Vuelta a Espana: Valerio Conti wins stage 13

Lampre-Merida rider escapes from day's breakaway

Valerio Conti (Lampre-Merida) took the biggest win of his young career in the Basque Country, taking advantage of a lethargic peloton at the Vuelta a Espana and a day of grace to win alone after being part of the break of the day.

Conti proved he was strongest in the 12-rider attack. He jumped away from his rivals with 19km to go on the rolling roads to Urdaz. As they hesitated, he opened a 30-second gap and never look round. Several chasers eventually tried to work together to Conti pushed on and opened his lead, having enough time to celebrate and savour his first grand tour stage win and only the second won of his three-year career.

Danilo Wyss (BMC) won the sprint for second place, beating Sergey Lagutin (Katusha), 55 seconds behind Conti but the chasers had let Conti give them the slip.

The peloton finished a massive 33:55 down on Conti, one of the biggest gaps in modern racing. Nairo Quintana's race lead was not under threat, and so the overall contenders were happy to save their legs for Saturday’s big terrible mountain stage in the Pyrenees to the Col d'Aubisque. They rode steady all day, struggling to beat an average speed of 36km/h.

Chris Froome (Team Sky) remains second overall, only 54 seconds down on Quintana as the Pyrenees loom large.

Conti is one of the talented young riders quietly being developed by the Lampre-Merida team. He paid the team back for their support with his win and by pointing to his blue-fuchsia jersey.

"I knew the break would go all the way because we'd taken an enormous gap. I'd picked out today as one to go in the break and it was a good break," Conti said.

"It's my first win in a Grand Tour. I didn't have best legs at the start of the Vuelta, and today, but I kept getting better as the day went on and I took my chance in the finale."

Video highlights

How it happened

The 213.4km stage across the Basque Country is the longest stage in this year's Vuelta a Espana and a true transfer stage before the tough mountain stages in the Pyrenees.

It was ideal for a breakaway, with lots of riders keen to get in the move of the day but nobody expected the break to finish so far ahead of the peloton.

The ever-aggressive Tiago Machado (Katusha) lead one of the first groups off the front but they only gained a hundred metres as the speed stayed high. Alberto Contador's Tinkoff teammate Daniele Bennati was the next rider to try his look but he was also pulled back. His teammate Michael Gogl was a little luckier and allowed to open a gap.

He was quickly joined Yves Lampaert (Etixx-QuickStep), Gatis Smukulis (Astana), Tom Stamsnijder (Team Giant-Alpecin), Sergey Lagutin (Katusha), Jelle Wallays (Lotto Soudal), Danilo Wyss (BMC), Vegard Stake Laengen (IAM Cycling), Valerio Conti (Lampre-Merida), Stephane Rossetto (Cofidis), Cesare Benedetti (Bora-Argon 18) and Romain Cardis (Direct Energie).

Trek-Segafredo and FDJ were not represented in the group and lead an initial chase but the peloton was in favour of a quiet day and let break go clear. The gap yawned out to 4:40 after 35km of racing and it would only get bigger as the day went on.

The 12 journeymen worked smoothly together as Movistar dragged the peloton along. Their gap soon rose into double figures and stabilised at 15:30 with 140km to go.

Lagutin led the break over Alto Monte Igueldo climb, after 100km, ahead of Stamsnijder and Gatis Smulkulis and so took some vital points for the mountains competition. Lagutin was first to the top of the later Lizaieta climb too, ahead of Cardis and Conti, and thus moved to the top of the king of the mountains classification, making sense of his day out. He now leads the blue polka-dot jersey competition by just one point ahead of Quintana.

The break was cheered by the crowds in central San Sebastian, with their gap now up to 18 minutes as the peloton rolled along. The break was some 10 kilometres up the road, creating problems for race organisers and local police.

The attacks and the endgame

The unity up front was finally broken with 55km to go when Smukulis accelerated on the climb and opened a small gap. The Latvian was quickly brought to heel, but it was the signal that the stage's endgame was about to commence. Lagutin was first to the top of the Lizaieta ahead of Cardis and Conti, and thus moved to the top of the king of the mountains classification, making sense of his day out.

