Tour de Suisse: Kragh Andersen wins stage 6

Richie Porte extends overall lead in Gommiswald

Soren Kragh Andersen (Sunweb) took victory from the breakaway on stage 6 of the Tour de Suisse as Richie Porte (BMC Racing) extended his overall lead with an attack on the late climb to the line in Gommiswald. Nathan Haas (Katusha-Alpecin), unable to match Andersen’s surge on the third-category climb, which topped out just shy of a kilometre from the line, crossed the line nine seconds down.

Several seconds behind the Australian came the remaining remnants of the breakaway - which had once been as large as 18 - led by Gorka Izagirre (Bahrain-Merida) for third place. In amongst that group of five was the yellow jersey of Porte, who had stormed up the climb, at such a rate that Nairo Quintana (Movistar) and the rest of his rivals had to relent and watch him disappear up the road.

The Tasmanian finished 12 seconds ahead of the main GC group to extend his lead to 32 seconds over the Sunweb duo of Wilco Kelderman and Sam Oomen.

With two hors categorie climbs on the menu, both packed into the first half of the 169km route before a valley approach to the short final climb, it was always going to be a hard stage to predict, and one where a breakaway would have more than a fighting chance.

Kregh Andersen got himself into a break of 18 ahead of the Furkapass at 2,429 metres, and was still there when the group thinned on the subsequent ascent of the Klausenpass. Once down the other side, he found himself in the valley with Haas, Izagirre, Maxime Monfort (Lotto Soudal), Michael Gogl (Trek-Segafredo), and Cyril Gautier (AG2R La Mondiale), and a lead of more than four minutes.

A lot would depend on whether the Peter Sagan’s Bora-Hansgrohe team would chase down the break, but neither the world champion nor any other stage win hopefuls committed, and it was down to BMC to manage the gap to protect the jersey, Monfort having started the day 2:31 down.

Heading onto the short final climb with a lead of just over two minutes, the breakaway riders knew it was in the bag, even if Porte’s dramatic surge decimated the gap. Gogl was the first to attack with just over two kilometres to go but Kragh Andersen, who had been instructed not to work in the break from about 20km out, caught him a few hundred metres from the top of the climb and held on in the flatter run to the line to collect the first WorldTour win of his career.

“It’s still a bit unreal,” he said. “I didn’t expect this when I woke up this morning. I’m thankful the team gave me this opportunity to go into the break. How the team helped me in the break, it was super nice that it worked out. It was a relief for me.

“I was surprised that nobody followed Gogl when he attacked. I had to play a hard game and waited. I was with Monfort, and then after that, time was running out and to dig deep to see if I could catch up with Michael. It worked out. The whole day was super hard. It wasn’t really a day for me with three and a half thousand altitude metres. I’m quite a heavy guy, but I trained hard for it in the last few weeks so it is nice that it paid off.”

How it unfolded

There was always going to be plenty of interest in the breakaway and as it was nearly 20 riders who got away in the opening kilometres.

In there were Kregh Andersen, Haas, Izagirre, Gogl, Gautier, Monfort, Sep Vanmarke (EF-Drapac), Rein Taaramae (Direct Energie) Perrig Quemeneur (Direct Energie), Mark Christian (Aqua Blue), Magus Cort Nielsen (Astana), Jan Polanc (UAE), Nicholas Dougall (Dimension Data), Patrick Konrad (Bora-Hansgrohe), Maarten Wynants (LottoNL-Jumbo), and Michael Golas (Team Sky). Late to the party were the Quick-Step Floors duo of Iljo Keisse and Tim Declercq to make it 18.

The group opened up a lead of four minutes by the time they’d scaled the Furkapass after 40 kilometres, where Haas took maximum points in the KOM standings. The pace was hard enough to drop Keisse, Declercq, Polanc, Gautier, Dougall, Golas, Vanmarcke, and Wynants, but not enough to distance them to such an extent as to prevent them from regaining contact on the long descent.

