Vuelta a Espana: De la Cruz wins on the Alto del Naranco

Spaniard takes over race lead from successful breakaway

David de la Cruz gave Etixx-QuickStep its third stage victory of the Vuelta a España, also parlaying the day's successful breakaway into the overall race lead. It was the Spaniard's first professional win.

De la Cruz was the best placed rider in the 12-man breakaway, and escaped with Dries Devenyns (IAM Cycling) on the Alto del Naranco, the final climb of a five-mountain day. Devenyns suffered a miss-shift at a critical moment and De la Cruz leapt away to take out a spectacular home soil victory.

He now leads the overall by 22 seconds on Nairo Quintana and his Movistar teammate Alejandro Valverde by 41 seconds.

"It way my objective today but to be honest, I wasn’t thinking about the race leadership towards the end. I was just thinking about winning the stage," De la Cruz said. "It was very hard to ride with Devenyns because he was very hard to beat. I can’t believe that I won.

"I felt good sometimes, other times I didn’t feel so good and I didn’t think that I would have enough to finish it off, with so many good riders in the break. I thought to myself, ‘let’s try and go to the end’ and I won. I’ve been close a few times and I’ve not won - but today I got the stage and the race lead, so let’s see how long we can keep it."

Devenyns was disappointed not to have added to his team's success in the race, but said de la Cruz was simply stronger.

"I'm disappointed. This was a great opportunity," Devenyns said according to Sporza.be. "We rode with a nice group.

"The collaboration with De La Cruz went well, but in the end, certainly in the last kilometer, he was just stronger. I'm more of a puncheur. He simply climbs better than me. I'm going to try to get in an escape in the later stages still, but now I am mainly disappointed."

Movistar's Ruben Fernandez, who led the race after stage 3, was not worried that the team had lost the red jersey.

"We know that we’ve got many days remaining, we knew it would be complicated. Today the breakaway went in the end, they were very strong and they were quick but tomorrow will be very hard and very different," Fernandez said.

"It’s not so bad for us, of course we would have liked to keep the leader’s jersey but the race is still long. Hopefully we’ll take it back. At the end, we had to ride pretty hard but then we rode pretty hard throughout the whole stage and they were just really strong."

How it unfolded

It took some time but the day's breakaway finally came together 15 kilometres into the stage, and the teams who missed the move, mainly Trek-Segafredo and Dimension Data, fought hard to bring it back but were ultimately unsuccessful.

Once again, the breakaway riders would be given a long leash by the overall leaders, with Simon Clarke (Cannondale-Drapac), Dylan Teuns (BMC), Alexandre Geniez (FDJ), Jan Bakelants (AG2R La Mondiale), Thomas De Gendt (Lotto-Soudal), David de la Cruz (Etixx-QuickStep), Luis Leon Sanchez (Astana), Moreno Moser (Cannondale-Drapac), Mathias Frank (IAM Cycling), Dries Devenyns (IAM Cycling), Bartosz Huzarski (Bora Argon 18), Pello Bilbao (Caja Rural) allowed to enjoy their day in the sun.

De la Cruz was the best placed rider in the move at 2:46 from Nairo Quintana (Movistar). De Gendt and Geniez battled for the mountains classification, with the Belgian taking out the first three climbs - the category 2 Alto de San Isidro, the Alto de Sto. Emiliano and the Alto de San Tirso (both category 3). But the Lotto-Soudal rider might have given a bit too much gas to the San Tirso, going solo after the crest before being rejoined by his escape companions, because when they caught him and Bakelants and Devenyns began attacking, De Gendt was dropped out the back.

Bakelants and Devenyns were joined by Teuns and De la Cruz, but the fourth climb, the Alto de la Manzaneda, put an end to their move and Geniez took the points at the top. De la Cruz and Devenyns took a chance after the crest, hitting out with 12km to go, and quickly opened up a gap of a dozen seconds on their former companions.

