Degenkolb wins in Logroño

Contador retains red jersey

John Degenkolb (Giant-Shimano) completed a hat-trick of victories at the Vuelta a España when he out-sprinted Tom Boonen (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) in Logroño on stage 12.

The flat stage saw the peloton tackle eight laps of a flat, 20-kilometre circuit in the Rioja, and it had been billed beforehand as a head-to-head battle between Degenkolb and Nacer Bouhanni (FDJ.fr).

The anticipated duel never materialised, however, as Bouhanni was among the sprinters held up by a crash on the final bend that also saw Michael Matthews (Orica-GreenEdge) – who won the Vuelta Rioja here earlier this year – and Andrea Guardini (Astana) removed from contention.

Only fifteen riders succeeded in avoiding any delay, and Roberto Ferrari (Lampre-Merida) attempted to take advantage of the confusion by opening the sprint from distance for his teammate Max Richeze.

Degenkolb, however, was able to rely on the support of teammate Ramon Sinkeldam in the finishing straight, and the Dutchman brought a degree of order to the sprint in the final 300 metres by piloting him to the front.

There was a degree of ineluctability about the outcome once Degenkolb opened the throttle inside the final 200 metres, although he did have to kick all the way to the line to fend off a stout challenge from Boonen, who is in the process of building his form for the world championships.

Another man with designs on a rainbow jersey in Ponferrada, Peter Sagan (Cannondale), showed his first signs of life at this Vuelta in the sprint, although he ultimately had to settle for fourth place behind his one-time teammate Jacopo Guarnieri (Astana).

In the general classification, Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo) retains the overall lead, 24 seconds ahead of Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) and 1:12 up on Rigoberto Uran (Omega Pharma-QuickStep), while Chris Froome (Sky) remains in fourth, 1:24 down.

John Degenkolb (Giant-Shimano)  takes his third stage of the Vuelta so far

Fiesta: The Vuelta also rests

The circuit race around Logroño constituted a repeat of the formula adopted when the Vuelta last came to the town two years ago, when Degenkolb was also the winner in the bunch finish. Indeed, even the film of the stage followed the same template, as a lone attacker clipped away early on and the peloton – glad of a day of détente – gratefully left him to it.

Two years ago, it was Javier Chacon (Andalucia) who went on the offensive, this time around it was Matthias Krizek (Cannondale) who slipped away on the opening lap of racing. The Austrian’s maximum lead of nine minutes was a little short of the 12 that Chacon managed to build up in 2012, but the attitude in the bunch was similar: although Bouhanni’s FDJ.fr kept tabs on the lead, the pace only began to pick up in earnest deep inside the final 50 kilometres.

Breakaway rider Matthias Krizek (Cannondale)

Prior to the start, the Vuelta’s technical director Paco Giner explained the thinking behind the stage, which he acknowledged would be welcomed almost as something of a recovery day by many in the peloton.

“Everybody needs to relax. It’s good to do that for this time of the year,” he said. “The season is long and there are many difficulties on the route. Sprinters deserve to have such a chance. People like it for the spectacle it delivers. Fiesta is part of La Vuelta.”

The festive spirit dissolved on the last two laps, however, as the sprinters’ teams – and FDJ in particular – set about the task of bringing back Krizek in earnest. With 30 kilometres remaining, his lead had dropped to 2:30, and a lap from the finish, it was shorn back to just 1:27.

Twelve kilometres from home, the tired Krizek was eventually swept up by the peloton and the stage was set for the sprint. The crash that saw Matthews fall and Bouhanni held up denied the expected grandstand finish, although there was no arguing that in Degenkolb, a marquee name had taken the spoils.

The biggest name of all at this Vuelta, Alberto Contador, was also prominent in the finale, as his Tinkoff-Saxo team set the pace on the front of the peloton for much of the final lap to keep the red jersey out of trouble. Those with designs on overall victory in Santiago, it seems, cannot allow themselves the luxury of a day of fiesta.

Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo) stays safely at the front of the field

 

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano4:11:18 
2Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
3Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
4Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale  
5Maximiliano Ariel Richeze (Arg) Lampre-Merida  
6Yannick Martinez (Fra) Team Europcar  
7Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
8Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Trek Factory Racing  
9Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek Factory Racing  
10Guillaume Boivin (Can) Cannondale  
11Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) AG2R La Mondiale  
12Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Giant-Shimano  
13Gregory Henderson (NZl) Lotto Belisol  
14Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
15Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff-Saxo  
16Warren Barguil (Fra) Team Giant-Shimano  
17Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
18Samuel Sánchez Gonzalez (Spa) BMC Racing Team  
19Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo  
20Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin Sharp  
21Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky  
22Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team  
23Gorka Izagirre Insausti (Spa) Movistar Team  
24Francesco Lasca (Ita) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
25Romain Sicard (Fra) Team Europcar  
26Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
27Martin Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
28Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
29Robert Gesink (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
30Dominik Nerz (Ger) BMC Racing Team  
31Damiano Caruso (Ita) Cannondale  
32Koen de Kort (Ned) Team Giant-Shimano  
33Jacques Janse van Rensburg (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka  
34Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Cannondale  
35Brett Lancaster (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
36Paul Martens (Ger) Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
37Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Team Sky  
38Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Belisol  
39David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
40Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
41Andre Fernando S Martins Cardoso (Por) Garmin Sharp  
42Michael Matthews (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
43Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Team Katusha  
44Vasil Kiryienka (Blr) Team Sky  
45Johan Vansummeren (Bel) Garmin Sharp  
46Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
47Winner Anacona Gomez (Col) Lampre-Merida  
48Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
49Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Team Katusha  
50Rigoberto Urán (Col) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
51Guillaume Levarlet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
52Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team  
53Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
54Daniel Teklehaimanot (Eri) MTN - Qhubeka  
55Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
56Cadel Evans (Aus) BMC Racing Team  
57Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
58Robert Wagner (Ger) Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
59Chris Anker Sørensen (Den) Tinkoff-Saxo  
60Filippo Pozzato (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
61Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Team Katusha  
62Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
63Francisco Javier Aramendia Llorente (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
64Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
65Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre-Merida  
66Sergio Pardilla Bellon (Spa) MTN - Qhubeka  
67Dario Cataldo (Ita) Team Sky  
68Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Belisol  
69Jimmy Engoulvent (Fra) Team Europcar  
70Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale  
71Stef Clement (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
72Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff-Saxo  
73Patrick Gretsch (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale  
74Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
75Gert Joeaar (Est) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
76Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
77Jesse Sergent (NZl) Trek Factory Racing  
78Luis Angel Mate Mardones (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
79Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
80Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Team Katusha  
81Merhawi Kudus Ghebremedhin (Eri) MTN - Qhubeka  
82Andrey Amador Bikkazakova (Crc) Movistar Team  
83Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Team Katusha  
84Adriano Malori (Ita) Movistar Team  
85Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ.fr  
86Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky  
87Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Shimano  
88Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano  
89Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Team Sky  
90Martijn Keizer (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
91Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Trek Factory Racing  
92Jesus Hernandez Blazquez (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo  
93Oliver Zaugg (Swi) Tinkoff-Saxo  
94Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team  
95Laurens ten Dam (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
96Dan Craven (Nam) Team Europcar  
97Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
98Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
99Sergei Chernetski (Rus) Team Katusha  
100Sébastien Turgot (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
101Antonio Piedra Perez (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
102Sébastien Hinault (Fra) IAM Cycling  
103Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano  
104George Bennett (NZl) Cannondale  
105Jérôme Coppel (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
106Javier Moreno Bazan (Spa) Movistar Team  
107José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team  
108Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team  
109Jose Rodolfo Serpa Perez (Col) Lampre-Merida  
110Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
111Damien Gaudin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
112Vegard Breen (Nor) Lotto Belisol  
113Natnael Berhane (Eri) Team Europcar  
114Haimar Zubeldia Aguirre (Spa) Trek Factory Racing  
115Bob Jungels (Lux) Trek Factory Racing  
116Giampaolo Caruso (Ita) Team Katusha  
117Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale  
118Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Trek Factory Racing  
119Johan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col) Orica GreenEdge  
120Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek Factory Racing  
121Lluís Guillermo Mas Bonet (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
122Wout Poels (Ned) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
123Marcel Aregger (Swi) IAM Cycling  
124Vicente Reynes Mimo (Spa) IAM Cycling  
125Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Astana Pro Team  
126Amets Txurruka (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
127Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
128Daniil Fominykh (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
129Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
130Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Tinkoff-Saxo  
131Damiano Cunego (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
132Gerald Ciolek (Ger) MTN - Qhubeka  
133Maxime Medrel (Fra) Team Europcar  
134Jonathan Castroviejo Nicolas (Spa) Movistar Team  
135Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) MTN - Qhubeka  
136Koldo Fernandez De Larrea (Spa) Garmin Sharp  
137Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
138Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Tinkoff-Saxo  
139Jacobus Venter (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka  
140Vincent Jerome (Fra) Team Europcar  
141Anthony Roux (Fra) FDJ.fr  
142Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
143Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) AG2R La Mondiale  
144Yoann Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
145Andrew Talansky (USA) Garmin Sharp0:01:54 
146Nathan Brown (USA) Garmin Sharp  
147Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
148Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff-Saxo0:01:54 
149Luke Rowe (GBr) Team Sky  
150Julian Arredondo (Col) Trek Factory Racing  
151Luis León Sánchez Gil (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
152Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka0:01:54 
153Louis Meintjes (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka  
154Jonathan Fumeaux (Swi) IAM Cycling  
155Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:02:02 
156Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:02:11 
157Dmitry Kozontchouk (Rus) Team Katusha  
158Yury Trofimov (Rus) Team Katusha  
159Pirmin Lang (Swi) IAM Cycling  
160Mitchell Docker (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
161Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica GreenEdge  
162Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:02:36 
163Pieter Serry (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
164Adam Yates (GBr) Orica GreenEdge  
165Simon Clarke (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
166Philip Deignan (Irl) Team Sky0:02:49 
167Cameron Meyer (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
168Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ.fr  
169Murilo Antonio Fischer (Bra) FDJ.fr0:02:56 
170Matthias Krizek (Aut) Cannondale0:03:00 
171Oscar Gatto (Ita) Cannondale  
172David Millar (GBr) Garmin Sharp  
173Nathan Haas (Aus) Garmin Sharp  
174Cédric Pineau (Fra) FDJ.fr  
175Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky0:03:00 
176Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp  
177Peio Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
178Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Shimano0:03:16 
179Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling0:03:22 
180Andrea Guardini (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
181Geoffrey Soupe (Fra) FDJ.fr  
182Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) FDJ.fr  
183Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) Cannondale0:03:36 
184Nikolas Maes (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
185Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:04:09 
186Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling  
187Dominic Klemme (Ger) IAM Cycling0:04:25 
188Jerome Cousin (Fra) Team Europcar0:04:47 
189Lawson Craddock (USA) Team Giant-Shimano0:06:16 
190Laurent Mangel (Fra) FDJ.fr  
Point 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Matthias Krizek (Aut) Cannondale4 pts
2Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) FDJ.fr2 
3Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff-Saxo1 
Point 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Matthias Krizek (Aut) Cannondale4 pts
2Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) FDJ.fr2 
3Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff-Saxo1 
Finish
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano25 pts
2Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team20 
3Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team16 
4Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale14 
5Maximiliano Ariel Richeze (Arg) Lampre-Merida12 
6Yannick Martinez (Fra) Team Europcar10 
7Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale9 
8Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Trek Factory Racing8 
9Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek Factory Racing7 
10Guillaume Boivin (Can) Cannondale6 
11Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) AG2R La Mondiale5 
12Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Giant-Shimano4 
13Gregory Henderson (NZl) Lotto Belisol3 
14Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre-Merida2 
15Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff-Saxo1 
Combative rider
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Matthias Krizek (Aut) Cannondale  
Team
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Team Giant - Shimano12:33:54 
2Cannondale Pro Cycling  
3Lampre - Merida  
4Lotto Belisol  
5Omega Pharma - Quick-Step  
6AG2R La Mondiale  
7Tinkoff - Saxo  
8Belkin Pro Cycling Team  
9Trek Factory Racing  
10Astana Pro Team  
11BMC Racing Team  
12Team Europcar  
13Team SKY  
14Garmin Sharp  
15Caja Rural - Seguros RGA  
16Movistar Team  
17Cofidis, Solutions Crédits  
18MTN - Qhubeka  
19Team Katusha  
20Orica GreenEdge  
21IAM Cycling  
22FDJ.fr  
General classification after stage 12
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo44:38:14 
2Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:20 
3Rigoberto Urán (Col) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:01:08 
4Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky0:01:20 
5Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Team Katusha0:01:35 
6Samuel Sánchez Gonzalez (Spa) BMC Racing Team0:01:52 
7Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:02:13 
8Winner Anacona Gomez (Col) Lampre-Merida0:02:22 
9Robert Gesink (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team0:02:55 
10Damiano Caruso (Ita) Cannondale0:03:51 
11Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin Sharp0:03:59 
12Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:04:26 
13Warren Barguil (Fra) Team Giant-Shimano0:04:56 
14Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team0:05:00 
15Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Team Katusha0:06:10 
16Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Team Sky0:07:19 
17Johan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col) Orica GreenEdge0:08:44 
18Sergio Pardilla Bellon (Spa) MTN - Qhubeka0:08:47 
19Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:09:15 
20Pieter Serry (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:10:19 
21Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre-Merida0:10:47 
22Romain Sicard (Fra) Team Europcar0:11:24 
23Andre Fernando S Martins Cardoso (Por) Garmin Sharp0:12:31 
24Dominik Nerz (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:12:48 
25Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:13:28 
26Giampaolo Caruso (Ita) Team Katusha0:13:44 
27David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:14:36 
28Oliver Zaugg (Swi) Tinkoff-Saxo0:15:13 
29Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:15:41 
30Wout Poels (Ned) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:15:50 
31Laurens ten Dam (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team0:17:09 
32Luis Angel Mate Mardones (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:20:13 
33Chris Anker Sørensen (Den) Tinkoff-Saxo0:25:55 
34Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp0:27:14 
35Haimar Zubeldia Aguirre (Spa) Trek Factory Racing0:27:19 
36Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team0:27:41 
37Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Team Katusha0:29:09 
38Jesus Hernandez Blazquez (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo0:29:58 
39Jérôme Coppel (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:30:01 
40Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:30:35 
41Cadel Evans (Aus) BMC Racing Team0:31:43 
42Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Belisol0:33:45 
43Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Team Katusha0:34:22 
44Amets Txurruka (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:34:30 
45Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:35:38 
46Andrey Amador Bikkazakova (Crc) Movistar Team0:36:02 
47Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:36:32 
48Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Team Katusha0:36:51 
49Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:37:51 
50Paolo Tiralongo (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:38:27 
51Gorka Izagirre Insausti (Spa) Movistar Team0:38:52 
52Paul Martens (Ger) Belkin Pro Cycling Team0:38:55 
53José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team0:39:19 
54Daniel Teklehaimanot (Eri) MTN - Qhubeka0:40:43 
55Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:40:45 
56Luis León Sánchez Gil (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:40:56 
57Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:43:04 
58Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Shimano0:45:18 
59Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Team Sky0:45:28 
60Vicente Reynes Mimo (Spa) IAM Cycling0:45:53 
61Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Tinkoff-Saxo0:47:36 
62Philip Deignan (Irl) Team Sky0:48:29 
63Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:48:40 
64Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:48:41 
65Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:51:51 
66Michael Matthews (Aus) Orica GreenEdge0:51:53 
67Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ.fr0:53:04 
68Maxime Medrel (Fra) Team Europcar0:53:12 
69Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Shimano  
70Andrew Talansky (USA) Garmin Sharp0:53:13 
71Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:53:23 
72Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team0:54:24 
73Jacques Janse van Rensburg (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka  
74Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:54:29 
75Bob Jungels (Lux) Trek Factory Racing0:55:42 
76Guillaume Levarlet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:56:12 
77Adam Yates (GBr) Orica GreenEdge0:57:08 
78Koen de Kort (Ned) Team Giant-Shimano0:57:41 
79Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:58:27 
80George Bennett (NZl) Cannondale0:58:44 
81Jerome Cousin (Fra) Team Europcar0:59:37 
82Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) MTN - Qhubeka  
83Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff-Saxo1:00:00 
84Cédric Pineau (Fra) FDJ.fr1:01:13 
85Javier Moreno Bazan (Spa) Movistar Team1:01:57 
86Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team1:03:04 
87Jonathan Castroviejo Nicolas (Spa) Movistar Team1:03:20 
88Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre-Merida1:03:22 
89Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky1:03:48 
90Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek Factory Racing1:03:52 
91Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1:03:54 
92Simon Clarke (Aus) Orica GreenEdge1:04:15 
93Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team1:04:38 
94Martijn Keizer (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team1:04:40 
95Filippo Pozzato (Ita) Lampre-Merida1:05:34 
96Peio Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:05:38 
97Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ.fr1:06:34 
98Louis Meintjes (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka1:07:46 
99Nikolas Maes (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team1:10:18 
100Koldo Fernandez De Larrea (Spa) Garmin Sharp1:10:41 
101Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) Cannondale1:11:53 
102Yannick Martinez (Fra) Team Europcar1:12:03 
103Stef Clement (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team1:12:12 
104Vasil Kiryienka (Blr) Team Sky1:12:57 
105Lluís Guillermo Mas Bonet (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:13:56 
106Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano1:14:04 
107Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff-Saxo1:14:21 
108Damiano Cunego (Ita) Lampre-Merida1:15:03 
109Rohan Dennis (Aus) BMC Racing Team1:15:06 
110Yury Trofimov (Rus) Team Katusha1:15:30 
111Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Trek Factory Racing1:16:21 
112Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1:16:31 
113Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol1:18:10 
114Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:18:34 
115Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek Factory Racing1:19:40 
116John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano1:19:50 
117Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano1:19:52 
118Sébastien Hinault (Fra) IAM Cycling1:21:06 
119Yaroslav Popovych (Ukr) Trek Factory Racing1:21:23 
120Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling1:21:32 
121Dario Cataldo (Ita) Team Sky1:22:03 
122Marcel Aregger (Swi) IAM Cycling1:23:54 
123Antonio Piedra Perez (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:24:20 
124Paolo Longo Borghini (Ita) Cannondale  
125Merhawi Kudus Ghebremedhin (Eri) MTN - Qhubeka1:24:47 
126Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre-Merida1:25:07 
127Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff-Saxo1:26:04 
128Julian Arredondo (Col) Trek Factory Racing1:26:30 
129Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Belisol1:26:39 
130Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale1:26:44 
131Nathan Brown (USA) Garmin Sharp1:26:48 
132Gregory Henderson (NZl) Lotto Belisol1:28:20 
133Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky1:28:26 
134Maciej Bodnar (Pol) Cannondale1:28:54 
135Jose Rodolfo Serpa Perez (Col) Lampre-Merida1:29:03 
136Kristof Vandewalle (Bel) Trek Factory Racing1:29:40 
137Dmitry Kozontchouk (Rus) Team Katusha1:29:43 
138Matteo Tosatto (Ita) Tinkoff-Saxo1:30:32 
139Matthias Krizek (Aut) Cannondale1:32:00 
140Martin Velits (Svk) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team1:32:39 
141Patrick Gretsch (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale1:34:22 
142Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) FDJ.fr  
143Vegard Breen (Nor) Lotto Belisol1:35:06 
144Vincent Jerome (Fra) Team Europcar1:35:14 
145Sergei Chernetski (Rus) Team Katusha1:35:21 
146Yoann Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1:36:46 
147Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Belisol1:37:39 
148Adriano Malori (Ita) Movistar Team1:37:45 
149Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Giant-Shimano1:38:08 
150David Millar (GBr) Garmin Sharp1:39:21 
151Damien Gaudin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:39:36 
152Oscar Gatto (Ita) Cannondale1:39:47 
153Lawson Craddock (USA) Team Giant-Shimano1:40:23 
154Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) AG2R La Mondiale1:40:24 
155Jesse Sergent (NZl) Trek Factory Racing1:40:31 
156Jacobus Venter (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka1:41:10 
157Gerald Ciolek (Ger) MTN - Qhubeka1:42:03 
158Geoffrey Soupe (Fra) FDJ.fr1:42:07 
159Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale1:42:18 
