Viviani makes it two stages wins in a row

Leipheimer wears yellow going into finale

Elia Viviani (Liquigas-Cannondale) secured his second consecutive bunch sprint victory in the dramatic finale of stage 5 in Breckenridge. The Italian out-paced Jamie Castaneda (EPM-UNE) in second while his lead-out man Daniel Oss rounded out the top three in a diminished peloton of 50 riders after the day's early break of Andy Schleck (Leopard Trek), Ivan Basso (Liquigas-Cannondale), Thomas Peterson (Garmin-Cervelo) and Laurens Ten Dam (Rabobank) was caught 500 metres from the finish line.

All of the general classification contenders finished in the first group and the overall standings remained unchanged as Leipheimer maintained his 11-second lead over Christian Vande Velde (Garmin-Cervelo) while Tejay Van Garderen (HTC-Highroad) remains in third at 17 seconds.

"Today I didn’t think I would win," said Viviani. "But, we had a very good race. Ivan [Basso] was in the front all day and the finale was perfect for my team because Ivan was in the front and Oss and I were ready for the sprint.

"If Oss and I were in the first group then the sprint was going to be for me, for the green jersey and because I am faster than Oss. The team wanted to win the stage, for that to be me, it was more simple"

A tactical battle over Swan Mountain

Andy Schleck (Leopard Trek) attacked his three all-day breakaway companions, Ivan Basso (Liquigas-Cannondale), Tom Peterson (Garmin-Cervelo) and Laurens Ten Dam (Rabobank), over the top of the final climb of the day on Swan Mountain, located 14.4 kilometres from the finish. He opened a 20-second gap but was caught with roughly five kilometres to go by his rivals.

Ten Dam counter-attacked, however his move was cut short by a chasing Basso and Schleck, while Peterson fell slightly off-pace. The trio continued to play a game of cat-and-mouse that allowed Peterson to regain contact.

Their tactics came to a dramatic end as the peloton swallowed the four men on the run-in to the finish line in Breckenridge.

"In the end I didn’t want it to go to a sprint and the final climb suited me but I could only get 15 seconds out of it," said Schleck. "They (his three breakaway companions) caught me with 4k to go and Ivan [Basso], Laurens [Ten Dam] and I gambled to long.

"With 2k to go we still had 40 seconds and before the last turn I looked back and they were coming from behind. I wish it would have been 500 metres shorter."

Tight GC contest with one stage remaining

Levi Leipheimer (RadioShack) defended his general classification lead and will wear the yellow jersey going into the stage six finale, a 114.1km road race from Golden to Denver on Sunday. Once the early break of four riders was established, RadioShack set tempo but was content to let the escapees gain a fair amount of time.

"You can never win this race without a team and you can never win it without a team as strong as RadioShack," said Leipheimer. "They were not only strong but very smart and calm about the situation. It made sense for us to let the breakaway go and the stage win would have been amongst them. It would calm the race behind and they deserved it because they were out there all day. We had no interest in closing the gap because our only goal is to win the race.

"Other teams that were either interested in a stage win or attacking later started to chase hard and we were able to sit back and relax a little bit," continued Leipheimer. "We knew there would be some attacks on Swan Mountain and it was very fast over the climb. My teammate Ivan [Rovny] did an amazing job and pulled the last couple of kilometres and when we crested the KOM I looked over my shoulder and there were less than 10 riders. That is a sign that it was not only a hard climb but a hard day."

After regaining the leader's jersey on the Vail time trial stage on Thursday, Leipheimer has defended his lead for two stages. However, with only an 11-second margin on Christian Vande Velde (Garmin-Cervelo), Leipheimer knows he must be vigilant on the concluding stage to Denver.

"I don’t want to think about that (losing 11 seconds on last day)," said Leipheimer. "I want to stay positive on what we are doing. We have done a great job so far and we have to carry that momentum into one more day."

Rabbit Ears Pass launches decisive break

Just after the summit of the stage's toughest King of the Mountain (KOM) climb, with an elevation of more than 9,400 feet over Rabbit Ears Pass, a breakaway of five riders emerged. The attack included Janier Acevedo (Gobernacion de Antioquia), Ivan Basso (Liquigas-Cannondale), Andy Schleck (Leopard Trek), Thomas Peterson (Garmin-Cervelo) and Laurens Ten Dam (RaboBank).

"[On] Rabbit Ears Pass, everyone was on the limit and I didn’t expect it to be that hard," said Schleck. "I did it in training and it was easy but during the race I was on the limit to stay in the front group.