On the Alto del Naranco, it became clear that the pair would battle for the stage win, with De la Cruz fighting for the chance to wear the red jersey. But the battle fizzled when Devenyns mis-shifted and the Spaniard took out the stage win and race lead.

Behind, Peter Kennaugh (Team Sky) put in an attack on the final climb to try to shake things up, but he was mowed down by the Movistar express. Gianluca Brambilla (Etixx-QuickStep) sprinted away from the peloton behind the 11 escapees, with all of the favorites tucked on Samuel Sanchez's (BMC) wheel coming in at 2:56 from the winner.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step3:47:56 
2Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling0:00:27 
3Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac0:00:33 
4Luis Leon Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:00:51 
5Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM Cycling  
6Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ0:00:53 
7Bartosz Huzarski (Pol) Bora-Argon 180:00:58 
8Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:01:04 
9Pello Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
10Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:01:10 
11Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:01:26 
12Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step0:02:55 
13Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team0:02:56 
14Samuel Sanchez (Spa) BMC Racing Team  
15Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky  
16Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team  
17Esteban Chaves (Col) Orica-BikeExchange  
18Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff Team  
19Michele Scarponi (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
20Leopold Konig (Cze) Team Sky  
21Simon Yates (GBr) Orica-BikeExchange  
22Pierre-Roger Latour (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
23Andrew Talansky (USA) Cannondale-Drapac  
24Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team0:03:04 
25Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
26Louis Meintjes (RSA) Lampre - Merida  
27Daniel Moreno (Spa) Movistar Team  
28George Bennett (NZl) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
29Davide Formolo (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac  
30Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ  
31Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
32Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data0:03:09 
33Jaime Roson (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
34Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
35Sergio Pardilla (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
36Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky0:03:14 
37Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
38Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha  
39Hugh Carthy (GBr) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:03:17 
40Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
41Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling  
42Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct Energie  
43Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
44Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team  
45Ben Hermans (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:03:25 
46Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
47Lawrence Warbasse (USA) IAM Cycling  
48José Mendes (Por) Bora-Argon 18  
49Joe Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale-Drapac  
50Jesus Hernandez (Spa) Tinkoff Team0:03:29 
51Maxime Bouet (Fra) Etixx - Quick-Step0:03:35 
52Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:03:42 
53Alberto Losada (Spa) Team Katusha0:03:52 
54Odd Christian Eiking (Nor) FDJ0:04:02 
55Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
56Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:04:12 
57Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin0:04:19 
58Clement Chevrier (Fra) IAM Cycling0:04:23 
59Ian Boswell (USA) Team Sky  
60Koen Bouwman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:04:28 
61Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Team Katusha0:04:38 
62Pierre Rolland (Fra) Cannondale-Drapac0:04:44 
63Haimar Zubeldia (Spa) Trek-Segafredo0:04:47 
64Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
65Koen De Kort (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:04:52 
66Tsgabu Grmay (Eth) Lampre - Merida  
67Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie  
68Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 180:04:55 
69François Bidard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
70Fabrice Jeandesboz (Fra) Direct Energie0:05:05 
71Yury Trofimov (Rus) Tinkoff Team  
72Davide Villella (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac0:05:24 
73Damien Howson (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:05:28 
74Alessandro Vanotti (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
75Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling0:06:06 
76Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team0:06:11 
77David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky  
78Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Team Katusha0:06:14 
79Davide Malacarne (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:06:23 
80Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:06:36 
81Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Orica-BikeExchange  
82Silvan Dillier (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:06:48 
83Julien Bernard (Fra) Trek-Segafredo  
84Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha0:06:59 
85Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin0:07:36 
86Bram Tankink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
87Kristijan Durasek (Cro) Lampre - Merida  
88Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:08:14 
89Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange  
90Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac  
91Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
92Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data  
93Niki Terpstra (Ned) Etixx - Quick-Step  
94Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Etixx - Quick-Step  
95Kévin Reza (Fra) FDJ0:09:13 
96Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky0:09:40 
97Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha  
98Louis Vervaeke (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
99Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal  
100Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff Team0:09:55 
101Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale-Drapac  
102Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-BikeExchange0:10:43 
103José Herrada (Spa) Movistar Team0:11:05 
104Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
105Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff Team  
106Sergio Paulinho (Por) Tinkoff Team  
107Michal Golas (Pol) Team Sky  
108Salvatore Puccio (Ita) Team Sky  
109Jonathan Castroviejo (Spa) Movistar Team  
110Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida0:12:20 
111Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Trek-Segafredo  
112Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
113Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ  
114Silvio Herklotz (Ger) Bora-Argon 18  
115Ryan Anderson (Can) Direct Energie  
116Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie  
117Sindre Skjoestad Lunke (Nor) Team Giant-Alpecin  
118Christoph Pfingsten (Ger) Bora-Argon 18  
119Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) FDJ  
120Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac  
121Tejay Van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team  
122Martin Velits (Svk) Etixx - Quick-Step  
123Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data  
124Dario Cataldo (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
125Markel Irizar (Spa) Trek-Segafredo  
126Gianni Meersman (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step  
127Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin  
128Gert Dockx (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
129Kiel Reijnen (USA) Trek-Segafredo  
130Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
131Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
132Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff Team  
133Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
134Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin  
135Victor Campenaerts (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
136Gregor Muhlberger (Aut) Bora-Argon 18  
137Riccardo Zoidl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo  
138Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team  
139Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step  
140Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
141Jerome Cousin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
142Jack Haig (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:14:05 
143Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-BikeExchange  
144Laurent Didier (Lux) Trek-Segafredo0:14:20 
145Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team  
146Jacques Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data0:16:21 
147Nathan Haas (Aus) Dimension Data  
148Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie  
149Martijn Keizer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
150Yves Lampaert (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step  
151David Arroyo (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
152Mario Costa (Por) Lampre - Merida  
153Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
154Scott Thwaites (GBr) Bora-Argon 18  
155Nick Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data  
156Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling  
157Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team  
158Kenneth Van Bilsen (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:18:21 
159Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
160Jaco Venter (RSA) Dimension Data0:19:13 
161Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team  
162Tyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data  
163Svein Tuft (Can) Orica-BikeExchange  
164Eduard Prades (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
165Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
166Loïc Chetout (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
167Florian Senechal (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
168Jonas Vangenechten (Bel) IAM Cycling  
169Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
170Zico Waeytens (Bel) Team Giant-Alpecin  
171Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida  
172Julien Morice (Fra) Direct Energie  
173Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJ  
174Ilia Koshevoy (Blr) Lampre - Merida  
175Sven Erik Bystrøm (Nor) Team Katusha  
176Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Team Katusha  
177José Gonçalves (Por) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA  
178Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Argon 18  
179Rudiger Selig (Ger) Bora-Argon 18  
180Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie  
181Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJ  
182Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin0:24:09 
DNFTony Hurel (Fra) Direct Energie  
DNFYoann Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
DNSIgor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Dimension Data  
DNFEnrico Battaglin (Ita) Team LottoNl-Jumbo  
Intermediate sprint - Langreo, km. 124.6