The rolling roads saw the break split several times as they began to fight for the stage victory without worrying about the peloton.

Rossetto attacked off the front of the break but he was shut down by Laengen, but the pace has shot upwards. Wallays and Gogl got a 12 second-gap on the rest of the break with 30km to go but the day was far from over. With 19km to go Wyss attacks and five riders went with him: Gogl, Lampaert, Lagutin, Conti and Laengen. The others were struggling after long, hot day out front.

Then Conti surprised the riders in the move by surging away alone. He had seemed to struggle earlier but showed he was the strongest on a series of steady climbs.

Gogl, Laengen, Wyss, Lagutin and Lampaert tried to put up a chase and worked together but Conti was gone, on his way to an emotional first grand tour stage win. For everyone else it was just a long, disappointing day out.

Full Results


#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida5:29:04 
2Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:00:55 
3Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha  
4Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff Team  
5Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling  
6Yves Lampaert (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step  
7Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 180:01:02 
8Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:04 
9Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team  
10Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:01:08 
11Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:01:27 
12Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie0:03:04 
13Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team0:33:54 
14Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team  
15Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky  
16David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky  
17Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team  
18Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team  
19Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team  
20José Herrada (Spa) Movistar Team  
21Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky  
22Haimar Zubeldia (Spa) Trek-Segafredo  
23Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team  
24Jonathan Castroviejo (Spa) Movistar Team  
25Daniel Moreno (Spa) Movistar Team  
26Michal Golas (Pol) Team Sky  
27Leopold Konig (Cze) Team Sky  
28Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky  
29Odd Christian Eiking (Nor) FDJ  
30Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Team Katusha  
31Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff Team  
32Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
33Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
34Maxime Bouet (Fra) Etixx - Quick-Step  
35Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling  
36Ian Boswell (USA) Team Sky  
37Salvatore Puccio (Ita) Team Sky  
38Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-BikeExchange  
39Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-BikeExchange  
40Simon Yates (GBr) Orica-BikeExchange  
41Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac  
42Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff Team  
43Sergio Paulinho (Por) Tinkoff Team  
44Yury Trofimov (Rus) Tinkoff Team  
45Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
46Esteban Chaves (Col) Orica-BikeExchange  
47Pierre Latour (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
48Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin  
49Koen De Kort (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin  
50Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Orica-BikeExchange  
51Sindre Skjoestad Lunke (Nor) Team Giant-Alpecin  
52Jesus Hernandez (Spa) Tinkoff Team  
53Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
54Damien Howson (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange  
55Ben Hermans (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
56Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
57Loïc Chetout (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
58Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Team Katusha  
59Andrew Talansky (USA) Cannondale-Drapac  
60David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step  
61Michele Scarponi (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
62Samuel Sanchez (Spa) BMC Racing Team  
63Luis Leon Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team  
64Davide Formolo (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac  
65Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
66Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
67Alessandro Vanotti (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
68Martin Velits (Svk) Etixx - Quick-Step  
69Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
70Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling  
71José Mendes (Por) Bora-Argon 18  
72Christoph Pfingsten (Ger) Bora-Argon 18  
73Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Team Katusha  
74Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ  
75Davide Villella (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac  
76Eduard Prades (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
77George Bennett (NZl) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
78Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data  
79Laurent Didier (Lux) Trek-Segafredo  
80Svein Tuft (Can) Orica-BikeExchange  
81Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Etixx - Quick-Step  
82Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
83Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJ  
84Clement Chevrier (Fra) IAM Cycling  
85Silvan Dillier (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
86Julien Morice (Fra) Direct Energie  
87Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
88Julien Bernard (Fra) Trek-Segafredo  
89Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
90Lawrence Warbasse (USA) IAM Cycling  
91Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) FDJ  
92Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
93Sergio Pardilla (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
94Kiel Reijnen (USA) Trek-Segafredo  
95Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie  
96Ryan Anderson (Can) Direct Energie  
97Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
98Sven Erik Bystrøm (Nor) Team Katusha  
99Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Trek-Segafredo  
100Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange  
101Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale  
102Gregor Muhlberger (Aut) Bora-Argon 18  
103Dario Cataldo (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
104Mario Costa (Por) Lampre - Merida  
105Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha  
106Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
107Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida  
108Louis Meintjes (RSA) Lampre - Merida  
109Kristijan Durasek (Cro) Lampre - Merida  
110Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
111Martijn Keizer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
112Bram Tankink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
113Jack Haig (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange  
114Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