"The breakaway went over the top and that I could be there it wasn’t a breakaway by chance, it was the legs which counted. I could see right away that there were strong guys out there."

Acevedo was the highest placed rider in the overall classification, 2:35 behind race leader Levi Leipheimer (RadioShack). However, the Colombian climber had an untimely mechanical and his companions did not wait for him. Basso was the next best-placed rider in the overall ranking, 6:28 behind Leipheimer, and once Acevedo had been dropped the break's advantage increased as the only real GC threat was no longer up the road.

As expected, RadioShack set the pace at the front of the peloton, holding the breakaway riders at a manageable four and half minutes during the mid-section of the stage.

The break's advantage threatened to creep up even further, but the UnitedHealthcare squad took over the pace-making duties from RadioShack in order to reduce the deficit in hopes of seeking a stage win. The Pro Continental team reduced the gap down to three minutes before the final intermediate sprint in the town of Dillon with approximately 25 kilometres remaining.

BMC Racing took over the lead of the peloton heading toward the final KOM of the day over Swan Mountain located a mere 14.4km to the finish line. Garmin-Cervelo was the next team to stretch its legs over the climb reducing the time margin to the breakaway to roughly 40 seconds at the top.

Full Results
1Elia Viviani (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale4:04:31 
2Jaime Alberto Castaneda Ortega (Col) EPM - UNE  
3Daniel Oss (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
4Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
5Jeffry Louder (USA) BMC Racing Team  
6Tejay Van Garderen (USA) HTC-Highroad  
7André Steensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard  
8Rafael Montiel (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
9Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Skil - Shimano  
10Christian Vande Velde (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
11George Hincapie (USA) BMC Racing Team  
12Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack  
13Rory Sutherland (Aus) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling  
14Levi Leipheimer (USA) Team RadioShack  
15Bruno Pires (Por) Leopard Trek  
16Stef Clement (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
17Flavio De Luna (Mex) Team Spidertech Powered By C10  
18Sergio Luis Henao Montoya (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
19Rafael Infantino Abreu (Col) EPM - UNE  
20Javier Megias Leal (Spa) Team Type 1 - Sanofi  
21Thomas Danielson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
22Peter Stetina (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
23Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
24Alex Hagman (USA) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
25Oscar Sevilla Ribera (Spa) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
26Lucas Euser (USA) Team Spidertech Powered By C10  
27Andrès Miguel Diaz Corrales (Col) Team Exergy  
28Christopher Baldwin (USA) Bissell Cycling  
29Vladimir Efimkin (Rus) Team Type 1 - Sanofi  
30Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
31Cadel Evans (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
32Fränk Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek  
33Juan Pablo Suarez Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE  
34Walter Fernando Pedraza Morales (Col) EPM - UNE  
35Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
36Eduard Alexander Beltran Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE  
37Ivan Basso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
38Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
39Javier Alexis Acevedo Colle (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
40Carlos Fernando Piamonte Rodriguez (Col) EPM - UNE  
41Edward Stiver Ortiz Caro (Col) EPM - UNE  
42Thomas Bonnin (Fra) Skil - Shimano  
43Anders Lund (Den) Leopard Trek  
44Stefan Denifl (Aut) Leopard Trek  
45Cristhian Montoya Giraldo (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
46Andy Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek  
47Gustav Larsson (Swe) Saxo Bank Sungard  
48Robert Gesink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
49Brent Bookwalter (USA) BMC Racing Team  
50Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard  
51Danny Pate (USA) HTC-Highroad0:00:20 
52Lachlan Norris (Aus) HTC-Highroad0:00:23 
53Philip Deignan (Irl) Team RadioShack0:01:00 
54Rob Britton (Can) Bissell Cycling0:01:44 
55Sebastien Salas (Can) Team Exergy0:02:54 
56William Dugan (USA) Team Type 1 - Sanofi  
57Oscar Alvarez (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
58Alexander Efimkin (Rus) Team Type 1 - Sanofi  
59Timothy Duggan (USA) Liquigas-Cannondale  
60Frank Kevin Pipp (USA) Bissell Cycling  
61Jens Voigt (Ger) Leopard Trek  
62Laurent Didier (Lux) Saxo Bank Sungard  
