Moncoutie prevails on Estación de Montaña Manzaneda

Wiggins takes over leader's jersey from teammate Froome

The mountain finish on Estación de Montaña Manzaneda inspired yet more entertaining racing at the Vuelta a Espana and another new race leader, with Bradley Wiggins (Team Sky) pulling on the ‘Roja’ leader’s jersey after David Moncoutié (Cofidis) won the stage alone.

Moncoutié showed his climbing skills and racing experience on the mountain finish to take his fourth Vuelta stage in four years. The Frenchman made sure he was part of the key breakaway of the day and then attacked alone on the 19km climb, finishing 1:18 ahead of Beñat Intxausti (Movistar) and Luis Leon Sanchez (Rabobank). Moncoutié also took the blue polka-dot climber’s jersey.

“I had studied the course well, and planned where to attack on the last climb,” he said. “I was thinking about this stage for a while, and after falling short at Sierra Nevada, another finish that I like, I’ve managed to do it.”

Chris Froome’s moment of glory at the Vuelta ended in the final kilometres of the long, exposed climb to the line, with Wiggins confirming he is the strongest at Team Sky and so ending any possible rivalry about team leadership.

Froome initially responded to several attacks but then slipped down the line of riders in the front group as Dan Martin (Garmin-Cervelo), Bauke Mollema (Rabobank) and then Joaquin Rodriguez (Katusha) launched attacks. Those moves forced Wiggins to respond and Froome lost 27 seconds at the line.

Rodriguez got a gap with a late surge but he only managed to gain seven seconds on his main rivals. Importantly for Wiggins, Jakob Fuglsang (Leopard Trek) was not in the front group – he finished in the same time as Froome, and so Wiggins took the overall race lead. Froome is now in second place overall at seven seconds, with Vincenzo Nibali (Liquigas-Cannondale) third at 11 seconds. Strangely for a summit finish, the gaps in the general classification tightened rather than opened.

Wiggins performance sees him become the tenth British rider to take the race lead at the Vuelta. He also wore the maglia rosa at the 2010 Giro d’Italia but this time, he has a real shot at overall victory.

A 19-rider breakaway shapes the stage

The long climb to the finish was always going to be decisive but that did not stop riders going on the attack, virtually from the gun. Carlos Barredo (Rabobank) was the first to jump away after just one kilometre. He was joined by others but Team Sky quickly closed it down and a later move led by Sylvain Chavanel (Quick Step).

However after 30km, the break of the day, made up of 16 riders, went clear. Aitor Pérez (Lampre-ISD), Vincente Reynés (Omega Pharma-Lotto), Luis León Sánchez (Rabobank), David Bernabéu and Adrián Palomares (Andalucía-Caja Granada), Juan José Oroz (Euskaltel-Euskadi), Evgueni Petrov and Joan Horrach (Katusha), Beñat Intxausti (Movistar), Sergio Paulinho (RadioShack), Matteo Montaguti (Ag2r-La Mondiale), David Moncoutié (Cofidis), Michael Albasini (HTC), Stuart O'Grady (Leopard), Jonas Jørgensen (Saxo Bank-SunGard) and Manuel Quinziato (BMC) were all there. They were later joined by Mathias Frank (BMC), Amets Txurruka (Euskaltel-Euskadi) and Fabio Duarte (Geox-TMC) to make a break of 19 riders.

Only Duarte and Sanchez were real threats to Chris Froome’s race lead and Team Sky rode tempo to keep them in check. Duarte became virtual race leader for a few minutes but the gap fell below seven minutes as the big final climb approached.

Moncoutié surged away to take the points on the third category Alto de Ermida ahead of Montaguti but that was only a taster of a climb before the 19km haul up to Estación de Montaña Manzaneda.

Before the climb really kicked in, Palomares attacked and opened a brief gap but the strongest climbers from the move jumped across before Paulinho and then Moncoutié took turns to attack. The veteran Frenchman had been looking for a stage victory and mountain points since the start of the Vuelta in Benidorm. Suddenly he had a chance for both and did not falter. He gradually opened a gap on the chasers, meaning that he had plenty of time to celebrate his victory atop the windswept mountain.