There wasn’t much flat before the road headed uphill again for another major mountain pass, the Klausenpass, with the break starting the climb with a lead of 3:30. This time Keisse, Declercq, Polanc, Dougall, Wynants, and Konrad were all dropped for good early on.

Taaramae then decided to go on the attack, and opened up nearly a minute as he led the race over the top and collected maximum KOM points, only to sit up and wait for his remaining companions on the descent.

By that point, the front group contained just seven riders, as Vanmarcke, Golas and Cort were distanced late on the climb. Despite a prolonged chase down the descent and through the valley, they wouldn’t see the front of the race again. Christian suffered a mechanical and had to drop back to that group, while Taaramae was cooked and dropped back to the peloton.

With a gap of 3:45 and 30-odd kilometres to cover before the finale, the race hung in the balance, but it soon became clear no one would be coming through to help BMC on the front of the peloton.

Kragh Andersen, Haas, Izagirre, Gautier, Gogl, and Monfort still had three minutes with under 20km remaining and started to believe. It was at this point that Kragh Andersen, who had teammates sitting second and third overall, was told to sit on the back of the group. The energy he saved perhaps proved the difference in the finale.

Gogl was the first to attack on the short punchy climb but the others bided their time. When Kragh Andersen went he passed a rapidly fading Gogl with 1.4km to go, and held on despite a chase from Haas.