63Davide Cimolai (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
64Christopher Jones (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling  
65Sylvester Szmyd (Pol) Liquigas-Cannondale  
66George Bennett (NZl) Team RadioShack  
67Alejandro Ramirez Calderon (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
68Rubens Bertogliati (Swi) Team Type 1 - Sanofi  
69Daniel Summerhill (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:06:41 
70Hayden Roulston (NZl) HTC-Highroad  
71Ben Jacques-Maynes (USA) Bissell Cycling  
72Jeremy Vennell (NZl) Bissell Cycling  
73Caleb Fairly (USA) HTC-Highroad  
74Erik Slack (USA) Team Exergy  
75Matt Cooke (USA) Team Exergy  
76Patrick Gretsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad  
77Francois Parisien (Can) Team Spidertech Powered By C10  
78Peter Velits (Svk) HTC-Highroad  
79Grischa Niermann (Ger) Rabobank Cycling Team  
80Chad Beyer (USA) BMC Racing Team  
81Chris Butler (USA) BMC Racing Team  
82Carlos Alberto Ospina Hernandes (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
83David Zabriskie (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
84Daniel Lloyd (GBr) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
85Sander Oostlander (Ned) Skil - Shimano0:11:29 
86Jeremy Powers (USA) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
87Bradley White (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling  
88Kenny Robert Van Hummel (Ned) Skil - Shimano  
89Fred Rodriguez (USA) Team Exergy  
90Benjamin King (USA) Team RadioShack  
91Davide Frattini (Ita) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling  
92Kai Applequist (USA) Team Exergy  
93Juraj Sagan (Svk) Liquigas-Cannondale  
94Paul Mach (USA) Bissell Cycling  
95Bernard Van Ulden (USA) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
96Jason McCartney (USA) Team RadioShack  
97Craig Lewis (USA) HTC-Highroad  
98Carlos Eduardo Alzate Escobar (Col) Team Exergy  
99Nic Hamilton (Can) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
100Thimothy Roe (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
101Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Bissell Cycling  
102Ryan Roth (Can) Team Spidertech Powered By C10  
103Robert Förster (Ger) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling  
104Philipp Ries (Ger) Skil - Shimano  
105Alastair Loutit (Aus) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
106Jonathan Clarke (Aus) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling  
107Thierry Hupond (Fra) Skil - Shimano  
108Brian Vandborg (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard  
109Michael Mørkøv (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard  
110Ben Hermans (Bel) Team RadioShack  
111Martin Reimer (Ger) Skil - Shimano  
112Martin Mortensen (Den) Leopard Trek  
113Valeriy Kobzarenko (Ukr) Team Type 1 - Sanofi  
114Adrian Hegyvary (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling0:15:25 
115Scott Zwizanski (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling  
HDSam Johnson (USA) Team Exergy0:23:32 
DNFWilliam Dickeson (Aus) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
DNFAndrew Dahlheim (USA) Bissell Cycling  
DNFDavid Boily (Can) Team Spidertech Powered By C10  
DNFFabio Calabria (Aus) Team Type 1 - Sanofi  
DNFEdward King (USA) Liquigas-Cannondale  
1Elia Viviani (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale15pts
2Jaime Alberto Castaneda Ortega (Col) EPM - UNE12 
3Daniel Oss (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale10 
4Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team7 
5Jeffry Louder (USA) BMC Racing Team6 
6Tejay Van Garderen (USA) HTC-Highroad5 
7André Steensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard4 
8Rafael Montiel (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia3 
9Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Skil - Shimano2 
10Christian Vande Velde (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo1 
Sprint 1 - Kremmling
1Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo5pts
2Ivan Basso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale3 
3Andy Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek1 
Sprint 2 - Dillon
1Andy Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek5pts
2Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3 
3Ivan Basso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1 
Mountain 1 - Rabbit Ears Pass (Cat. 2) 18.7km
1Rafael Montiel (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia10pts
2Eduard Alexander Beltran Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE9 
3Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team7 
4Walter Fernando Pedraza Morales (Col) EPM - UNE6 
5Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo5 
6Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack4 
7George Bennett (NZl) Team RadioShack2 
Mountain 2 - Swan Mountain (Cat. 3) 155.8km
1Andy Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek8pts