Wiggins is the eighth leader of this year’s Vuelta and can fortunately look forward to a quiet first day in red on Thursday. Stage 12 is 167km ride from Ponteareas to Pontevedra. The stage includes several short hills and three finishing circuits around Pontevedra but is expected to finish with a bunch sprint.

Full Results
1David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne4:38:00 
2Beñat Intxausti Elorriaga (Spa) Movistar Team0:01:18 
3Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team  
4Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:01:36 
5Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Team RadioShack0:01:43 
6Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale0:02:29 
7Amets Txurruka (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
8Aitor Perez Arrieta (Spa) Lampre - ISD0:02:55 
9Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team0:03:01 
10Vicente David Bernabeu Armengol (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada0:03:08 
11Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
12Wout Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
13Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling  
14Juan Jose Cobo Acebo (Spa) Geox-TMC  
15Sergio Pardilla Belllón (Spa) Movistar Team  
16Bauke Mollema (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  
17Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
18Fredrik Kessiakoff (Swe) Pro Team Astana  
19Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team  
20Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard  
21Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
22Daniel Martin (Irl) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
23Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
24Haimar Zubeldia Agirre (Spa) Team RadioShack  
25Janez Brajkovic (Slo) Team RadioShack0:03:24 
26Nicolas Roche (Irl) AG2R La Mondiale0:03:31 
27Oliver Zaugg (Swi) Leopard Trek0:03:35 
28Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Leopard Trek  
29David Blanco Rodriguez (Spa) Geox-TMC  
30Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team  
31Fabio Andres Duarte Arevalo (Col) Geox-TMC  
32Maxime Monfort (Bel) Leopard Trek  
33Marzio Bruseghin (Ita) Movistar Team  
34Christopher Froome (GBr) Sky Procycling  
35Denis Menchov (Rus) Geox-TMC  
36Carlos Sastre Candil (Spa) Geox-TMC  
37Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
38Thomas Rohregger (Aut) Leopard Trek  
39Tanel Kangert (Est) Pro Team Astana  
40Stuart O'Grady (Aus) Leopard Trek  
41Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:03:57 
42Rafal Majka (Pol) Saxo Bank Sungard  
43Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana  
44Adrián Palomares Villaplana (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada0:04:06 
45Josep Jufre Pou (Spa) Pro Team Astana  
46Ruslan Pydgornyy (Ukr) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
47Tiago Machado (Por) Team RadioShack  
48Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:04:42 
49Francis De Greef (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:05:01 
50Juan José Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:05:14 
51Guillaume Bonnafond (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:05:21 
52Mathieu Perget (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
53Damiano Caruso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
54Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:05:25 
55Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team0:07:41 
56Vladimir Karpets (Rus) Katusha Team  
57Santo Anza (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
58Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team0:07:43 
59Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Pro Team Astana0:08:14 
60Egoi Martinez De Esteban (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:08:36 
61Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
62Jonas Aaen Jörgensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard0:09:06 
63David Lelay (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:09:14 
64Dimitri Champion (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:09:44 
65Morris Possoni (Ita) Sky Procycling0:10:46 
66Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team0:11:08 
67Vicente Reynes Mimo (Spa) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:11:41 
68Michael Albasini (Swi) HTC-Highroad  
69Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
70Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
71Andrey Mizourov (Kaz) Pro Team Astana  
72Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
73Dominik Nerz (Ger) Liquigas-Cannondale  
74Johan Van Summeren (Bel) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
75Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team  
76José Luis Roldan Carmona (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada  
77Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Movistar Team  
78Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:12:27 
79Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team0:13:15 
80Alessandro Spezialetti (Ita) Lampre - ISD0:14:04 
81Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
82Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team  
83Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:17:14 
