded

As was the case on Wednesday, there was a big fight to get into the breakaway, and the peloton remained as one all the way to the San Bernadino climb.

Once on it, Tomasz Marczynski (Lotto Soudal) succeeded in pulling a group clear, joined by Woods, Philip Deignan (Team Sky), Jan Bakelants (Ag2r La Mondiale), Carlos Verona (Orica-Scott), Antonio Pedrero (Movistar), Ondrej Cink (Bahrain-Merida), Simone Petilli (UAE Team Emirates), and Bart De Clerq (Lotto Soudal). Matvey Mamykin (Katusha-Alpecin) was late to the party but bridged across to make it 10.

Bakelants led them over the top as they opened up a lead of two minutes on the long climb, and stretched it out to three minutes on the even longer descent to the foot of the Albulapass.

Petilli was the first to attack on the early slopes and was quickly followed by Woods and Bakelants, though Woods was soon on his own as the other breakaway members fell back.

In the peloton behind, Larry Warbasse (Aqua Blue Sport) and Tao Geoghegan Hart attacked, with the Sky rider forging on alone before being caught by CCC's Jan Hirt. The Czech rider then attacked and linked up with his compatriot Cink, with Geoghegan Hart paying for his effort and being passed by the GC group.

It was the yellow jersey Caruso who kicked off the hostilities between the real GC contenders, favouring attack as the best form of defence. Soler was alive to it and the two traded blows, causing the group to thin considerably. Nieve was a constant attacking force along with Izaguirre, while Kruijswijk, second overall at the start of the day, largely maintained a watching brief, while Caruso covered many of the attacks.

The GC group was down to around eight by that point, with Spilak and Bilbao hanging precariously off the back. With just over four kilometres to the top, Kruijswijk put in his attack and only Caruso, Izaguirre and Pozzovivo could follow, though Pozzovivo soon kicked again and rapidly carved out an advantage.

By the top of the climb he was up with Woods, while Caruso, Costa, Kruijswijk, Izaguirre, Bilbao, Frank, Soler, and Spilak slotted into a chase group 40 seconds back.