115Scott Thwaites (GBr) Bora-Argon 18  
116Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM Cycling  
117Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team  
118Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
119Davide Malacarne (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
120Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
121Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team  
122Riccardo Zoidl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo  
123Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team  
124Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie  
125Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
126Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal  
127Gianni Meersman (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step  
128Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha  
129Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
130Jaime Roson (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
131Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
132Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step  
133Gert Dockx (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
134Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie  
135Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
136Jonas Vangenechten (Bel) IAM Cycling  
137Alberto Losada (Spa) Team Katusha  
138Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
139Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Argon 18  
140Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data  
141Tsgabu Grmay (Eth) Lampre - Merida  
142Ilia Koshevoy (Blr) Lampre - Merida  
143Pello Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
144Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin  
145Pierre Rolland (Fra) Cannondale-Drapac  
146Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data  
147Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ  
148David Arroyo (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
149Tyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data  
150Nick Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data  
151Jaco Venter (RSA) Dimension Data  
152Jacques Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data  
153Koen Bouwman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
154Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac  
155Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step  
156François Bidard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
157Niki Terpstra (Ned) Etixx - Quick-Step  
158Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
159Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling  
160Hugh Carthy (GBr) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
161Louis Vervaeke (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
162Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin  
163Joe Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale-Drapac  
164Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin  
165Victor Campenaerts (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:34:18 
166Kenneth Van Bilsen (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
167Jerome Cousin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
168Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ  
169Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct Energie  
170Rudiger Selig (Ger) Bora-Argon 18  
Points
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida25 pts
2Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team20 
3Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha16 
4Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff Team14 
5Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling12 
6Yves Lampaert (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step10 
7Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 189 
8Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal8 
9Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team7 
10Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits6 
11Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin5 
12Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie4 
13Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team3 
14Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team2 
15Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky1 
Intermediate sprint - San Sebastián, km. 110
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie4 pts
2Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 182 
3Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling1 
Mountain 1 (Cat. 3) Alto Monte Igueldo, km. 99
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha3 pts
2Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin2 
3Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team1 
Mountain 2 (Cat. 3) Alto de Aritxulegi, km. 130.5
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha3 pts
2Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2 
3Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal1 
Mountain 3 (Cat. 3) Alto Aguiña, km. 139
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha3 pts
2Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida2 
3Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 181 
Mountain 4 (Cat 3) Pto. Lizaieta, km. 163.2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha3 pts
2Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie2 
3Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida1 
Combativity
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team  
Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Lampre - Merida17:35:00 
2Tinkoff Team0:00:55 
3Team Katusha  
4Etixx - Quick-Step  
5IAM Cycling  
6BMC Racing Team  
7Bora-Argon 180:01:02 
8Astana Pro Team0:01:04 
9Lotto Soudal  
10Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:01:08 
11Team Giant-Alpecin0:01:27 
12Direct Energie0:03:04 
13Movistar Team0:33:54 
14Team Sky  
15Orica-BikeExchange  
16AG2R La Mondiale  
17Cannondale-Drapac  
18FDJ  
19Trek-Segafredo  
20Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
21Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
22Dimension Data  
General classification after stage 13
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team4:56:29 
2Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky0:00:54 
3Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team0:01:05 
4Esteban Chaves (Col) Orica-BikeExchange0:02:34 
5Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff Team0:03:08 
6Leopold Konig (Cze) Team Sky0:03:09 
7Simon Yates (GBr) Orica-BikeExchange0:03:25 
8Michele Scarponi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:03:34 
9David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step0:03:45 
10Samuel Sanchez (Spa) BMC Racing Team0:03:56 
11Andrew Talansky (USA) Cannondale-Drapac0:05:03 
12Daniel Moreno (Spa) Movistar Team0:05:38 
13Davide Formolo (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac0:05:44 
14Sergio Pardilla (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:05:55 
15Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky0:06:30 
16Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:06:59 
17Pierre Latour (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:07:50 
18George Bennett (NZl) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:07:53 
19Ben Hermans (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:08:22 
20Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team0:09:22 