84Julien Fouchard (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne  
85Jesus Rosendo Prado (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada  
86Marco Marzano (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
87Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - ISD  
88Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
89Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
90Thomas Löfkvist (Swe) Sky Procycling  
91Pim Ligthart (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
92Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
93Koen De Kort (Ned) Skil - Shimano  
94David De La Fuente Rasilla (Spa) Geox-TMC  
95Markel Irizar Aranburu (Spa) Team RadioShack  
96Paul Martens (Ger) Rabobank Cycling Team  
97Carlos Barredo Llamazales (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team  
98Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team  
99Gert Dockx (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
100Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Skil - Shimano  
101Francesco Bellotti (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
102Cyril Dessel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
103Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
104Volodymir Gustov (Ukr) Saxo Bank Sungard  
105Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
106Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
107Xabier Zandio Echaide (Spa) Sky Procycling  
108Inaki Isasi Flores (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
109Andrew Talansky (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
110Marc De Maar (AHo) Quickstep Cycling Team  
111Yuriy Trofimov (Rus) Katusha Team  
112Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
113Jose Alberto Benitez Roman (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada  
114Yoann Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne  
115Geoffroy Lequatre (Fra) Team RadioShack  
116Antonio Piedra Perez (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada  
117Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Pro Team Astana  
118Ivan Santaromita (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
119Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Pro Team Astana  
120Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Pro Team Astana0:17:31 
121Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre - ISD0:20:13 
122Nikolas Maes (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team0:22:20 
123Juan Manuel Garate (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team0:22:22 
124Jurgen Van De Walle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
125Stijn Devolder (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
126Mauro Da Dalto (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
127Tom Boonen (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team  
128Alan Marangoni (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale  
129Martin Velits (Svk) HTC-Highroad  
130Peter Sagan (Svk) Liquigas-Cannondale  
131Adam Hansen (Aus) Omega Pharma-Lotto  
132Nick Nuyens (Bel) Saxo Bank Sungard  
133Matteo Carrara (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
134Kevin De Weert (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team  
135Nelson Oliveira (Spa) Team RadioShack  
136Andreas Klöden (Ger) Team RadioShack  
137Matthew Busche (USA) Team RadioShack  
138Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team  
139Karsten Kroon (Ned) BMC Racing Team  
140Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
141Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team  
142Alexandre Geniez (Fra) Skil - Shimano  
143Daniele Bennati (Ita) Leopard Trek0:22:59 
144Ian Stannard (GBr) Sky Procycling0:23:00 
145Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Leopard Trek  
146Luca Paolini (Ita) Katusha Team0:23:50 
147Tony Martin (Ger) HTC-Highroad  
148John Degenkolb (Ger) HTC-Highroad0:26:04 
149Christopher Sutton (Aus) Sky Procycling  
150Andreas Klier (Ger) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
151Robert Wagner (Ger) Leopard Trek  
152Mauro Santambrogio (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
153Dario David Cioni (Ita) Sky Procycling  
154Bert Grabsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad  
155Roy Curvers (Ned) Skil - Shimano  
156Daniele Righi (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
157Antonio Cabello Baena (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada  
158Albert Timmer (Ned) Skil - Shimano  
159Leigh Howard (Aus) HTC-Highroad  
160Simon Geschke (Ger) Skil - Shimano  
161Jose Vicente Toribio Alcolea (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada  
162Davide Vigano (Ita) Leopard Trek  
163Mads Christensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard  
164Matthias Brandle (Aut) Geox-TMC  
165Tom Veelers (Ned) Skil - Shimano  
166Alessandro Petacchi (Ita) Lampre - ISD  
167Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team  
168Nicki Sörensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard  
169Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi  
170Yukihiro Doi (Jpn) Skil - Shimano  
171Marcel Kittel (Ger) Skil - Shimano  
172Steve Houanard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