They made up 20 seconds or so on the plateau and closed in on Woods as the road dropped down, but Pozzovivo judged his lines well and took a decent margin into the final few hundred metres, riding all the way to the line to take the race lead by the narrowest of margins.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale4:38:49 
2Rui Costa (Por) UAE Team Emirates0:00:04 
3Jon Izaguirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
4Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale  
5Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:12 
6Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
7Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:00:15 
8Pello Bilbao (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:00:18 
9Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team  
10Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale-Drapac0:00:21 
11Mikel Nieve (Spa) Team Sky0:00:24 
12Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:34 
13Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:01:40 
14Victor De La Parte (Spa) Movistar Team0:01:46 
15Valerio Conti (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:01:56 
16Tao Geoghegan Hart (GBr) Team Sky0:02:22 
17Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data  
18Jan Hirt (Cze) CCC Sprandi Polkowice  
19Ondrej Cink (Cze) Bahrain-Merida  
20Antonio Pedrero (Spa) Movistar Team0:02:36 
21Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:03:11 
22Carlos Verona (Spa) Orica-Scott0:03:24 
23Carlos Betancur (Col) Movistar Team  
24Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:04:29 
25Joe Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale-Drapac  
26Steve Morabito (Swi) FDJ0:05:21 
27Daan Olivier (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
28Martijn Tusveld (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:05:24 
29Odd Christian Eiking (Nor) FDJ0:05:36 
30Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin0:05:43 
31Mekseb Debesay (Eri) Dimension Data0:06:16 
32Tsgabu Grmay (Eth) Bahrain-Merida  
33Arthur Vichot (Fra) FDJ0:07:25 
34Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:09:58 
35Darwin Atapuma (Col) UAE Team Emirates0:10:15 
36Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team0:10:29 
37Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac  
38Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:11:32 
39Matej Mohoric (Slo) UAE Team Emirates  
40Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:11:59 
41Philip Deignan (Irl) Team Sky  
42Simone Petilli (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:12:08 
43Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Direct Energie0:12:29 
44Hugh Carthy (GBr) Cannondale-Drapac  
45Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
46Hugo Houle (Can) AG2R La Mondiale  
47Anthony Roux (Fra) FDJ0:12:33 
48Alberto Losada (Spa) Katusha-Alpecin  
49Tejay Van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team0:12:38 
50Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie0:12:41 
51Koen De Kort (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:13:19 
52Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Lotto Soudal  
53Simone Ponzi (Ita) CCC Sprandi Polkowice  
54Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie0:13:35 
55Sebastian Henao (Col) Team Sky0:13:46 
56Mike Teunissen (Ned) Team Sunweb0:14:20 
57Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Quick-Step Floors0:14:34 
58Mark Christian (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport0:14:49 
59Larry Warbasse (USA) Aqua Blue Sport0:15:07 
60David De La Cruz (Spa) Quick-Step Floors  
61Jay McCarthy (Aus) Bora-Hansgrohe0:16:07 
62Paul Martens (Ger) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:16:48 
63Salvatore Puccio (Ita) Team Sky0:17:41 
64Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
65Jakub Kaczmarek (Pol) CCC Sprandi Polkowice  
66Nick Van Der Lijke (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:20:01 
67Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:21:34 
68Martijn Keizer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:23:24 
69Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Sunweb0:24:19 
70John Degenkolb (Ger) Trek-Segafredo  
71Martin Elmiger (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
72Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
73Michael Matthews (Aus) Team Sunweb0:24:35 
74Jaco Venter (RSA) Dimension Data0:24:39 
75Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe0:24:59 
76Jan Bárta (Cze) Bora-Hansgrohe  
77Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quick-Step Floors0:25:07 
78Reto Hollenstein (Swi) Katusha-Alpecin0:26:33 
79Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-Scott0:26:53 
80Matteo Trentin (Ita) Quick-Step Floors  
81Mathew Hayman (Aus) Orica-Scott0:26:59 
82Pieter Weening (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:27:40 
83Owain Doull (GBr) Team Sky0:30:11 
84Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:30:22 
85Daniel Oss (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
86Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:35:26 
87Lars Boom (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
88Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Aqua Blue Sport0:35:29 
89Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
90Sondre Holst Enger (Nor) AG2R La Mondiale  
91Marco Haller (Aut) Katusha-Alpecin  
92Baptiste Planckaert (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
93Daniel Hoelgaard (Nor) FDJ  
94Aaron Gate (NZl) Aqua Blue Sport  
95Niccolo Bonifazio (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
96Bert-Jan Lindeman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
97Oscar Gatto (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
98Elmar Reinders (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
99Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
100Nico Denz (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale  
101Ben King (USA) Dimension Data  
102Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
103Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Katusha-Alpecin  
104Ryan Mullen (Irl) Cannondale-Drapac0:35:35 
105Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Cannondale-Drapac  