21Louis Meintjes (RSA) Lampre - Merida0:09:29 
22José Mendes (Por) Bora-Argon 180:10:21 
23Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:10:22 
24Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:10:25 
25Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling0:12:04 
26Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha0:13:05 
27Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct Energie0:16:18 
28Maxime Bouet (Fra) Etixx - Quick-Step0:16:21 
29Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:17:48 
30Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:20:39 
31Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ0:21:12 
32Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step0:21:19 
33Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team0:22:11 
34Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:23:35 
35Haimar Zubeldia (Spa) Trek-Segafredo0:23:39 
36Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM Cycling0:24:03 
37Jesus Hernandez (Spa) Tinkoff Team0:24:39 
38Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Team Katusha0:25:50 
39Luis Leon Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:25:59 
40Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:28:28 
41Lawrence Warbasse (USA) IAM Cycling0:31:26 
42Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data0:31:30 
43Damien Howson (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:31:53 
44Alberto Losada (Spa) Team Katusha0:35:06 
45Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:39:40 
46Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:43:13 
47Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:43:19 
48Yury Trofimov (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:43:45 
49Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:44:18 
50Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team0:45:10 
51Clement Chevrier (Fra) IAM Cycling0:48:03 
52Tsgabu Grmay (Eth) Lampre - Merida0:50:38 
53Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:51:12 
54Jonathan Castroviejo (Spa) Movistar Team0:51:19 
55Riccardo Zoidl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo0:53:02 
56Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac0:54:45 
57Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha1:00:51 
58Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:00:55 
59Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:01:15 
60Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling1:02:36 
61Pierre Rolland (Fra) Cannondale-Drapac1:02:45 
62Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 181:03:06 
63Jacques Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data1:03:39 
64Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin1:05:25 
65Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie1:06:12 
66Ian Boswell (USA) Team Sky1:06:15 
67Joe Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale-Drapac1:06:22 
68Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Etixx - Quick-Step1:08:18 
69Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:10:02 
70Odd Christian Eiking (Nor) FDJ1:11:58 
71Dario Cataldo (Ita) Astana Pro Team1:12:11 
72Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team1:13:04 
73Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data1:13:05 
74Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin1:16:21 
75Davide Villella (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac1:16:28 
76Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Orica-BikeExchange1:16:30 
77Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha1:17:22 
78Kristijan Durasek (Cro) Lampre - Merida1:18:08 
79Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida1:18:14 
80David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky1:19:22 
81Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff Team1:19:56 
82Julien Bernard (Fra) Trek-Segafredo1:21:04 
83Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ1:21:18 
84Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team1:22:03 
85Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Team Katusha1:22:52 
86Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling1:24:04 
87Koen De Kort (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin1:25:09 
88Laurent Didier (Lux) Trek-Segafredo1:25:59 
89François Bidard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:26:28 
90Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:27:16 
91Pello Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:28:55 
92Jaime Roson (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:28:56 
93Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:30:09 
94Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie1:30:16 
95Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal1:30:21 
96Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange1:31:35 
97Bram Tankink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:33:28 
98Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:34:02 
99Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step1:34:19 
100Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) FDJ1:35:02 
101Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data1:35:30 
102Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida1:35:41 
103Louis Vervaeke (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:36:14 
104Yves Lampaert (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step1:39:52 
105Jack Haig (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange1:40:10 
106Silvan Dillier (Swi) BMC Racing Team1:40:19 
107José Herrada (Spa) Movistar Team1:40:27 
108Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Trek-Segafredo1:41:09 
109Alessandro Vanotti (Ita) Astana Pro Team1:42:00 
110Christoph Pfingsten (Ger) Bora-Argon 181:44:00 
111Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin1:45:27 
112Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team1:45:30 
113Scott Thwaites (GBr) Bora-Argon 181:47:47 
114Salvatore Puccio (Ita) Team Sky1:48:55 
115Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1:49:13 
116Gregor Muhlberger (Aut) Bora-Argon 181:50:19 
117Michal Golas (Pol) Team Sky1:50:34 
118Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:50:45 
119Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling1:51:53 
120Gert Dockx (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:54:19 
121Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin1:55:14 
122Gianni Meersman (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step1:55:35 
123Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac1:55:42 
124Koen Bouwman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:56:01 
125Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff Team1:56:11 
126Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida1:56:22 
127Davide Malacarne (Ita) Astana Pro Team1:57:07 
128Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Team Katusha1:58:03 
129Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team1:58:42 
130Sindre Skjoestad Lunke (Nor) Team Giant-Alpecin1:59:13 
131Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky2:00:53 
132Eduard Prades (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA2:01:27 
133Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team2:02:28 
134Kiel Reijnen (USA) Trek-Segafredo2:04:27 
135Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff Team2:04:42 
136Martijn Keizer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo2:06:21 