Down the road, however, the drama was unfolding. Having sat in behind his teammates all day, Porte emerged on the front of the peloton and danced out of the saddle. What looked at first like an attempt to shake the legs and keep himself in a good position, soon turned into a decisive attack as he slowly but surely wound up the tempo. Quintana was safely on the wheel as the bunch thinned out dramatically but soon even he couldn’t hold the pace and Porte ghosted clear to tighten his grip on the yellow jersey and issue a statement of intent for the rest of the race.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb4:59:53 
2Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:10 
3Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida0:00:24 
4Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:00:25 
5Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
6Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:00:27 
7Michael Gogl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo0:00:29 
8Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:00:39 
9Arthur Vichot (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
10Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale  
11Jack Haig (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
12Enric Mas (Spa) Quick-Step Floors  
13Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team  
14Bauke Mollema (Ned) Trek-Segafredo  
15Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
16Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo  
17Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Team Sunweb  
18Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team  
19Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb  
20Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin  
21Mikel Landa (Spa) Movistar Team  
22Hugh Carthy (GBr) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
23François Bidard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:51 
24Bjorg Lambrecht (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:00:54 
25Tom-Jelte Slagter (Ned) Dimension Data  
26Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team  
27Steff Cras (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
28Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data  
29Jesper Hansen (Den) Astana Pro Team  
30Pavel Sivakov (Rus) Team Sky  
31Edward Dunbar (Irl) Aqua Blue Sport  
32Igor Anton (Spa) Dimension Data  
33Ivan Santaromita (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:01:20 
34Nans Peters (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
35Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
36Jan Polanc (Slo) UAE Team Emirates0:01:25 
37Andrey Amador (CRc) Movistar Team  
38Julien Bernard (Fra) Trek-Segafredo  
39Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie0:01:29 
40Hermann Pernsteiner (Aut) Bahrain-Merida0:01:43 
41Sebastian Henao (Col) Team Sky0:01:45 
42Simon Geschke (Ger) Team Sunweb  
43Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:02:04 
44Koen Bouwmam (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:02:16 
45Enrico Battaglin (Ita) LottoNL-Jumbo  
46Mark Christian (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport  
47Silvan Dillier (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale0:02:31 
48Reto Hollenstein (Swi) Katusha-Alpecin  
49Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
50Willie Smit (RSA) Katusha-Alpecin0:02:36 
51Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:02:54 
52José Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team  
53Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Katusha-Alpecin  
54Olivier Le Gac (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
55Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:03:11 
56Lawrence Warbasse (USA) Aqua Blue Sport  
57Maarten Wynants (Bel) LottoNL-Jumbo0:03:25 
58Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
59Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale  
60José Gonçalves (Por) Katusha-Alpecin  
61Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team  
62Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
63Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:03:37 
64Nathan Brown (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:03:56 
65Joe Dombrowski (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
66Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie  
67Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct Energie  
68Victor De La Parte (Spa) Movistar Team  
69Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:04:09 
70Mark Padun (Ukr) Bahrain-Merida0:04:29 
71Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team0:04:44 
72Daniele Bennati (Ita) Movistar Team  
73Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo  
74Koen de Kort (Ned) Trek-Segafredo  
75Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo  
76Ian Stannard (GBr) Team Sky  
77Daniel Oss (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe0:05:02 
78Simon Gerrans (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:05:09 
79Cameron Meyer (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott0:05:10 
80Tim Declercq (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
81Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Sunweb  
82Michal Golas (Pol) Team Sky  
83Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:05:41 
84Edward Theuns (Bel) Team Sunweb0:06:47 
85Magnus Cort (Den) Astana Pro Team0:06:49 
86Stefan Denifl (Aut) Aqua Blue Sport0:06:54 
87Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:07:04 
88Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:07:08 
89Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Mitchelton-Scott0:07:10 
90Michael Matthews (Aus) Team Sunweb  
91Gregor Mühlberger (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:07:55 
92Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:08:18 
93Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie0:10:32 
94Kristijan Koren (Slo) Bahrain-Merida0:14:05 
95Matti Breschel (Den) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
96Stijn Vandenbergh (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale  
97Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal  
98Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
99Ben Swift (GBr) UAE Team Emirates  
100Bert-Jan Lindeman (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:14:32 
101Thomas Leezer (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo  
102Arnaud Demare (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
103John Degenkolb (Ger) Trek-Segafredo0:15:51 
104Michael Albasini (Swi) Mitchelton-Scott  
105Julien Vermote (Bel) Dimension Data  
106Owain Doull (GBr) Team Sky  
107Paul Ourselin (Fra) Direct Energie  
108Fabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie  
109Juraj Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe  
110Nicolas Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data  
111Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors  
112Oscar Gatto (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
113Filippo Zaccanti (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
114Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe  
115Jasper De Buyst (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
116Peter Koning (Ned) Aqua Blue Sport0:16:18 
117Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:24:45 
118Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Groupama-FDJ  
119Kristoffer Halvorsen (Nor) Team Sky  
120Alexander Kristoff (Nor) UAE Team Emirates  
121Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Mitchelton-Scott  
122Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
123Michael Hepburn (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
124Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
125Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Groupama-FDJ  
126Calvin Watson (Aus) Aqua Blue Sport  
127André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal  
128Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie  
129Diego Rosa (Ita) Team Sky  
130Oliviero Troia (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
131Daniel Pearson (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport  
132Sho Hatsuyama (Jpn) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
133Masakazu Ito (Jpn) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
134Alan Marangoni (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
135Davide Cimolai (Ita) Groupama-FDJ  
136Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data  
137Roberto Ferrari (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
138Taylor Phinney (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
139Iljo Keisse (Bel) Quick-Step Floors  
140Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Quick-Step Floors  
141Eduard Michael Grosu (Rom) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:25:26 
DNFSam Bewley (NZl) Mitchelton-Scott  
DNFTim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
DNFScott Davies (GBr) Dimension Data  
Sprint 1 - Hauptstrasse - km 156.4
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida6 pts
2Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 
3Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1 
Sprint 2 - Benknerstrasse - km 179.3
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida6 pts
2Michael Gogl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo3 
3Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb1 
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb12 pts
2Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin8 
3Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida6 
4Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal4 
5Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2 
Mountain 1 - Furkapass - km 37.2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin20 pts
2Mark Christian (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport15 
3Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal10 
4Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie6 
5Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb4 
Mountain 2 - Klausenpass - km 116.5
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie20 pts
2Mark Christian (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport15 
3Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin10 
4Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal6 
5Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb4 
Mountain 3 - Uznacherstrasse - km 184.7
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb3 pts
2Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin2 
3Michael Gogl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo1 
Young riders
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb4:59:53 
2Enric Mas (Spa) Quick-Step Floors0:00:39 
3Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb  
4Hugh Carthy (GBr) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale  
5Bjorg Lambrecht (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:00:54 
6Steff Cras (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
7Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data  
8Pavel Sivakov (Rus) Team Sky  
9Edward Dunbar (Irl) Aqua Blue Sport  
10Nans Peters (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:20 
11Mark Padun (Ukr) Bahrain-Merida0:04:29 
12Gregor Mühlberger (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:07:55 
13Paul Ourselin (Fra) Direct Energie0:15:51 
14Fabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie  
15Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors  
16Filippo Zaccanti (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini  
17Kristoffer Halvorsen (Nor) Team Sky0:24:45 
18Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie  
19Oliviero Troia (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
20Daniel Pearson (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport  
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Team Sunweb15:00:57 
3AG2R La Mondiale0:00:37 
4Astana Pro Team0:01:09 
6Dimension Data0:01:24 
7Movistar Team0:01:25 
9BMC Racing Team0:03:40 
11Aqua Blue Sport0:05:03 
13Team Sky0:06:05 
14EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:06:54 
15Quick-Step Floors0:07:56 
16Direct Energie0:08:03 
19Lotto - Soudal0:14:06 
20UAE Team Emirates0:14:51 
21Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:40:38 
General classification after stage 6
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team22:04:13 
2Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Team Sunweb0:00:32 
3Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb  
4Enric Mas (Spa) Quick-Step Floors0:00:33 
5Jack Haig (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott0:00:41 
6Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team0:00:45 
7Ion Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida0:00:48 
8Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:00:52 
9Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha-Alpecin0:00:58 
10Mikel Landa (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:59 
11Arthur Vichot (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:01:04 
12Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:01:05 
13Bauke Mollema (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:01:10 
14Mathias Frank (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:19 
15Bjorg Lambrecht (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:25 
