Tomblaine La Planche des Belles Filles
stage 7 199KM
|17:21||Wiggins to take the yellow jersey!|
With his third place in the seventh stage Bradley Wiggins has inherited the lead of the Tour de France. Here is the new top five of general classification:
1. Bradley Wiggins (GBR) SKY
2. Cadel Evans (AUS) BMC at 10"
3. Vincenzo Nibali (ITA) LIQ at 16"
4. Rein Taaramae (EST) COF at 32"
5. Denis Menchov (RUS) KAT at 54"
|17:19||Top 10 in stage seven|
The seventh stage was expected to signifcantly alter the standings and that's just what's happened. The top 10 in the stage is:
1. Chris Froome (GBR) SKY
2. Cadel Evans (AUS) BMC at 2"
3. Bradley Wiggins (GBR) SKY at 2"
4. Vincenzo Nibali (ITA) LIQ at 7"
5. Rein Taaramae (EST) COF at 19"
6. Haimar Zubeldia (ESP) RNT at 44"
7. Pierre Rolland (FRA) EUC at 46"
8. Janez Brajkovic (SLO) AST at 46"
9. Denis Menchov (RUS) KAT at 50"
10. Maxime Monfort BEL) RNT at 56"
|17:16||Froome gets his first Tour stage win!|
In his debut in the Tour, Chris Froome has won a wonderful, animated stage at La Planches des Belles Filles. He led Evans over the line to give Sky it's second stage win this year and the team's fourth since starting the Tour in 2010.
|17:16||Cancellara finishes... 1'55" behind|
Wiggins is going to take the lead of the Tour de France. Cancellara has finished stage seven around 1'55" behind the stage winner.