173Luis Angel Mate Mardones (Spa) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne  
174Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Movistar Team  
175Dmitry Kozontchuk (Rus) Geox-TMC  
176Jaroslaw Marycz (Pol) Saxo Bank Sungard  
177David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team  
178Juan José Haedo (Arg) Saxo Bank Sungard  
179Heinrich Haussler (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo  
180Nico Sijmens (Bel) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne  
181Aleksejs Saramotins (Lat) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne  
182Rein Taaramae (Est) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne  
183Taylor Phinney (USA) BMC Racing Team  
DNFJuan Jose Lobato Del Valle (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada  
DNFKanstantsin Sivtsov (Blr) HTC-Highroad  
Points - Estación de Montaña Manzaneda, 167km
1David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne25pts
2Beñat Intxausti Elorriaga (Spa) Movistar Team20 
3Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team16 
4Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team14 
5Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Team RadioShack12 
6Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale10 
7Amets Txurruka (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi9 
8Aitor Perez Arrieta (Spa) Lampre - ISD8 
9Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team7 
10Vicente David Bernabeu Armengol (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada6 
11Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team5 
12Wout Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team4 
13Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling3 
14Juan Jose Cobo Acebo (Spa) Geox-TMC2 
Sprint 1 - O Barco de Valdeorras, 107km
1Adrián Palomares Villaplana (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada4pts
2Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team2 
3Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Pro Team Astana1 
Sprint 2 - Freixido de Abaxi0, 124.5km
1Adrián Palomares Villaplana (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada4pts
2Vicente Reynes Mimo (Spa) Omega Pharma-Lotto2 
3Michael Albasini (Swi) HTC-Highroad1 
Mountain 1 - Alto de Fumaces (Cat. 3) 8km
1Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale3pts
2Egoi Martinez De Esteban (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi2 
3Tanel Kangert (Est) Pro Team Astana1 
Mountain 2 - Alto da Gonza (Cat. 2) 61km
1Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale5pts
2David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne3 
3Vicente David Bernabeu Armengol (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada1 
Mountain 3 - Alto de Hermida (Cat. 3) 130km
1David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne3pts
2Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale2 
3Amets Txurruka (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi1 
Mountain 4 - Estación de Montaña Manzaneda (HC) 167km
1David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne15pts
2Beñat Intxausti Elorriaga (Spa) Movistar Team10 
3Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team6 
4Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team4 
5Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Team RadioShack2 
Most combative rider
1Adrián Palomares Villaplana (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada  
1Movistar Team14:02:01 
2Team RadioShack0:00:14 
3Rabobank Cycling Team0:00:22 
5Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:02:21 
6Pro Team Astana0:02:39 
7Leopard Trek0:02:44 
9AG2R La Mondiale0:03:20 
11Katusha Team0:05:49 
12Saxo Bank Sungard0:08:10 
13Sky Procycling0:09:28 
14Andalucia Caja Granada0:10:54 
15Omega Pharma-Lotto0:11:49 
16Lampre - ISD0:12:33 
17Quickstep Cycling Team0:16:30 
18BMC Racing Team0:22:30 
19Team Garmin-Cervelo0:24:02 
20Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne0:26:27 
21Skil - Shimano0:48:49 
General classification after stage 11
1Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling42:50:41 
2Christopher Froome (GBr) Sky Procycling0:00:07 
3Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:00:11 
4Fredrik Kessiakoff (Swe) Pro Team Astana0:00:14 
5Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Leopard Trek0:00:19 
6Bauke Mollema (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:00:47 
7Maxime Monfort (Bel) Leopard Trek0:01:06 
8Juan Jose Cobo Acebo (Spa) Geox-TMC0:01:27 
9Haimar Zubeldia Agirre (Spa) Team RadioShack0:01:53 
10Janez Brajkovic (Slo) Team RadioShack0:02:00 
11Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:02:01 
12Marzio Bruseghin (Ita) Movistar Team0:02:22 
13Denis Menchov (Rus) Geox-TMC0:02:42 
14Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team0:02:56 
15Sergio Pardilla Belllón (Spa) Movistar Team0:03:03 
16Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team0:03:39 
17Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard0:03:47 
18Nicolas Roche (Irl) AG2R La Mondiale0:03:50 
19Tiago Machado (Por) Team RadioShack0:04:06 
20Wout Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:04:21 
21Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team0:04:25 
22Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD0:04:29 