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal4 pts
2David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step2 
3Bartosz Huzarski (Pol) Bora-Argon 181 
Points
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step25 pts
2Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling20 
3Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac16 
4Luis Leon Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team14 
5Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM Cycling12 
6Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ10 
7Bartosz Huzarski (Pol) Bora-Argon 189 
8Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal8 
9Pello Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA7 
10Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team6 
11Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale5 
12Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step4 
13Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team3 
14Samuel Sanchez (Spa) BMC Racing Team2 
15Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky1 
Mountain 1 (Cat. 2) Alto de San Isidro, km. 60
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal5 pts
2Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ3 
3Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale-Drapac1 
Mountain 2 (Cat. 3) Alto de St. Emiliano, km. 117.2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 pts
2Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ2 
3David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step1 
Alto de San Tirso - 135.1km - KOM 3
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 pts
2Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale-Drapac2 
3Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ1 
Mountain 3 (Cat. 3) Alto de la Manzandeda, km. 152
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ3 pts
2David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step2 
3Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale1 
Mountain 5 (Cat. 2) Alto del Naranco, km. 164.5
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step5 pts
2Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling3 
3Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac1 
Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1IAM Cycling11:28:23 
2Etixx - Quick-Step0:01:55 
3Cannondale-Drapac0:01:58 
4BMC Racing Team0:02:35 
5Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:02:47 
6AG2R La Mondiale0:02:51 
7Astana Pro Team0:03:14 
8FDJ0:03:24 
9Lotto Soudal0:03:25 
10Movistar Team0:04:21 
11Team Sky0:04:31 
12Bora-Argon 180:04:43 
13Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:05:08 
14Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:06:22 
15Orica-BikeExchange0:06:45 
16Tinkoff Team0:06:55 
17Team Katusha0:07:09 
18Direct Energie0:08:39 
19Trek-Segafredo0:10:04 
20Lampre - Merida0:10:57 
21Team Giant-Alpecin0:12:12 
22Dimension Data0:19:08 
General classification after stage 9
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step33:46:24 
2Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team0:00:22 
3Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team0:00:41 
4Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky0:00:49 
5Esteban Chaves (Col) Orica-BikeExchange0:01:19 
6Leopold Konig (Cze) Team Sky0:01:38 
7Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff Team0:02:01 
8Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team0:02:06 
9Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step0:02:07 
10Samuel Sanchez (Spa) BMC Racing Team0:02:08 
11Simon Yates (GBr) Orica-BikeExchange0:02:09 
12Daniel Moreno (Spa) Movistar Team0:02:14 
13Andrew Talansky (USA) Cannondale-Drapac0:02:46 
14Michele Scarponi (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:02:58 
15Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky0:03:09 
16Davide Formolo (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac0:03:28 
17Sergio Pardilla (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:03:52 
18Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ0:03:57 
19George Bennett (NZl) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:04:07 
20Pierre-Roger Latour (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:04:10 
21Ben Hermans (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:04:21 
22Louis Meintjes (RSA) Lampre - Merida0:04:34 
23Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling0:04:47 
24Jean-Christophe Peraud (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
25Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:04:49 
26Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM Cycling  
27Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:04:53 
28Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:05:06 
29José Mendes (Por) Bora-Argon 180:05:16 
30Romain Sicard (Fra) Direct Energie0:05:20 
31Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:05:55 
32Maxime Bouet (Fra) Etixx - Quick-Step0:06:38 
33Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team0:06:44 
34Bartosz Huzarski (Pol) Bora-Argon 180:06:48 
35Alberto Losada (Spa) Team Katusha0:07:10 
36Haimar Zubeldia (Spa) Trek-Segafredo0:08:13 
37Lawrence Warbasse (USA) IAM Cycling0:08:49 
38Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha0:08:58 
39Luis Leon Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:09:11 
40Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale0:14:36 
41Jesus Hernandez (Spa) Tinkoff Team0:16:24 
42Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data0:16:46 
43Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:18:29 
44Yury Trofimov (Rus) Tinkoff Team0:20:06 
45Matvey Mamykin (Rus) Team Katusha0:20:43 
46Damien Howson (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:22:14 
47Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:23:53 
48Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac0:24:41 
49Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team0:25:03 
50Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:26:01 
51Clement Chevrier (Fra) IAM Cycling0:26:52 
52Riccardo Zoidl (Aut) Trek-Segafredo0:28:47 
53Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:30:10 
54Tsgabu Grmay (Eth) Lampre - Merida0:31:34 
55Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie0:31:46 
56Fabrice Jeandesboz (Fra) Direct Energie0:32:08 
57Jonathan Castroviejo (Spa) Movistar Team0:34:30 
58Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team0:35:06 
59Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:35:14 
60Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:37:44 
61Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Etixx - Quick-Step0:38:35 
62Joe Dombrowski (USA) Cannondale-Drapac0:38:36 
63Jacques Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data0:38:45 
64Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale-Drapac0:38:51 
65Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:40:32 
66Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ0:41:43 
67Ian Boswell (USA) Team Sky  
68Dario Cataldo (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:42:00 
69Odd Christian Eiking (Nor) FDJ0:43:33 
70Kristijan Durasek (Cro) Lampre - Merida0:43:52 
71Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha0:45:59 
72Jaime Roson (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:46:01 
73Laurent Didier (Lux) Trek-Segafredo0:46:20 
74Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:46:47 
75Pierre Rolland (Fra) Cannondale-Drapac0:46:58 
76Johannes Fröhlinger (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin0:47:06 
77Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange0:47:28 
78Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Orica-BikeExchange0:47:52 
79Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling0:48:09 
80Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data0:48:30 
81Nathan Haas (Aus) Dimension Data0:49:00 
82Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:49:05 
83Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step0:49:49 
84Tobias Ludvigsson (Swe) Team Giant-Alpecin0:50:52 
85Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal0:51:13 
86Scott Thwaites (GBr) Bora-Argon 180:52:27 
87François Bidard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:52:28 
88Koen De Kort (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin0:53:39 
89Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha0:53:49 
90Salvatore Puccio (Ita) Team Sky0:54:43 
91Pello Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:54:44 
92David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Team Sky0:55:02 
93Davide Villella (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac0:55:18 
94Julien Bernard (Fra) Trek-Segafredo0:55:32 
95Adam Hansen (Aus) Lotto Soudal0:58:01 
96Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) FDJ0:58:53 
97José Herrada (Spa) Movistar Team0:59:42 
98Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:01:18 
99Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff Team1:01:25 
100Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:01:32 
101Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 181:01:35 
102Louis Vervaeke (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:02:02 
103Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Trek-Segafredo1:02:24 
104Valerio Conti (Ita) Lampre - Merida1:03:34 
105José Gonçalves (Por) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:04:17 
106Jelle Wallays (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:04:57 
107Alessandro Vanotti (Ita) Astana Pro Team1:05:50 
108Bram Tankink (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:06:09 
109Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Team Katusha1:06:11 
110Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin1:06:20 
111Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team1:06:30 
112Kiel Reijnen (USA) Trek-Segafredo1:06:34 
113Zico Waeytens (Bel) Team Giant-Alpecin1:06:59 
114Imanol Erviti Ollo (Spa) Movistar Team1:07:20 
115Michael Gogl (Aut) Tinkoff Team1:07:46 
116Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida1:08:09 
117Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling1:08:38 
118Christoph Pfingsten (Ger) Bora-Argon 181:08:40 
119Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie1:09:06 
120Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1:09:11 
121Gianni Meersman (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step1:09:35 
122Gregor Muhlberger (Aut) Bora-Argon 181:10:19 
123Michal Golas (Pol) Team Sky1:10:41 
124Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida1:11:13 
125Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac  
126Gert Dockx (Bel) Lotto Soudal1:12:39 
127Christian Knees (Ger) Team Sky1:12:56 
128Ivan Rovny (Rus) Tinkoff Team1:12:59 
129Silvio Herklotz (Ger) Bora-Argon 181:13:15 
130Markel Irizar (Spa) Trek-Segafredo1:13:22 
131Jack Haig (Aus) Orica-BikeExchange1:14:15 
132Yves Lampaert (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step1:14:32 
133Hugh Carthy (GBr) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:14:35 
134Kévin Reza (Fra) FDJ1:14:50 
135Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Team Katusha1:15:23 
136Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling1:15:48 
137Koen Bouwman (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:16:30 
138Niki Terpstra (Ned) Etixx - Quick-Step1:16:45 
139Patrick Bevin (NZl) Cannondale-Drapac1:16:51 
140Tejay Van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team1:16:59 
141Eduard Prades (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:17:04 
142Martijn Keizer (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:17:28 
143Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data1:18:02 
144Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale1:18:30 
145Sergio Paulinho (Por) Tinkoff Team1:18:47 
146Jonas Vangenechten (Bel) IAM Cycling1:19:19 
147Jerome Cousin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1:19:29 
148Davide Malacarne (Ita) Astana Pro Team1:20:22 
149Silvan Dillier (Swi) BMC Racing Team1:20:56 
150Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team1:21:46 
151Loïc Chetout (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1:22:04 
152Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJ1:23:29 
153Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica-BikeExchange1:24:37 
154Ryan Anderson (Can) Direct Energie1:26:23 
155Florian Senechal (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1:26:47 
156Jaco Venter (RSA) Dimension Data1:27:31 
157Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-BikeExchange1:28:50 
158Manuele Boaro (Ita) Tinkoff Team1:29:05 
159Sindre Skjoestad Lunke (Nor) Team Giant-Alpecin1:29:09 
160Ilia Koshevoy (Blr) Lampre - Merida1:30:05 
161Mario Costa (Por) Lampre - Merida1:30:18 
162Rory Sutherland (Aus) Movistar Team1:30:53 
163Sven Erik Bystrøm (Nor) Team Katusha1:31:30 
164Jos Van Emden (Ned) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:31:31 
165Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie1:32:26 
166Kenneth Van Bilsen (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1:32:28 
167Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team1:33:44 
168Victor Campenaerts (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1:34:40 
169David Arroyo (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1:35:28 
170Martin Velits (Svk) Etixx - Quick-Step1:35:40 
171Johan Le Bon (Fra) FDJ1:35:45 
172Tom Stamsnijder (Ned) Team Giant-Alpecin1:36:19 
173Tyler Farrar (USA) Dimension Data1:37:01 
174Nick Dougall (RSA) Dimension Data1:38:30 
175Rudiger Selig (Ger) Bora-Argon 181:40:49 
176Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin1:41:22 
177Svein Tuft (Can) Orica-BikeExchange1:42:14 
178Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJ1:44:41 
179Julien Morice (Fra) Direct Energie1:45:22 
180Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Argon 181:46:14 
181Christophe Riblon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale1:50:48 
182Romain Cardis (Fra) Direct Energie2:04:05 
Points Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Gianni Meersman (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step60 pts
2Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team53 
3Luis Leon Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team53 
4Jonas Vangenechten (Bel) IAM Cycling37 
5Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ36 
6Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo36 
7Kévin Reza (Fra) FDJ28 
8David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step27 
9Simon Yates (GBr) Orica-BikeExchange25 
10Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie25 
11Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha25 
12Romain Hardy (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits23 
13Zico Waeytens (Bel) Team Giant-Alpecin21 
14Mathias Frank (Swi) IAM Cycling21 
15Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team20 
16Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team20 
17Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale20 
18Daniele Bennati (Ita) Tinkoff Team20 
19Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling20 
20Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Argon 1820 
21Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team18 
22Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky18 
23Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac18 
24Kristian Sbaragli (Ita) Dimension Data18 
25Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team17 
26Jhonatan Restrepo (Col) Team Katusha17 
27Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step16 
28Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team16 
29Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie16 
30Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac16 
31Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) Orica-BikeExchange16 
32Tosh Van Der Sande (Bel) Lotto Soudal15 
33Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale15 
34Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team15 
35Esteban Chaves (Col) Orica-BikeExchange14 
36Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step14 
37Ben Hermans (Bel) BMC Racing Team14 
38Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida14 
39Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal13 
40Kenny Elissonde (Fra) FDJ12 
41Nathan Haas (Aus) Dimension Data12 
42Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff Team11 
43Samuel Sanchez (Spa) BMC Racing Team10 
44Daniel Moreno (Spa) Movistar Team10 
45Bartosz Huzarski (Pol) Bora-Argon 1810 
46Jacques Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data10 
47Pierre Rolland (Fra) Cannondale-Drapac9 
48Scott Thwaites (GBr) Bora-Argon 189 
49Gatis Smukulis (Lat) Astana Pro Team9 
50Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale8 
51Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin8 
52Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team7 
53Jaime Roson (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA7 
54Pello Bilbao (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA7 
55Kenneth Van Bilsen (Bel) Cofidis, Solutions Credits7 
56Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale-Drapac6 
57Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 186 
58José Gonçalves (Por) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA6 
59Dylan Teuns (Bel) BMC Racing Team6 
60Loïc Chetout (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits6 
