Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne Annonay Davézieux
stage 12 226KM
|16:59||Goss beats Sagan for sixth place|
Matt Goss has led the peloton home, beating Sagain in the sprint. The rider in the green jersey protested as he crossed the line gesturing as though the Orica rider had strayed off his line.
The peloton finish the stage 7'53" behind Millar.
|16:55||Oss leading Sagan to the line|
Daniel Ossis doing a lead-out for Sagan inside the final 2km of the stage. We see Goss now moving forward to mark the rider in the green jersey.
|16:53||The top five in stage 12|
The peloton is yet to finish but we can report the first five places in stage 12:
1. David Millar (GBR) Garmin-Sharp 226km in 5h42'46"
2. Jean-Christophe Peraud (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale at same time
3. Egoi Martinez (ESP) Euskaltel-Euskadi at 5"
4. Cyril Gautier (FRA) Europcar at 5"
5. Robert Kiserlovski (CRO) Astana at 5"
|16:51||Millar gets his fourth Tour stage win!|
Millar waited until Peraud pounced before he started his sprint. That happened with about 250m to go. The Scot has given Garmin its fifth stage win in the Tour de France. It's Millar's fourth following successes in Futuroscope (2000), Bezier (2002) and Nantes (2003).