137Jerome Cousin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2:07:58 
138Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale2:08:26 
139Ryan Anderson (Can) Direct Energie2:12:19 
140Sergio Paulinho (Por) Tinkoff Team2:13:33 
141Niki Terpstra (Ned) Etixx - Quick-Step2:13:48 
142Hugh Carthy (GBr) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA2:14:58 
143Loïc Chetout (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2:15:27 
144Jonas Vangenechten (Bel) IAM Cycling2:18:03 
145Sven Erik Bystrøm (Nor) Team Katusha2:18:27 
146Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-BikeExchange2:19:57 
147Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team2:20:41 
148Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-BikeExchange2:20:57 
149Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo2:23:15 
150Jaco Venter (RSA) Dimension Data2:23:52 
151Victor Campenaerts (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo2:25:01 
152Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team2:26:36 
153Mario Costa (Por) Lampre - Merida2:26:39 
154David Arroyo (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA2:26:50 
155Ilia Koshevoy (Blr) Lampre - Merida2:27:21 
156Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJ2:27:57 
157Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie2:28:25 
158Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie2:29:53 
159Martin Velits (Svk) Etixx - Quick-Step2:30:03 
160Kenneth Van Bilsen (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2:31:36 
161Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale2:32:54 
162Tyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data2:34:00 
163Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff Team2:34:09 
164Nick Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data2:34:51 
165Julien Morice (Fra) Direct Energie2:35:38 
166Rudiger Selig (Ger) Bora-Argon 182:37:34 
167Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Argon 182:41:34 
168Svein Tuft (Can) Orica-BikeExchange2:42:11 
169Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin2:44:53 
170Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ2:45:54 
Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team92 pts
2Luis Leon Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team65 
3Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team62 
4Gianni Meersman (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step60 
5Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo60 
6Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky59 
7Simon Yates (GBr) Orica-BikeExchange42 
8Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha41 
9Jonas Vangenechten (Bel) IAM Cycling37 
10Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ36 
11David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step32 
12Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data32 
13Esteban Chaves (Col) Orica-BikeExchange31 
14Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff Team31 
15Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Orica-BikeExchange30 
16Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM Cycling27 
17Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie25 
18Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida25 
19Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits24 
20Samuel Sanchez (Spa) BMC Racing Team21 
21Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team20 
22Maxime Bouet (Fra) Etixx - Quick-Step20 
23Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team20 
24Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team20 
25Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo20 
26Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale20 
27Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling20 
28Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff Team20 
29Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Argon 1820 
30Michele Scarponi (Ita) Astana Pro Team19 
31Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale19 
32Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team18 
33Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data18 
34Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac18 
35Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling17 
36Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 1817 
37Pello Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA17 
38Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Team Katusha17 
39Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step16 
40Ben Hermans (Bel) BMC Racing Team16 
41Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team16 
42Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team16 
43Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie16 
44Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac16 
45Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-BikeExchange16 
46Leopold Konig (Cze) Team Sky15 
47Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Soudal15 
48Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale15 
49Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team15 
50Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step14 
51Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff Team14 
52Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida14 
53Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal13 
54Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ13 
55Pierre Latour (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale12 
56Daniel Moreno (Spa) Movistar Team10 
57Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits10 
58Jacques Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data10 
59Yves Lampaert (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step10 
60Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Etixx - Quick-Step9 
61Pierre Rolland (Fra) Cannondale-Drapac9 
62Scott Thwaites (GBr) Bora-Argon 189 
63Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie8 
64Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal8 
65Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin8 
66Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale7 
67Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits7 
68Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team7 
69Jaime Roson (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA7 
70Silvan Dillier (Swi) BMC Racing Team7 
71Kenneth Van Bilsen (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits7 
72Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha6 
73Sergio Pardilla (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA6 
74Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team6 
75Loïc Chetout (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits6 
76Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJ6 
77Lawrence Warbasse (USA) IAM Cycling5 
78Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin5 
79Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha4 
80David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky4 
81Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal4 
82Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA4 
83Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal4 
84Andrew Talansky (USA) Cannondale-Drapac3 
85Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky3 
86Louis Meintjes (RSA) Lampre - Merida3 
87Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling3 
88Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data3 
89Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Team Katusha3 
90Sven Erik Bystrøm (Nor) Team Katusha3 
91Davide Formolo (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac2 
92Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling2 
93Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal2 
94Eduard Prades (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA2 
95Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team2 
96Julien Morice (Fra) Direct Energie2 
97Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1 
98Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida1 
99Christoph Pfingsten (Ger) Bora-Argon 181 
100Gregor Muhlberger (Aut) Bora-Argon 181 
101Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky1 
102Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie1 
103Davide Villella (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac-5 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha22 pts
2Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team21 
3Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data20 
4Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal19 
5Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ19 
6Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky16 
7Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits15 
8Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ14 
9David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky12 
10Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo10 
11David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step8 
12Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling8 
13Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step8 
14Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale8 
15Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team7 
16Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team6 
17Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha6 
18Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie5 
19Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step5 
20Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling4 
21Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling4 
22Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie4 
23Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha3 
24George Bennett (NZl) Team LottoNl-Jumbo3 
25Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team3 
26Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 183 
27Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida3 
28Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 
29Leopold Konig (Cze) Team Sky2 
30Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky2 
31Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale2 
32Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team2 
33Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2 
34Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin2 
35Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac2 
36Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida2 
37Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie2 
38Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff Team1 
39Daniel Moreno (Spa) Movistar Team1 
40Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac1 
41Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1 
42Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal1 
43Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team1 
44Victor Campenaerts (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1 
45Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie1 
Combination classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team6 pts
2Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky14 
3Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team19 
4David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step31 
5Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff Team57 
6Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team57 
7Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha66 
8Leopold Konig (Cze) Team Sky81 
9Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo84 
10Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team88 
11Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale92 
12Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ93 
13Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale93 
14Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step95 
15Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ98 
16Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team100 
17Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie100 
18Daniel Moreno (Spa) Movistar Team107 
19Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha115 
20Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling116 
21Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 18124 
22Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida124 
23Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky130 
24Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac130 
25Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data137 
26Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits145 
27Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits150 
28Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal150 
29Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team157 
30Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step157 
31Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling158 
32Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie159 
33David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky169 
34Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal175 
35Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha179 
36Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA181 
37Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling198 
38Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac202 
39Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida214 
40Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal219 
41Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin233 
42Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie258 
43Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie304 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1BMC Racing Team157:31:55 
2Astana Pro Team0:14:01 
3Etixx - Quick-Step0:14:45 
4IAM Cycling0:19:03 
5Team Katusha0:19:32 
6Movistar Team0:22:21 
7Team Sky0:27:07 
8Cannondale-Drapac0:31:12 
9AG2R La Mondiale0:33:48 
10Lotto Soudal0:40:44 
11Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:42:32 
12Tinkoff Team0:48:23 
13Orica-BikeExchange0:51:30 
14Trek-Segafredo1:16:27 
15Lampre - Merida1:19:33 
16Bora-Argon 181:20:17 
17Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:26:49 
18Direct Energie1:48:50 
19Dimension Data1:49:47 
20Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:51:34 
21FDJ2:36:25 
22Team Giant-Alpecin2:50:23 
11Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:42:32 
12Tinkoff Team0:48:23 
13Orica-BikeExchange0:51:30 
14Trek-Segafredo1:16:27 
15Lampre - Merida1:19:33 
16Bora-Argon 181:20:17 
17Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:26:49 
18Direct Energie1:48:50 
19Dimension Data1:49:47 
20Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:51:34 
21FDJ2:36:25 
22Team Giant-Alpecin2:50:23 

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