16Hugh Carthy (GBr) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:01:29 
17Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team0:01:30 
18Pavel Sivakov (Rus) Team Sky0:01:36 
19Andrey Amador (CRc) Movistar Team0:01:45 
20Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team0:01:59 
21Tom-Jelte Slagter (Ned) Dimension Data0:02:00 
22Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:02:27 
23Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:02:37 
24François Bidard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:02:51 
25Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data0:03:10 
26Steff Cras (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin0:03:15 
27Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida0:03:42 
28Koen Bouwmam (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:04:06 
29Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team0:04:22 
30Jesper Hansen (Den) Astana Pro Team0:05:20 
31Jan Polanc (Slo) UAE Team Emirates0:05:23 
32Mark Padun (Ukr) Bahrain-Merida0:05:25 
33Ivan Santaromita (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini0:05:32 
34Hermann Pernsteiner (Aut) Bahrain-Merida0:05:45 
35Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:06:04 
36Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie0:06:46 
37Nans Peters (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:07:09 
38Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:07:13 
39Julien Bernard (Fra) Trek-Segafredo0:07:45 
40Sebastian Henao (Col) Team Sky0:08:40 
41Gregor Mühlberger (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:09:28 
42José Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team0:09:36 
43Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:13:28 
44Magnus Cort (Den) Astana Pro Team0:13:43 
45Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:13:46 
46Simon Geschke (Ger) Team Sunweb0:14:16 
47Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:14:30 
48Michael Gogl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo0:14:43 
49Lawrence Warbasse (USA) Aqua Blue Sport0:14:50 
50Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale0:15:09 
51Reto Hollenstein (Swi) Katusha-Alpecin0:16:21 
52Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Katusha-Alpecin0:16:45 
53Enrico Battaglin (Ita) LottoNL-Jumbo0:17:30 
54Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb0:18:28 
55Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo0:20:00 
56José Gonçalves (Por) Katusha-Alpecin0:20:05 
57Michael Matthews (Aus) Team Sunweb0:21:45 
58Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Sunweb0:21:57 
59Silvan Dillier (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale0:21:58 
60Willie Smit (RSA) Katusha-Alpecin0:22:04 
61Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:22:27 
62Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin0:22:51 
63Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:22:55 
64Olivier Le Gac (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:23:23 
65Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct Energie0:24:24 
66Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:25:07 
67Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team0:25:48 
68Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe0:26:36 
69Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:28:34 
70Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie0:29:00 
71Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Mitchelton-Scott0:30:46 
72Victor De La Parte (Spa) Movistar Team0:31:19 
73Michal Golas (Pol) Team Sky0:32:06 
74Ian Stannard (GBr) Team Sky0:32:20 
75Edward Dunbar (Irl) Aqua Blue Sport0:33:03 
76Daniel Oss (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe0:33:18 
77Daniele Bennati (Ita) Movistar Team0:35:28 
78Simon Gerrans (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:35:44 
79Cameron Meyer (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott0:36:06 
80Mark Christian (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport0:36:45 
81Joe Dombrowski (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:38:01 
82Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie0:39:11 
83Maarten Wynants (Bel) LottoNL-Jumbo0:40:39 
84Nathan Brown (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:40:49 
85Edward Theuns (Bel) Team Sunweb0:40:55 
86Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:40:58 
87Gregory Rast (Swi) Trek-Segafredo0:41:48 
88Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:41:53 
89Paul Ourselin (Fra) Direct Energie0:42:25 
90Kristijan Koren (Slo) Bahrain-Merida0:42:51 
91Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors0:43:51 
92Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal0:45:16 
93Michael Albasini (Swi) Mitchelton-Scott0:45:21 
94Oscar Gatto (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:45:47 
95Owain Doull (GBr) Team Sky0:46:11 
96Stijn Vandenbergh (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:46:21 
97Koen de Kort (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:46:28 
98Julien Vermote (Bel) Dimension Data0:47:01 
99Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:47:45 
100John Degenkolb (Ger) Trek-Segafredo0:47:52 
101Michael Schär (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:49:01 
102Igor Anton (Spa) Dimension Data0:49:05 
103Tim Declercq (Bel) Quick-Step Floors0:49:08 
104Arnaud Demare (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:50:10 
105Ben Swift (GBr) UAE Team Emirates0:50:38 
106Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida0:51:18 
107Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Quick-Step Floors0:51:26 
108Thomas Leezer (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:51:46 
109Bert-Jan Lindeman (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:53:26 
110Alexander Kristoff (Nor) UAE Team Emirates0:53:55 
111Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Mitchelton-Scott0:54:21 
112Matti Breschel (Den) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:54:32 
113Davide Cimolai (Ita) Groupama-FDJ0:54:56 
114Diego Rosa (Ita) Team Sky0:55:13 
115Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie0:55:27 
116Nicolas Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data0:56:47 
117Fabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie0:57:16 
118Stefan Denifl (Aut) Aqua Blue Sport0:57:22 
119Jasper De Buyst (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:01:09 
120Filippo Zaccanti (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini1:02:13 
121Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data1:03:51 
122Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe1:03:59 
123Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Groupama-FDJ1:04:32 