160Cameron Meyer (Aus) Orica GreenEdge1:42:45 
161Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica GreenEdge1:42:57 
162Johan Vansummeren (Bel) Garmin Sharp1:43:11 
163Brett Lancaster (Aus) Orica GreenEdge1:44:09 
164Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre-Merida1:45:07 
165Maximiliano Ariel Richeze (Arg) Lampre-Merida1:45:29 
166Francisco Javier Aramendia Llorente (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:45:39 
167Pirmin Lang (Swi) IAM Cycling1:46:28 
168Dan Craven (Nam) Team Europcar1:48:34 
169Guillaume Boivin (Can) Cannondale1:49:02 
170Nathan Haas (Aus) Garmin Sharp1:49:27 
171Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team1:50:04 
172Francesco Lasca (Ita) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:50:11 
173Sébastien Turgot (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:50:24 
174Natnael Berhane (Eri) Team Europcar1:52:52 
175Murilo Antonio Fischer (Bra) FDJ.fr1:54:31 
176Daniil Fominykh (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1:55:18 
177Mitchell Docker (Aus) Orica GreenEdge1:55:19 
178Gert Joeaar (Est) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1:56:17 
179Jonathan Fumeaux (Swi) IAM Cycling1:57:52 
180Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka2:01:46 
181Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team2:03:52 
182Robert Wagner (Ger) Belkin Pro Cycling Team2:07:14 
183Luke Rowe (GBr) Team Sky2:09:44 
184Laurent Mangel (Fra) FDJ.fr2:09:46 
185Anthony Roux (Fra) FDJ.fr2:10:56 
186Andrea Guardini (Ita) Astana Pro Team2:11:29 
187Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) AG2R La Mondiale2:21:44 
188Jimmy Engoulvent (Fra) Team Europcar2:21:57 
189Dominic Klemme (Ger) IAM Cycling2:35:50 
190Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling2:41:27 
Point classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1John Degenkolb (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano112 pts
2Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) FDJ.fr78 
3Michael Matthews (Aus) Orica GreenEdge71 
4Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team64 
5Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo56 
6Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky56 
7Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Team Katusha51 
8Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin Sharp50 
9Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team41 
10Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek Factory Racing41 
11Lloyd Mondory (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale40 
12Rigoberto Urán (Col) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team35 
13Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team35 
14Roberto Ferrari (Ita) Lampre-Merida32 
15Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale30 
16Winner Anacona Gomez (Col) Lampre-Merida28 
17Vicente Reynes Mimo (Spa) IAM Cycling28 
18Alessandro De Marchi (Ita) Cannondale27 
19Samuel Sánchez Gonzalez (Spa) BMC Racing Team26 
20Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp24 
21Paul Martens (Ger) Belkin Pro Cycling Team24 
22Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Trek Factory Racing24 
23Damiano Caruso (Ita) Cannondale23 
24Tony Martin (Ger) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team22 
25Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team21 
26Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team21 
27Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Belisol20 
28Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling20 
29Cadel Evans (Aus) BMC Racing Team20 
30Robert Gesink (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team19 
31Yannick Martinez (Fra) Team Europcar17 
32Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale17 
33Bob Jungels (Lux) Trek Factory Racing17 
34Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr) AG2R La Mondiale17 
35Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team16 
36Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) MTN - Qhubeka16 
37Damiano Cunego (Ita) Lampre-Merida16 
38Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Astana Pro Team16 
39Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits15 
40Gregory Henderson (NZl) Lotto Belisol15 
41Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre-Merida14 
42Jérôme Coppel (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits14 
43Javier Moreno Bazan (Spa) Movistar Team14 
44Lluís Guillermo Mas Bonet (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA13 
45Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre-Merida12 
46Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Team Katusha12 
47Peio Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA12 
48Maximiliano Ariel Richeze (Arg) Lampre-Merida12 
49Francesco Lasca (Ita) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA12 
50Vasil Kiryienka (Blr) Team Sky11 
51Pieter Serry (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team10 
52Alexandr Kolobnev (Rus) Team Katusha10 
53Oscar Gatto (Ita) Cannondale10 
54Robert Wagner (Ger) Belkin Pro Cycling Team10 
55Jacques Janse van Rensburg (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka9 
56Warren Barguil (Fra) Team Giant-Shimano9 
57Johan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col) Orica GreenEdge9 
58Matthias Krizek (Aut) Cannondale8 
59Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Belisol8 
60Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team8 
61Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Team Sky7 
62Sergio Pardilla Bellon (Spa) MTN - Qhubeka7 
63Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team7 
64Jesse Sergent (NZl) Trek Factory Racing7 
65Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek Factory Racing6 
