Rough day out there. Contador, Ciolek, Boonen . . . well, hell, half the peloton hit the deck today, and Radio Shack lost Jani Brackovic from the Tour.
Cavendish established himself as back, winning an uphill sprint finish that just wasn't long enough for Philippe Gilbert.
- Mark Cavendish, HTC
- Philippe Gilbert, Omega-Pharma Lotto
- JJ Rojas, Movistar
- Tony Gallopin, Codifis
- Geraint Thomas, Sky
- Thor Hushovd, Garmin
- Cadel Evans, BMC +:01
- Frank Schleck, Leopard Trek +:04
- David Millar, Garmin +:08
- Andreas Kloden, Radioshack +:10