106Sacha Modolo (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
107Kiel Reijnen (USA) Trek-Segafredo  
108Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie  
109Taylor Phinney (USA) Cannondale-Drapac  
110Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Sunweb  
111Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
112Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo  
113Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
114Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo  
115Jeroen Meijers (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
116Rein Taaramäe (Est) Katusha-Alpecin  
117Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
118Juraj Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
119Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
120Ryan Anderson (Can) Direct Energie  
121Jack Bauer (NZl) Quick-Step Floors  
122Leszek Plucinski (Pol) CCC Sprandi Polkowice  
123Rob Power (Aus) Orica-Scott  
124Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Sunweb  
125Kevin Reza (Fra) FDJ  
126Nick Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data  
127Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar Team  
128Fabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie  
129Jonathan Dibben (GBr) Team Sky  
130Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-Scott  
131Danny Van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky0:35:45 
132Taco Van Der Hoorn (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
133Javier Moreno (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
134Lasse Norman Hansen (Den) Aqua Blue Sport  
135Lachlan Morton (Aus) Dimension Data  
136Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-Scott  
137Adrian Kurek (Pol) CCC Sprandi Polkowice  
138Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:35:49 
139Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
140Branislau Samoilau (Blr) CCC Sprandi Polkowice0:35:51 
141Michal Kolár (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
142Simone Consonni (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
143Antoine Duchesne (Can) Direct Energie0:35:53 
144Daniil Fominykh (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:35:55 
145Albert Timmer (Ned) Team Sunweb0:36:10 
146Daniel Pearson (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport0:36:13 
147Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe0:36:15 
148Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Direct Energie0:36:22 
149Cedric Pineau (Fra) FDJ0:39:01 
OTLMichel Kreder (Ned) Aqua Blue Sport  
OTLConor Dunne (Irl) Aqua Blue Sport  
DNFMatti Breschel (Den) Astana Pro Team  
DNFMarko Kump (Slo) UAE Team Emirates  
DNFLouis Vervaeke (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
DNFJarlinson Pantano (Col) Trek-Segafredo  
DNFFelix Großschartner (Aut) CCC Sprandi Polkowice  
DNFAlexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
DNFAlex Dowsett (GBr) Movistar Team  
DNFMartijn Budding (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij  
DNFGeorg Preidler (Aut) Team Sunweb  
DNFMatthias Brändle (Aut) Trek-Segafredo  
DNFTyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data  
DNSTom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Sunweb  
Sprint 1 - Albulastrasse, 133.2 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal6 pts
2Ondrej Cink (Cze) Bahrain-Merida3 
3Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale-Drapac1 
Sprint 2 - Hauptstrasse, 142.5 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale-Drapac6 pts
2Ondrej Cink (Cze) Bahrain-Merida3 
3Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal1 
Points
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale10 pts
2Rui Costa (Por) UAE Team Emirates8 
3Jon Izaguirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida6 
4Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale4 
5Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin2 
Mountain 1 - San Bernardino Pass, 66.5 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale20 pts
2Simone Petilli (Ita) UAE Team Emirates15 
3Ondrej Cink (Cze) Bahrain-Merida10 
4Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal6 
5Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Lotto Soudal4 
Mountain 2 - Albulapass, 157.4 km
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale-Drapac20 pts
2Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale15 
3Rui Costa (Por) UAE Team Emirates10 
4Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team6 
5Mikel Nieve (Spa) Team Sky4 
Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1AG2R La Mondiale13:59:42 
2Movistar Team0:01:25 
3Bahrain-Merida0:05:27 
4UAE Team Emirates0:09:00 
5Team Sky0:11:30 
6Cannondale-Drapac0:12:04 
7FDJ0:15:07 
8Katusha-Alpecin0:15:13 
9Lotto Soudal0:16:07 
10Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:19:06 
11BMC Racing Team0:21:28 
12Dimension Data0:30:02 
13CCC Sprandi Polkowice0:30:07 
14Direct Energie0:35:30 
15Quick-Step Floors0:37:58 
16Bora-Hansgrohe0:39:31 
17Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:49:50 
18Trek-Segafredo0:52:04 
19Orica-Scott0:54:01 
20Team Sunweb0:59:59 
21Aqua Blue Sport1:02:10 
22Astana Pro Team1:02:54 
General classification after stage 6
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale22:03:28 
2Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
3Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:00:13 
4Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:22 
5Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:23 
6Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:35 
7Rui Costa (Por) UAE Team Emirates0:00:54 
8Mikel Nieve (Spa) Team Sky0:01:19 
9Pello Bilbao (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:01:42 
10Valerio Conti (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:03:02 
11Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:03:06 
12Victor De La Parte (Spa) Movistar Team0:03:36 
13Tao Geoghegan Hart (GBr) Team Sky0:03:45 
14Jon Izaguirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida0:03:47 
15Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data0:04:31 
16Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:05:17 
17Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale-Drapac0:05:29 
18Carlos Verona (Spa) Orica-Scott0:06:40 
19Steve Morabito (Swi) FDJ0:07:28 
20Martijn Tusveld (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:09:09 
21Odd Christian Eiking (Nor) FDJ0:09:55 
22Carlos Betancur (Col) Movistar Team0:10:08 
23Tsgabu Grmay (Eth) Bahrain-Merida0:10:14 
24Ondrej Cink (Cze) Bahrain-Merida0:10:54 
25Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin0:12:10 
26Mekseb Debesay (Eri) Dimension Data0:12:43 
27Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:14:18 
28Daan Olivier (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:15:53 
29Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:15:56 
30Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie0:16:30 
31Jan Hirt (Cze) CCC Sprandi Polkowice0:19:01 
32Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:21:24 
33Jay McCarthy (Aus) Bora-Hansgrohe0:21:31 
34Koen De Kort (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:22:43 
35Arthur Vichot (Fra) FDJ0:23:10 
36Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac0:23:51 
37Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:24:03 
38Tejay Van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team0:24:26 
39Hugo Houle (Can) AG2R La Mondiale0:24:56 
40Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:26:00 
41Hugh Carthy (GBr) Cannondale-Drapac0:26:10 
42Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Lotto Soudal0:26:12 
43Anthony Roux (Fra) FDJ0:26:21 
44Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:27:03 
45Larry Warbasse (USA) Aqua Blue Sport0:27:21 
46Simone Ponzi (Ita) CCC Sprandi Polkowice0:27:48 
47Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team0:28:52 
48Sebastian Henao (Col) Team Sky0:29:28 
49Simone Petilli (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:30:05 
50Mark Christian (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport0:31:11 
51Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie0:31:51 
52Alberto Losada (Spa) Katusha-Alpecin0:31:57 
53Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Quick-Step Floors0:33:11 
54Joe Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale-Drapac0:35:04 
55Paul Martens (Ger) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:35:39 
56Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:36:13 
57Darwin Atapuma (Col) UAE Team Emirates0:36:30 
58Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:37:45 
59Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Direct Energie0:38:17 
60Michael Matthews (Aus) Team Sunweb0:39:49 
61Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Sunweb0:39:53 
62John Degenkolb (Ger) Trek-Segafredo0:39:57 
63Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-Scott0:40:07 
64Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe0:40:45 
65Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quick-Step Floors0:41:22 
66Jan Bárta (Cze) Bora-Hansgrohe0:42:44 
67Philip Deignan (Irl) Team Sky0:42:59 
68Matej Mohoric (Slo) UAE Team Emirates0:44:14 
69Salvatore Puccio (Ita) Team Sky0:45:13 
70Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:45:20 
71Mike Teunissen (Ned) Team Sunweb0:46:35 
72Matteo Trentin (Ita) Quick-Step Floors0:46:44 
73Nick Van Der Lijke (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij0:47:08 
74Mathew Hayman (Aus) Orica-Scott0:48:18 
75Reto Hollenstein (Swi) Katusha-Alpecin0:48:39 
76Lachlan Morton (Aus) Dimension Data0:48:47 
77Aaron Gate (NZl) Aqua Blue Sport0:49:25 
78David De La Cruz (Spa) Quick-Step Floors0:49:56 
79Antonio Pedrero (Spa) Movistar Team0:50:32 
80Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Katusha-Alpecin0:51:16 
81Jaco Venter (RSA) Dimension Data0:51:34 
82Martin Elmiger (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
83Lars Boom (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:51:53 
84Owain Doull (GBr) Team Sky0:54:03 
85Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar Team0:54:20 
86Niccolo Bonifazio (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:55:18 
87Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:58:13 
88Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Cannondale-Drapac0:58:22 
89Daniel Pearson (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport0:59:05 
90Jakub Kaczmarek (Pol) CCC Sprandi Polkowice0:59:25 
91Ben King (USA) Dimension Data0:59:49 
92Baptiste Planckaert (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin1:00:37 
93Bert-Jan Lindeman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:01:03 
94Daniel Oss (Ita) BMC Racing Team1:01:18 
95Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:01:47 
96Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:02:07 
97Daniil Fominykh (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1:02:32 
98Kevin Reza (Fra) FDJ1:02:36 
99Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe1:03:13 
100Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1:03:44 
101Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors1:03:53 
102Antoine Duchesne (Can) Direct Energie1:04:27 
103Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-Scott1:06:10 
104Fabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie1:06:45 
105Oscar Gatto (Ita) Astana Pro Team1:06:48 
106Rob Power (Aus) Orica-Scott1:06:58 
107Sondre Holst Enger (Nor) AG2R La Mondiale1:07:15 
108Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo1:07:18 
109Pieter Weening (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij1:07:34 
110Michal Kolár (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe1:07:43 
111Jonathan Hivert (Fra) Direct Energie1:08:31 
112Jack Bauer (NZl) Quick-Step Floors1:08:32 
113Marco Haller (Aut) Katusha-Alpecin1:08:58 
114Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Aqua Blue Sport1:09:42 
115Sacha Modolo (Ita) UAE Team Emirates1:10:07 
116Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team1:10:39 
117Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Sunweb1:10:42 
118Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij1:11:00 
119Javier Moreno (Spa) Bahrain-Merida1:11:29 
120Simone Consonni (Ita) UAE Team Emirates1:11:55 
121Jeroen Meijers (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij1:12:05 
122Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:12:08 
123Kiel Reijnen (USA) Trek-Segafredo1:13:25 
124Danny Van Poppel (Ned) Team Sky1:14:38 
125Branislau Samoilau (Blr) CCC Sprandi Polkowice1:15:04 
126Leszek Plucinski (Pol) CCC Sprandi Polkowice1:15:12 
127Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Sunweb1:15:18 
128Adrian Kurek (Pol) CCC Sprandi Polkowice1:15:27 
129Daniel Hoelgaard (Nor) FDJ1:15:33 
130Rein Taaramäe (Est) Katusha-Alpecin1:17:12 
131Taylor Phinney (USA) Cannondale-Drapac1:17:40 
132Nick Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data1:18:19 
133Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale1:18:56 
134Boy van Poppel (Ned) Trek-Segafredo1:19:52 
135Ryan Mullen (Irl) Cannondale-Drapac1:20:12 
136Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie1:20:37 
137Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-Scott1:23:10 
138Martijn Keizer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:24:23 
139Arman Kamyshev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1:24:30 
140Ryan Anderson (Can) Direct Energie1:25:19 
141Cedric Pineau (Fra) FDJ1:26:50 
142Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida1:27:30 
143Nico Denz (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale1:27:32 
144Lasse Norman Hansen (Den) Aqua Blue Sport1:28:10 
145Juraj Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe1:31:32 
146Taco Van Der Hoorn (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij1:32:38 
147Elmar Reinders (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij1:33:38 
148Albert Timmer (Ned) Team Sunweb1:35:07 
149Jonathan Dibben (GBr) Team Sky1:56:24 
Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe18 pts
2Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team15 
3Michael Matthews (Aus) Team Sunweb14 
4Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-Scott14 
5Larry Warbasse (USA) Aqua Blue Sport13 
6Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale12 
7Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij12 
8Nick Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data12 
9Elmar Reinders (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij12 
10Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac12 
11Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors10 
12Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team10 
13Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team10 
14Antoine Duchesne (Can) Direct Energie9 
15Rui Costa (Por) UAE Team Emirates9 
16Matteo Trentin (Ita) Quick-Step Floors8 
17Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale-Drapac7 
18Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal7 
19Lars Boom (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo6 
20Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo6 
21Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin6 
22Jon Izaguirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida6 
23Ondrej Cink (Cze) Bahrain-Merida6 
24Anthony Roux (Fra) FDJ6 
25John Degenkolb (Ger) Trek-Segafredo6 
26Lasse Norman Hansen (Den) Aqua Blue Sport6 
27Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale4 
28Nick Van Der Lijke (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij4 
29Ben King (USA) Dimension Data4 
30Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal4 
31Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale3 
32Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 
33Niccolo Bonifazio (Ita) Bahrain-Merida2 
34Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team-5 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Lasse Norman Hansen (Den) Aqua Blue Sport33 pts
2Nick Van Der Lijke (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij32 
3Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale28 
4Larry Warbasse (USA) Aqua Blue Sport26 
5Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team25 
6Lars Petter Nordhaug (Nor) Aqua Blue Sport22 
7Michael Woods (Can) Cannondale-Drapac20 
8Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale19 
9Ben King (USA) Dimension Data18 
10Antoine Duchesne (Can) Direct Energie17 
11Rui Costa (Por) UAE Team Emirates16 
12Simone Petilli (Ita) UAE Team Emirates15 
13Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo12 
14Ondrej Cink (Cze) Bahrain-Merida10 
15Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij10 
16Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal7 
17Nick Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data7 
18Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin6 
19Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal6 
20Mikel Nieve (Spa) Team Sky4 
21Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) Lotto Soudal4 
22Lars Boom (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo4 
23Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-Scott4 
24Elmar Reinders (Ned) Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij4 
25Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Bahrain-Merida2 
26Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Katusha-Alpecin2 
27Dayer Quintana (Col) Movistar Team1 
Swiss riders classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale22:03:51 
2Steve Morabito (Swi) FDJ0:07:05 
3Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:21:01 
4Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:37:22 
5Michael Albasini (Swi) Orica-Scott0:39:44 
6Reto Hollenstein (Swi) Katusha-Alpecin0:48:16 
7Martin Elmiger (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:51:11 
8Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo1:06:55 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1AG2R La Mondiale66:15:54 
2Movistar Team0:07:33 
3Bahrain-Merida0:15:22 
4UAE Team Emirates0:21:53 
5Team Sky0:24:24 
6Katusha-Alpecin0:25:51 
7Cannondale-Drapac0:30:27 
8FDJ0:32:18 
9BMC Racing Team0:34:16 
10Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:35:35 
11Lotto Soudal0:47:09 
12Dimension Data0:48:04 
13Bora-Hansgrohe0:51:13 
14Direct Energie0:59:29 
15Quick-Step Floors1:02:32 
16Trek-Segafredo1:11:17 
17Orica-Scott1:20:56 
18Team Sunweb1:22:17 
19Aqua Blue Sport1:26:18 
20Astana Pro Team1:26:30 
21CCC Sprandi Polkowice1:34:09 
22Roompot - Nederlandse Loterij1:46:56 

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