23Daniel Martin (Irl) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:04:38 
24Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:04:46 
25Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team0:05:49 
26Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:06:20 
27David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne0:06:40 
28Carlos Sastre Candil (Spa) Geox-TMC0:06:55 
29Fabio Andres Duarte Arevalo (Col) Geox-TMC0:07:11 
30Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:07:45 
31Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team0:07:59 
32Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Pro Team Astana0:08:26 
33Guillaume Bonnafond (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:12:35 
34Mathieu Perget (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:14:06 
35Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team0:15:04 
36Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:15:36 
37Oliver Zaugg (Swi) Leopard Trek0:16:08 
38Rafal Majka (Pol) Saxo Bank Sungard0:16:26 
39Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:17:00 
40Vladimir Karpets (Rus) Katusha Team0:18:50 
41Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha Team0:24:14 
42Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:26:15 
43Francis De Greef (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto0:26:23 
44Juan José Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:28:32 
45Thomas Rohregger (Aut) Leopard Trek0:29:31 
46Amets Txurruka (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:31:13 
47Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team0:32:08 
48Santo Anza (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:33:28 
49Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:34:37 
50Dominik Nerz (Ger) Liquigas-Cannondale0:36:31 
51Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team0:38:28 
52Mauro Santambrogio (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:39:30 
53Morris Possoni (Ita) Sky Procycling  
54Alessandro Spezialetti (Ita) Lampre - ISD0:40:10 
55Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Skil - Shimano0:40:46 
56Marco Marzano (Ita) Lampre - ISD0:42:13 
57Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - ISD0:43:13 
58Dimitri Champion (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:44:11 
59Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team0:45:38 
60Luis Angel Mate Mardones (Spa) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne0:45:53 
61Johan Van Summeren (Bel) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:45:54 
62Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Pro Team Astana0:48:54 
63Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team0:50:41 
64David Blanco Rodriguez (Spa) Geox-TMC0:50:51 
65Egoi Martinez De Esteban (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi0:50:52 
66David Lelay (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:51:17 
67Damiano Caruso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale0:51:26 
68Thomas Löfkvist (Swe) Sky Procycling0:52:52 
69Tanel Kangert (Est) Pro Team Astana0:53:42 
70David De La Fuente Rasilla (Spa) Geox-TMC0:53:46 
71Andrew Talansky (USA) Team Garmin-Cervelo0:54:28 
72Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Lampre - ISD0:54:49 
73Vicente David Bernabeu Armengol (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada0:59:38 
74Cyril Dessel (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:02:14 
75Carlos Barredo Llamazales (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team1:05:13 
76Xabier Zandio Echaide (Spa) Sky Procycling1:05:27 
77Andrey Mizourov (Kaz) Pro Team Astana1:05:30 
78Volodymir Gustov (Ukr) Saxo Bank Sungard1:05:44 
79Beñat Intxausti Elorriaga (Spa) Movistar Team1:06:49 
80Josep Jufre Pou (Spa) Pro Team Astana1:07:42 
81Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team1:09:24 
82Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team1:10:32 
83Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Pro Team Astana1:11:08 
84Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:12:01 
85José Luis Roldan Carmona (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada1:12:50 
86Jesus Rosendo Prado (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada1:13:15 
87Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto1:14:02 
88Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team1:15:17 
89Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Pro Team Astana1:15:32 
90Antonio Piedra Perez (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada1:17:17 
91Olivier Kaisen (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto1:17:24 
92Gert Dockx (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto1:19:17 
93Markel Irizar Aranburu (Spa) Team RadioShack1:19:49 
94Aitor Perez Arrieta (Spa) Lampre - ISD1:20:17 
95Inaki Isasi Flores (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi1:20:25 
96Stuart O'Grady (Aus) Leopard Trek1:21:07 
97Ruslan Pydgornyy (Ukr) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1:21:29 
98Vicente Reynes Mimo (Spa) Omega Pharma-Lotto1:21:34 
99Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale1:22:18 
100Pim Ligthart (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
101Jorge Azanza Soto (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi1:22:39 
102Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Movistar Team1:23:26 
103Matthew Busche (USA) Team RadioShack1:24:08 
104Koen De Kort (Ned) Skil - Shimano1:24:10 
105Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:25:43 
106Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Team RadioShack1:27:25 
107Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Pro Team Astana1:27:45 
108Dmitry Kozontchuk (Rus) Geox-TMC1:29:18 
109Juan Manuel Garate (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team1:30:01 
110Heinrich Haussler (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo1:30:10 
111David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team1:32:35 
112Rein Taaramae (Est) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne1:34:12 
113Alessandro Petacchi (Ita) Lampre - ISD1:34:13 
114Tony Martin (Ger) HTC-Highroad1:34:14 
115Geoffroy Lequatre (Fra) Team RadioShack1:34:18 
116Daniele Bennati (Ita) Leopard Trek1:34:54 
117Peter Sagan (Svk) Liquigas-Cannondale1:35:29 
118Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team1:35:36 
119Nico Sijmens (Bel) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne1:35:43 
120Ivan Santaromita (Ita) BMC Racing Team1:39:23 
121Paul Martens (Ger) Rabobank Cycling Team1:41:43 
122Yuriy Trofimov (Rus) Katusha Team1:42:09 
123Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre - ISD1:42:16 
124Adam Hansen (Aus) Omega Pharma-Lotto1:42:25 
125Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team1:42:56 
126Ignatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Movistar Team1:43:05 
127Yoann Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne1:43:36 
128Francesco Bellotti (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:44:05 
129Martin Velits (Svk) HTC-Highroad1:44:28 
130Andreas Klöden (Ger) Team RadioShack1:44:31 
131Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team1:44:40 
132Adrián Palomares Villaplana (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada1:45:05 
133Alan Marangoni (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:46:56 
134Steve Houanard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:47:05 
135Nelson Oliveira (Spa) Team RadioShack1:48:20 
136Michael Albasini (Swi) HTC-Highroad1:50:10 
137Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team1:50:23 
138Kevin De Weert (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team1:50:35 
139Bert Grabsch (Ger) HTC-Highroad1:51:28 
140Julien Fouchard (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne1:51:48 
141Marc De Maar (AHo) Quickstep Cycling Team1:52:22 
142Mauro Da Dalto (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1:55:24 
143Karsten Kroon (Ned) BMC Racing Team1:56:38 
144Simon Geschke (Ger) Skil - Shimano1:56:45 
145Tom Boonen (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team1:57:23 
146Jonas Aaen Jörgensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard1:57:35 
147Daniele Righi (Ita) Lampre - ISD1:57:38 
148Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Leopard Trek1:58:05 
149Ian Stannard (GBr) Sky Procycling1:59:29 
150Nicki Sörensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard1:59:50 
151Jurgen Van De Walle (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto2:01:06 
152Jose Alberto Benitez Roman (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada2:01:25 
153Dario Cataldo (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team2:02:10 
154Davide Vigano (Ita) Leopard Trek2:02:38 
155John Degenkolb (Ger) HTC-Highroad2:02:41 
156Aliaksandr Kuchynski (Blr) Katusha Team2:06:12 
157Jose Vicente Toribio Alcolea (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada2:11:35 
158Luca Paolini (Ita) Katusha Team2:11:38 
159Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:15:07 
160Dario David Cioni (Ita) Sky Procycling2:17:30 
161Leigh Howard (Aus) HTC-Highroad  
162Juan José Haedo (Arg) Saxo Bank Sungard2:17:47 
163Stijn Devolder (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:17:55 
164Matteo Carrara (Ita) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:19:40 
165Nikolas Maes (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team2:26:35 
166Roy Curvers (Ned) Skil - Shimano2:26:54 
167Pierre Cazaux (Fra) Euskaltel-Euskadi2:27:47 
168Matthias Brandle (Aut) Geox-TMC2:28:47 
169Jaroslaw Marycz (Pol) Saxo Bank Sungard2:29:26 
170Antonio Cabello Baena (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada2:31:11 
171Mads Christensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard2:32:32 
172Marcel Kittel (Ger) Skil - Shimano2:33:00 
173Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) Team Garmin-Cervelo2:35:15 
174Christopher Sutton (Aus) Sky Procycling2:35:19 
175Yukihiro Doi (Jpn) Skil - Shimano2:35:51 
176Alexandre Geniez (Fra) Skil - Shimano2:36:01 
177Taylor Phinney (USA) BMC Racing Team2:39:43 
178Robert Wagner (Ger) Leopard Trek2:40:00 
179Tom Veelers (Ned) Skil - Shimano2:43:15 
180Albert Timmer (Ned) Skil - Shimano2:43:36 
181Andreas Klier (Ger) Team Garmin-Cervelo2:44:02 
182Aleksejs Saramotins (Lat) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne2:47:47 
183Nick Nuyens (Bel) Saxo Bank Sungard2:52:50 
Points classification
1Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team81pts