2Ivan Basso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale7 
3Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team6 
4Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo5 
5Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack3 
Most aggressive rider
1Andy Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek  
Young riders
1Elia Viviani (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale4:04:31 
2Tejay Van Garderen (USA) HTC-Highroad  
3Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Skil - Shimano  
4Flavio De Luna (Mex) Team Spidertech Powered By C10  
5Eduard Alexander Beltran Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE  
6Thomas Bonnin (Fra) Skil - Shimano  
7Cristhian Montoya Giraldo (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
8Davide Cimolai (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:02:54 
9George Bennett (NZl) Team RadioShack  
10Daniel Summerhill (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:06:41 
11Erik Slack (USA) Team Exergy  
12Chris Butler (USA) BMC Racing Team  
13Benjamin King (USA) Team RadioShack0:11:29 
14Juraj Sagan (Svk) Liquigas-Cannondale  
15Thimothy Roe (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
16Philipp Ries (Ger) Skil - Shimano  
17Alastair Loutit (Aus) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
2Rabobank Cycling Team  
3BMC Racing Team  
4Gobernacion de Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia  
5Team Garmin - Cervelo  
6UNE - EPM  
7Team Leopard Trek  
8Saxo Bank Sungard  
9HTC - Highroad0:00:43 
10Team RadioShack0:01:00 
11Team Type 1 - Sanofi0:02:54 
12Bissell Pro Cycling0:04:38 
13Team Spidertech Powered by C100:06:41 
14Team Exergy0:09:35 
16Unitedhealthcare Pro Cycling0:14:23 
17Jelly Belly p/b Kenda0:22:58 
General classification after stage 5
1Levi Leipheimer (USA) Team RadioShack17:33:14 
2Christian Vande Velde (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:00:11 
3Tejay Van Garderen (USA) HTC-Highroad0:00:17 
4Thomas Danielson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:00:21 
5George Hincapie (USA) BMC Racing Team0:00:53 
6Rafael Infantino Abreu (Col) EPM - UNE0:01:14 
7Cadel Evans (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:01:18 
8Stef Clement (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:01:42 
9Bruno Pires (Por) Leopard Trek0:01:49 
10Rory Sutherland (Aus) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling0:01:50 
11Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack0:02:07 
12Jeffry Louder (USA) BMC Racing Team0:02:17 
13Fränk Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek  
14Juan Pablo Suarez Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE0:02:20 
15Javier Alexis Acevedo Colle (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:02:35 
16Christopher Baldwin (USA) Bissell Cycling0:02:38 
17Robert Gesink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:02:46 
18Sergio Luis Henao Montoya (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:03:14 
19Oscar Sevilla Ribera (Spa) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:03:16 
20Peter Stetina (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:03:26 
21Eduard Alexander Beltran Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE0:03:35 
22Brent Bookwalter (USA) BMC Racing Team0:03:54 
23Gustav Larsson (Swe) Saxo Bank Sungard0:04:11 
24Lucas Euser (USA) Team Spidertech Powered By C100:04:28 
25Jaime Alberto Castaneda Ortega (Col) EPM - UNE0:04:55 
26Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:05:08 
27Stefan Denifl (Aut) Leopard Trek0:05:48 
28Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Skil - Shimano0:05:55 
29Andrès Miguel Diaz Corrales (Col) Team Exergy0:06:10 
30Alex Hagman (USA) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda0:06:16 
31Daniel Oss (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:06:24 
32Ivan Basso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:06:25 
33Anders Lund (Den) Leopard Trek0:06:42 
34Andy Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek0:06:55 
35Laurent Didier (Lux) Saxo Bank Sungard0:07:34 
36Pieter Weening (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:07:36 
37Carlos Fernando Piamonte Rodriguez (Col) EPM - UNE0:07:37 
38Vladimir Efimkin (Rus) Team Type 1 - Sanofi0:07:38 
39Rubens Bertogliati (Swi) Team Type 1 - Sanofi0:07:43 
40Philip Deignan (Irl) Team RadioShack0:07:52 
41Edward Stiver Ortiz Caro (Col) EPM - UNE0:08:29 
42Timothy Duggan (USA) Liquigas-Cannondale0:08:53 
43Jens Voigt (Ger) Leopard Trek0:09:11 
44Cristhian Montoya Giraldo (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:09:29 
45Rafael Montiel (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:09:37 
46Flavio De Luna (Mex) Team Spidertech Powered By C100:09:53 
47Javier Megias Leal (Spa) Team Type 1 - Sanofi0:10:32 
48Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:10:33 
49Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Saxo Bank Sungard0:11:02 
50Lachlan Norris (Aus) HTC-Highroad0:11:13 
51Alexander Efimkin (Rus) Team Type 1 - Sanofi0:11:37 
52Thomas Bonnin (Fra) Skil - Shimano0:12:02 
53Christopher Jones (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling0:13:27 
54George Bennett (NZl) Team RadioShack0:14:00 
55Sebastien Salas (Can) Team Exergy0:14:01 
56Alejandro Ramirez Calderon (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:14:19 
57Daniel Summerhill (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:14:25 
58Chris Butler (USA) BMC Racing Team0:14:40 
59Hayden Roulston (NZl) HTC-Highroad0:14:55 
60Chad Beyer (USA) BMC Racing Team0:15:01 
61William Dugan (USA) Team Type 1 - Sanofi0:15:08 
62Walter Fernando Pedraza Morales (Col) EPM - UNE0:15:38 
63Danny Pate (USA) HTC-Highroad0:16:09 
64Peter Velits (Svk) HTC-Highroad0:16:48 
65Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:17:07 
66Sylvester Szmyd (Pol) Liquigas-Cannondale0:17:16 
67Daniel Lloyd (GBr) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:18:05 
68Rob Britton (Can) Bissell Cycling0:18:36 
69Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:18:54 
70Matt Cooke (USA) Team Exergy0:18:55 
71Valeriy Kobzarenko (Ukr) Team Type 1 - Sanofi0:18:59 
72Benjamin King (USA) Team RadioShack0:19:25 
73Patrick Gretsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad0:20:22 
74André Steensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard0:20:23 
75Oscar Alvarez (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:20:53 
76David Zabriskie (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:21:37 
77Davide Cimolai (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:22:03 
78Grischa Niermann (Ger) Rabobank Cycling Team0:22:48 
79Carlos Alberto Ospina Hernandes (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:23:09 
80Ben Jacques-Maynes (USA) Bissell Cycling0:23:42 
81Davide Frattini (Ita) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling0:24:45 
82Elia Viviani (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:26:22 
83Caleb Fairly (USA) HTC-Highroad0:27:07 
84Francois Parisien (Can) Team Spidertech Powered By C100:27:14 
85Juraj Sagan (Svk) Liquigas-Cannondale0:28:46 
86Erik Slack (USA) Team Exergy0:28:50 
87Jeremy Vennell (NZl) Bissell Cycling0:29:19 
88Martin Mortensen (Den) Leopard Trek0:29:31 
89Fred Rodriguez (USA) Team Exergy0:29:38 
90Paul Mach (USA) Bissell Cycling0:29:40 
91Nic Hamilton (Can) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda0:29:43 
92Frank Kevin Pipp (USA) Bissell Cycling  
93Philipp Ries (Ger) Skil - Shimano0:29:51 
94Michael Mørkøv (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard0:30:05 
95Thimothy Roe (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:30:22 
96Alastair Loutit (Aus) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
97Brian Vandborg (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard0:30:50 
98Martin Reimer (Ger) Skil - Shimano0:31:42 
99Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Bissell Cycling0:32:24 
100Thierry Hupond (Fra) Skil - Shimano0:33:23 
101Robert Förster (Ger) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling0:33:35 
102Jonathan Clarke (Aus) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling0:33:43 
103Craig Lewis (USA) HTC-Highroad0:34:48 
104Kenny Robert Van Hummel (Ned) Skil - Shimano0:34:51 
105Jason McCartney (USA) Team RadioShack0:35:02 
106Scott Zwizanski (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling0:35:44 
107Bradley White (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling  
108Jeremy Powers (USA) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda0:36:53 
109Bernard Van Ulden (USA) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda0:37:55 
110Adrian Hegyvary (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling0:39:10 
111Sander Oostlander (Ned) Skil - Shimano0:39:17 
112Ryan Roth (Can) Team Spidertech Powered By C100:41:33 
113Ben Hermans (Bel) Team RadioShack0:42:34 
114Carlos Eduardo Alzate Escobar (Col) Team Exergy0:45:43 
115Kai Applequist (USA) Team Exergy0:46:09 
Points classification
1Elia Viviani (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale38pts
2Tejay Van Garderen (USA) HTC-Highroad22 
3Levi Leipheimer (USA) Team RadioShack17 
4George Hincapie (USA) BMC Racing Team17 
5Jaime Alberto Castaneda Ortega (Col) EPM - UNE17 
6Javier Alexis Acevedo Colle (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia13 
7Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team13 
8Sergio Luis Henao Montoya (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia12 
9Michael Mørkøv (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard12 
10Robert Förster (Ger) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling12 
11Thomas Danielson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo11 
12Cadel Evans (Aus) BMC Racing Team11 
13Fränk Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek10 