66Guillaume Boivin (Can) Cannondale6 
67Matteo Pelucchi (Ita) IAM Cycling6 
68Jerome Cousin (Fra) Team Europcar5 
69Gerald Ciolek (Ger) MTN - Qhubeka5 
70Francisco Javier Aramendia Llorente (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA5 
71Amets Txurruka (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA4 
72Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Shimano4 
73Sébastien Turgot (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale4 
74Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits4 
75Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Belisol4 
76Sébastien Hinault (Fra) IAM Cycling4 
77Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Team Giant-Shimano4 
78Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits3 
79Laurens ten Dam (Ned) Belkin Pro Cycling Team3 
80Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Tinkoff-Saxo3 
81Jimmy Engoulvent (Fra) Team Europcar3 
82Romain Sicard (Fra) Team Europcar2 
83Romain Zingle (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2 
84Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff-Saxo2 
85Geoffrey Soupe (Fra) FDJ.fr2 
86Gert Joeaar (Est) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2 
87Jay Robert Thomson (RSA) MTN - Qhubeka2 
88David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1 
89Eduard Vorganov (Rus) Team Katusha1 
90José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team1 
91Sergio Miguel Moreira Paulinho (Por) Tinkoff-Saxo1 
92Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff-Saxo1 
93Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ.fr1 
94Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky1 
Mountain classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Lluís Guillermo Mas Bonet (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA20 pts
2Winner Anacona Gomez (Col) Lampre-Merida18 
3Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team18 
4Jerome Cousin (Fra) Team Europcar13 
5Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team10 
6Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo9 
7Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling8 
8Javier Moreno Bazan (Spa) Movistar Team7 
9Amets Txurruka (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA7 
10Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky7 
11Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Team Katusha6 
12Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team6 
13Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team6 
14Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp5 
15Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Belisol5 
16Damiano Cunego (Ita) Lampre-Merida4 
17Vasil Kiryienka (Blr) Team Sky3 
18Nathan Haas (Aus) Garmin Sharp3 
19Adam Yates (GBr) Orica GreenEdge3 
20Sergio Pardilla Bellon (Spa) MTN - Qhubeka2 
21Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2 
22Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) MTN - Qhubeka2 
23Peio Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA2 
24Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre-Merida2 
25Jimmy Engoulvent (Fra) Team Europcar2 
26Samuel Sánchez Gonzalez (Spa) BMC Racing Team1 
27Romain Sicard (Fra) Team Europcar1 
28Bob Jungels (Lux) Trek Factory Racing1 
29Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre-Merida1 
30Dario Cataldo (Ita) Team Sky1 
31Francisco Javier Aramendia Llorente (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1 
Combination classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team9 pts
2Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo12 
3Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky20 
4Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team21 
5Joaquím Rodríguez Oliver (Spa) Team Katusha23 
6Winner Anacona Gomez (Col) Lampre-Merida26 
7Samuel Sánchez Gonzalez (Spa) BMC Racing Team51 
8Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp68 
9Sergio Pardilla Bellon (Spa) MTN - Qhubeka100 
10Hubert Dupont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale108 
11Amets Txurruka (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA124 
12Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team124 
13Romain Sicard (Fra) Team Europcar131 
14Bob Jungels (Lux) Trek Factory Racing136 
15Javier Moreno Bazan (Spa) Movistar Team136 
16Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) MTN - Qhubeka140 
17Lluís Guillermo Mas Bonet (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA150 
18Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team151 
19Jerome Cousin (Fra) Team Europcar153 
20Johann Tschopp (Swi) IAM Cycling155 
21Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre-Merida158 
22Damiano Cunego (Ita) Lampre-Merida161 
23Peio Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA166 
24Vasil Kiryienka (Blr) Team Sky171 
25Pim Ligthart (Ned) Lotto Belisol189 
26Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre-Merida195 
27Francisco Javier Aramendia Llorente (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA267 
28Jimmy Engoulvent (Fra) Team Europcar294 
Team classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Movistar Team133:37:34 
2Team Katusha0:03:35 
3Omega Pharma - Quick-Step0:05:03 
4Cofidis, Solutions Crédits0:09:54 
5Astana Pro Team0:10:09 
6BMC Racing Team0:10:33 
7Belkin Pro Cycling Team0:10:49 
8Tinkoff - Saxo0:15:00 
9Garmin Sharp0:18:31 
10Lampre - Merida0:22:07 
11Team SKY0:23:47 
12Lotto Belisol0:39:25 
13Caja Rural - Seguros RGA0:43:20 
14Team Giant - Shimano0:51:16 
15AG2R La Mondiale0:54:23 
16MTN - Qhubeka0:54:56 
17Trek Factory Racing1:09:09 
18Cannondale Pro Cycling1:12:42 
19Orica GreenEdge1:13:05 
20Team Europcar1:17:53 
21FDJ.fr1:39:18 
22IAM Cycling2:48:21 

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