2Bauke Mollema (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team62 
3Peter Sagan (Svk) Liquigas-Cannondale50 
4Daniel Martin (Irl) Team Garmin-Cervelo48 
5Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team48 
6Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team42 
7Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Leopard Trek41 
8Marcel Kittel (Ger) Skil - Shimano41 
9Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre - ISD40 
10Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto38 
11Wout Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team37 
12Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling36 
13Christopher Froome (GBr) Sky Procycling36 
14Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale34 
15David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne32 
16Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team32 
17Tony Martin (Ger) HTC-Highroad30 
18Nicolas Roche (Irl) AG2R La Mondiale29 
19Christopher Sutton (Aus) Sky Procycling25 
20Valerio Agnoli (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale25 
21Daniele Bennati (Ita) Leopard Trek24 
22Fredrik Kessiakoff (Swe) Pro Team Astana23 
23Haimar Zubeldia Agirre (Spa) Team RadioShack23 
24Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team23 
25Enrico Gasparotto (Ita) Pro Team Astana23 
26Vicente Reynes Mimo (Spa) Omega Pharma-Lotto22 
27Juan Jose Cobo Acebo (Spa) Geox-TMC21 
28Denis Menchov (Rus) Geox-TMC21 
29Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard21 
30Beñat Intxausti Elorriaga (Spa) Movistar Team20 
31Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale20 
32Ruslan Pydgornyy (Ukr) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team19 
33Adrián Palomares Villaplana (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada18 
34Markel Irizar Aranburu (Spa) Team RadioShack16 
35Marzio Bruseghin (Ita) Movistar Team15 
36Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team15 
37Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team14 
38Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Leopard Trek14 
39Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi13 
40Eros Capecchi (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale13 
41Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale13 
42Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - ISD12 
43Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Team RadioShack12 
44Taylor Phinney (USA) BMC Racing Team12 
45Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Lampre - ISD11 
46Alessandro Petacchi (Ita) Lampre - ISD11 
47Steve Houanard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale10 
48Maxime Monfort (Bel) Leopard Trek10 
49Janez Brajkovic (Slo) Team RadioShack10 
50Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi10 
51Juan José Haedo (Arg) Saxo Bank Sungard10 
52Tiago Machado (Por) Team RadioShack9 
53Amets Txurruka (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi9 
54Rein Taaramae (Est) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne9 
55Tom Veelers (Ned) Skil - Shimano9 
56Thomas Rohregger (Aut) Leopard Trek8 
57Jesus Rosendo Prado (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada8 
58Sebastian Lang (Ger) Omega Pharma-Lotto8 
59Aitor Perez Arrieta (Spa) Lampre - ISD8 
60Sergio Pardilla Belllón (Spa) Movistar Team7 
61Jan Bakelants (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto7 
62Luca Paolini (Ita) Katusha Team7 
63Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team6 
64Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team6 
65Vicente David Bernabeu Armengol (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada6 
66John Degenkolb (Ger) HTC-Highroad6 
67Leigh Howard (Aus) HTC-Highroad6 
68Michael Albasini (Swi) HTC-Highroad5 
69Davide Malacarne (Ita) Quickstep Cycling Team4 
70Antonio Cabello Baena (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada4 
71Aleksejs Saramotins (Lat) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne4 
72Pim Ligthart (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team4 
73Nelson Oliveira (Spa) Team RadioShack4 
74Ian Stannard (GBr) Sky Procycling4 
75Guillaume Bonnafond (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3 
76Luis Angel Mate Mardones (Spa) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne3 
77Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Movistar Team3 
78Heinrich Haussler (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo3 
79Jose Vicente Toribio Alcolea (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada3 
80Gorka Verdugo Marcotegui (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi2 
81Juan Horrach Rippoll (Spa) Katusha Team2 
82Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) BMC Racing Team2 
83Stuart O'Grady (Aus) Leopard Trek2 
84Paul Martens (Ger) Rabobank Cycling Team2 
85Adam Hansen (Aus) Omega Pharma-Lotto2 
86Yukihiro Doi (Jpn) Skil - Shimano2 
87Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team1 
88Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Skil - Shimano1 
89Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Pro Team Astana1 
90Julien Fouchard (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne1 
Mountains classification
1Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale33pts
2David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne32 