14Daniel Oss (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale10 
15Kenny Robert Van Hummel (Ned) Skil - Shimano10 
16Fred Rodriguez (USA) Team Exergy7 
17Christian Vande Velde (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo7 
18Jeffry Louder (USA) BMC Racing Team7 
19Eduard Alexander Beltran Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE7 
20Andy Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek6 
21Stefan Denifl (Aut) Leopard Trek5 
22Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo5 
23Bradley White (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling5 
24Sander Oostlander (Ned) Skil - Shimano5 
25Bruno Pires (Por) Leopard Trek5 
26Ivan Basso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale4 
27Daniel Summerhill (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo4 
28André Steensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard4 
29Robert Gesink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3 
30Lucas Euser (USA) Team Spidertech Powered By C103 
31Rafael Montiel (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia3 
32Alexander Efimkin (Rus) Team Type 1 - Sanofi3 
33Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3 
34Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Bissell Cycling3 
35Jeremy Powers (USA) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda3 
36Oscar Sevilla Ribera (Spa) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia2 
37Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Skil - Shimano2 
38Rubens Bertogliati (Swi) Team Type 1 - Sanofi1 
39Danny Pate (USA) HTC-Highroad1 
Mountains classification
1Walter Fernando Pedraza Morales (Col) EPM - UNE30pts
2Rafael Montiel (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia24 
3Eduard Alexander Beltran Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE20 
4Sander Oostlander (Ned) Skil - Shimano15 
5Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team13 
6Rafael Infantino Abreu (Col) EPM - UNE12 
7Levi Leipheimer (USA) Team RadioShack10 
8Thomas Peterson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo10 
9Alejandro Ramirez Calderon (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia10 
10André Steensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard9 
11Bradley White (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling9 
12Andy Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek8 
13Christian Vande Velde (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo8 
14Jeremy Powers (USA) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda8 
15Tejay Van Garderen (USA) HTC-Highroad7 
16Ivan Rovny (Rus) Team RadioShack7 
17Ivan Basso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale7 
18Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) Bissell Cycling7 
19Sergio Luis Henao Montoya (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia6 
20Danny Pate (USA) HTC-Highroad6 
21Lucas Euser (USA) Team Spidertech Powered By C105 
22Thomas Danielson (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo4 
23Peter Stetina (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo4 
24Fränk Schleck (Lux) Leopard Trek3 
25Robert Gesink (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team2 
26Laurent Didier (Lux) Saxo Bank Sungard2 
27George Bennett (NZl) Team RadioShack2 
28Hayden Roulston (NZl) HTC-Highroad2 
29Jason McCartney (USA) Team RadioShack1 
Young riders classification
1Tejay Van Garderen (USA) HTC-Highroad17:33:31 
2Eduard Alexander Beltran Suarez (Col) EPM - UNE0:03:18 
3Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Skil - Shimano0:05:38 
4Cristhian Montoya Giraldo (Col) Gobernacion De Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:09:12 
5Flavio De Luna (Mex) Team Spidertech Powered By C100:09:36 
6Thomas Bonnin (Fra) Skil - Shimano0:11:45 
7George Bennett (NZl) Team RadioShack0:13:43 
8Daniel Summerhill (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:13:48 
9Chris Butler (USA) BMC Racing Team0:14:23 
10Benjamin King (USA) Team RadioShack0:19:08 
11Davide Cimolai (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:21:46 
12Elia Viviani (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:26:05 
13Juraj Sagan (Svk) Liquigas-Cannondale0:28:29 
14Erik Slack (USA) Team Exergy0:28:33 
15Philipp Ries (Ger) Skil - Shimano0:29:34 
16Thimothy Roe (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:30:05 
17Alastair Loutit (Aus) Jelly Belly p/b Kenda  
Teams classification
1Team Garmin - Cervelo52:42:02 
2BMC Racing Team0:02:06 
3UNE - EPM0:04:08 
4Team Leopard Trek0:05:09 
5Team RadioShack0:05:25 
6Gobernacion de Antioquia - Indeportes Antioquia0:06:05 
7Rabobank Cycling Team0:07:28 
8HTC - Highroad0:12:20 
10Saxo Bank Sungard0:14:52 
11Team Type 1 - Sanofi0:18:32 
12Team Spidertech Powered by C100:26:00 
13Team Exergy0:32:05 
14Unitedhealthcare Pro Cycling0:34:24 
15Bissell Pro Cycling0:36:14 
17Jelly Belly p/b Kenda0:59:31 

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