124Juraj Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe1:04:43 
125Oliviero Troia (Ita) UAE Team Emirates1:05:54 
126Iljo Keisse (Bel) Quick-Step Floors1:06:47 
127Peter Koning (Ned) Aqua Blue Sport1:07:11 
128Kristoffer Halvorsen (Nor) Team Sky1:07:33 
129André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal1:07:41 
130Damiano Cunego (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini1:08:20 
131Masakazu Ito (Jpn) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini1:08:22 
132Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Soudal1:09:44 
133Daniel Pearson (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport1:09:54 
134Roberto Ferrari (Ita) UAE Team Emirates1:12:25 
135Taylor Phinney (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale1:12:51 
136Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Groupama-FDJ1:13:36 
137Michael Hepburn (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott1:14:06 
138Sho Hatsuyama (Jpn) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini1:14:26 
139Eduard Michael Grosu (Rom) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini1:16:18 
140Alan Marangoni (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini1:19:39 
141Calvin Watson (Aus) Aqua Blue Sport1:20:54 
Sprints classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe22 pts
2Calvin Watson (Aus) Aqua Blue Sport19 
3Gorka Izagirre (Spa) Bahrain-Merida18 
4Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors16 
5Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Mitchelton-Scott15 
6Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida14 
7Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin14 
8Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb13 
9Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates12 
10Michael Matthews (Aus) Team Sunweb12 
11Nans Peters (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale9 
12Mark Christian (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport9 
13Filippo Zaccanti (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini9 
14Enric Mas (Spa) Quick-Step Floors8 
15Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal7 
16Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team6 
17Lawrence Warbasse (USA) Aqua Blue Sport6 
18Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo6 
19Tom-Jelte Slagter (Ned) Dimension Data6 
20Yves Lampaert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors6 
21Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie6 
22Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Team Sunweb4 
23Michael Albasini (Swi) Mitchelton-Scott4 
24Fabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie4 
25Cyril Gautier (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
26Michael Gogl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo3 
27Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Katusha-Alpecin3 
28Silvan Dillier (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale3 
29Willie Smit (RSA) Katusha-Alpecin3 
30Bauke Mollema (Ned) Trek-Segafredo2 
31Mark Padun (Ukr) Bahrain-Merida2 
32Magnus Cort (Den) Astana Pro Team2 
33Paul Ourselin (Fra) Direct Energie2 
34Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie1 
35Nathan Brown (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale1 
36Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe-5 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Mark Christian (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport33 pts
2Nathan Haas (Aus) Katusha-Alpecin32 
3Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct Energie22 
4Lawrence Warbasse (USA) Aqua Blue Sport20 
5Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie20 
6Filippo Zaccanti (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini17 
7Nans Peters (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale16 
8Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal16 
9Daniel Oss (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe15 
10Willie Smit (RSA) Katusha-Alpecin15 
11Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb14 
12Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates12 
13Fabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie12 
14Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie12 
15Enric Mas (Spa) Quick-Step Floors8 
16Tom-Jelte Slagter (Ned) Dimension Data8 
17Christopher Juul Jensen (Den) Mitchelton-Scott7 
18Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Team Sunweb6 
19Calvin Watson (Aus) Aqua Blue Sport6 
20Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Bahrain-Merida4 
21Omar Fraile (Spa) Astana Pro Team4 
22Nathan Brown (USA) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale4 
23Paul Ourselin (Fra) Direct Energie3 
24Silvan Dillier (Swi) AG2R La Mondiale3 
25Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team2 
26Arthur Vichot (Fra) Groupama-FDJ2 
27Bauke Mollema (Ned) Trek-Segafredo2 
28Michael Gogl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo1 
Young riders classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sam Oomen (Ned) Team Sunweb22:04:45 
2Enric Mas (Spa) Quick-Step Floors0:00:01 
3Bjorg Lambrecht (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:00:53 
4Hugh Carthy (GBr) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:00:57 
5Pavel Sivakov (Rus) Team Sky0:01:04 
6Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data0:02:38 
7Steff Cras (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin0:02:43 
8Mark Padun (Ukr) Bahrain-Merida0:04:53 
9Nans Peters (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:06:37 
10Gregor Mühlberger (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:08:56 
11Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb0:17:56 
12Edward Dunbar (Irl) Aqua Blue Sport0:32:31 
13Paul Ourselin (Fra) Direct Energie0:41:53 
14Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors0:43:19 
15Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie0:54:55 
16Fabien Grellier (Fra) Direct Energie0:56:44 
17Filippo Zaccanti (Ita) Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini1:01:41 
18Oliviero Troia (Ita) UAE Team Emirates1:05:22 
19Kristoffer Halvorsen (Nor) Team Sky1:07:01 
20Daniel Pearson (GBr) Aqua Blue Sport1:09:22 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Movistar Team65:34:26 
2Astana Pro Team0:01:39 
4AG2R La Mondiale0:02:11 
5Team Sunweb0:02:23 
6BMC Racing Team0:06:01 
11Dimension Data0:22:51 
12Lotto - Soudal0:28:59 
13Quick-Step Floors0:30:53 
14Team Sky0:32:10 
16Direct Energie0:42:13 
17UAE Team Emirates0:45:10 
19EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale0:55:29 
20Aqua Blue Sport1:19:51 
21Nippo-Vini Fantini-Europa Ovini2:03:30 


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