3Daniel Martin (Irl) Team Garmin-Cervelo25 
4Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team20 
5Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard15 
6Koen De Kort (Ned) Skil - Shimano14 
7Bauke Mollema (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team10 
8Beñat Intxausti Elorriaga (Spa) Movistar Team10 
9Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team9 
10Heinrich Haussler (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo7 
11Julien Fouchard (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne7 
12Juan Jose Cobo Acebo (Spa) Geox-TMC6 
13Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team6 
14Thomas Rohregger (Aut) Leopard Trek6 
15Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team6 
16Adrián Palomares Villaplana (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada6 
17Rein Taaramae (Est) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne5 
18Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team5 
19Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling4 
20Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - ISD4 
21Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team4 
22Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team3 
23Markel Irizar Aranburu (Spa) Team RadioShack3 
24Paul Martens (Ger) Rabobank Cycling Team3 
25Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team3 
26Ruslan Pydgornyy (Ukr) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team3 
27Tony Martin (Ger) HTC-Highroad3 
28Christopher Froome (GBr) Sky Procycling2 
29Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
30Guillaume Bonnafond (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2 
31Egoi Martinez De Esteban (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi2 
32Jesus Rosendo Prado (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada2 
33Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Team RadioShack2 
34Yoann Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne2 
35Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team1 
36Amets Txurruka (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi1 
37Damiano Caruso (Ita) Liquigas-Cannondale1 
38Tanel Kangert (Est) Pro Team Astana1 
39Vicente David Bernabeu Armengol (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada1 
40Adam Hansen (Aus) Omega Pharma-Lotto1 
41Michael Albasini (Swi) HTC-Highroad1 
Combination classification
1Bauke Mollema (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team15pts
2Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha Team26 
3Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha Team28 
4Daniel Martin (Irl) Team Garmin-Cervelo30 
5Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling32 
6Christopher Froome (GBr) Sky Procycling43 
7David Moncoutie (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne44 
8Juan Jose Cobo Acebo (Spa) Geox-TMC47 
9Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Saxo Bank Sungard51 
10Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) Rabobank Cycling Team64 
11Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) Quickstep Cycling Team69 
12Pablo Lastras Garcia (Spa) Movistar Team78 
13Sergey Lagutin (Uzb) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team91 
14Thomas Rohregger (Aut) Leopard Trek115 
15Beñat Intxausti Elorriaga (Spa) Movistar Team117 
16Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre - ISD119 
17Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel) Quickstep Cycling Team120 
18Amets Txurruka (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi135 
19Guillaume Bonnafond (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale138 
20Mathias Frank (Swi) BMC Racing Team139 
21Matteo Montaguti (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale141 
22Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Katusha Team149 
23Markel Irizar Aranburu (Spa) Team RadioShack150 
24Ruslan Pydgornyy (Ukr) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team155 
25Tony Martin (Ger) HTC-Highroad158 
26Jesus Rosendo Prado (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada175 
27Vicente David Bernabeu Armengol (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada177 
28Adrián Palomares Villaplana (Spa) Andalucia Caja Granada181 
29Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Team RadioShack182 
30Rein Taaramae (Est) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne183 
31Heinrich Haussler (Aus) Team Garmin-Cervelo198 
32Paul Martens (Ger) Rabobank Cycling Team229 
33Julien Fouchard (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne241 
34Michael Albasini (Swi) HTC-Highroad245 
35Adam Hansen (Aus) Omega Pharma-Lotto249 
Teams classification
1Team RadioShack128:00:59 
2Rabobank Cycling Team0:02:08 
3Leopard Trek0:02:23 
5Pro Team Astana0:11:40 
6Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:14:23 
7Movistar Team0:14:34 
8AG2R La Mondiale0:16:05 
9Katusha Team0:17:53 
12Sky Procycling0:25:02 
13Omega Pharma-Lotto0:36:52 
14Lampre - ISD0:47:02 
15Quickstep Cycling Team0:51:20 
16Team Garmin-Cervelo1:00:43 
17Saxo Bank Sungard1:12:20 
18Cofidis, Le Credit En Ligne1:32:12 
19Andalucia Caja Granada2:00:20 
20BMC Racing Team2:05:58 
22Skil - Shimano3:22:08 

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