61Lorenzo Manzin (Fra) FDJ6 
62Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Etixx - Quick-Step5 
63Pierre-Roger Latour (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale5 
64Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits5 
65Lawrence Warbasse (USA) IAM Cycling5 
66Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Orica-BikeExchange5 
67Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha4 
68Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling4 
69Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data4 
70Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA4 
71Bart De Clercq (Bel) Lotto Soudal4 
72Florian Senechal (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits4 
73Louis Meintjes (RSA) Lampre - Merida3 
74Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Dimension Data3 
75Sven Erik Bystrøm (Nor) Team Katusha3 
76Sergio Pardilla (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA2 
77Marcel Wyss (Swi) IAM Cycling2 
78Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling2 
79Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal2 
80Eduard Prades (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA2 
81Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJ2 
82Julien Morice (Fra) Direct Energie2 
83Peter Kennaugh (GBr) Team Sky1 
84Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1 
85Stéphane Rossetto (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1 
86Yukiya Arashiro (Jpn) Lampre - Merida1 
87Gregor Muhlberger (Aut) Bora-Argon 181 
88Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie1 
89Davide Villella (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac-5 
Mountains Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal19 pts
2Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ19 
3Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha10 
4Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits9 
5David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step8 
6Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale8 
7Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data6 
8Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie5 
9Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale-Drapac5 
10Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step5 
11Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling4 
12Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie4 
13Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha3 
14Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJ3 
15Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team3 
16Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team3 
17Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal3 
18Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling3 
19Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team2 
20Egor Silin (Rus) Team Katusha2 
21Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale2 
22Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 182 
23Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida2 
24Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac2 
25Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling2 
26Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team1 
27Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step1 
28Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac1 
29Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA1 
30Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie1 
31Victor Campenaerts (Bel) Team LottoNl-Jumbo1 
Combined Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx - Quick-Step14 pts
2Alejandro Valverde (Spa) Movistar Team31 
3Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC Racing Team38 
4Ruben Fernandez (Spa) Movistar Team68 
5Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale70 
6Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Etixx - Quick-Step72 
7Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie73 
8Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ73 
9Andrey Zeits (Kaz) Astana Pro Team87 
10Benjamin King (USA) Cannondale-Drapac99 
11Sergey Lagutin (Rus) Team Katusha103 
12Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale111 
13Pieter Serry (Bel) Etixx - Quick-Step120 
14Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Lotto Soudal125 
15Simon Clarke (Aus) Cannondale-Drapac129 
16Luis Angel Mate (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits138 
17Tiago Machado (Por) Team Katusha151 
18Dries Devenyns (Bel) IAM Cycling154 
19Angel Madrazo Ruiz (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA159 
20Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie160 
21Simon Pellaud (Swi) IAM Cycling168 
22Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale-Drapac179 
23Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Argon 18180 
24Mattia Cattaneo (Ita) Lampre - Merida185 
25Sander Armee (Bel) Lotto Soudal194 
26Omar Fraile (Spa) Dimension Data219 
27Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor) IAM Cycling229 
28Laurent Pichon (Fra) FDJ273 
29Brian Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie283 
Teams Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Etixx - Quick-Step100:16:58 
2Movistar Team0:03:33 
3Cannondale-Drapac0:04:52 
4BMC Racing Team0:06:32 
5AG2R La Mondiale0:06:33 
6Team Sky0:06:36 
7Astana Pro Team0:09:10 
8IAM Cycling0:11:08 
9Team Katusha0:13:19 
10Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:21:05 
11Lotto Soudal0:22:20 
12Orica-BikeExchange0:24:02 
13Trek-Segafredo0:24:42 
14Bora-Argon 180:27:29 
15Tinkoff Team0:33:03 
16Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:39:02 
17Lampre - Merida0:46:38 
18Dimension Data0:49:47 
19Direct Energie0:58:12 
20Team LottoNl-Jumbo0:59:32 
21FDJ1:03:30 
22Team Giant-Alpecin1:53:40 

 

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