Saturday June 30th, 2012

PrologueLiège / Liège

Start 14h00 GMT 2+
Overall standing
Corresponds to the total results over all the stages.
Yellow jersey
It rewards the leader of the general classification, calculated by adding together the times achieved on each stage. Also taken into account are any bonifications earned on the intermediate sprints or the finish.
Green jersey
It identifies the leader of the classification on points. The points in question are awarded according to the passing order on the intermediate sprints and at the finish line.
Red polka dot jersey
It identifies the best climber. The points counting towards the mountain classification are awarded on the basis of the passing order at the top of the climbs and passes.
White jersey
It identifies the first young rider up to 25 years old in the overall standings.
Yellow bib
Worn by the leaders of the overall team standings (total of times for the first three riders on each stage).
Red bib
This prize is awarded at the end of each stage by a jury comprising eight specialists in cycling. A “super-combativity” prize is also awarded at the end of the last stage of the Tour.
Stage standing
Results of a given stage

Jersey wearers after the prologue

yellow jersey
Fabian CANCELLARANo.12

Fabian
CANCELLARA

SUIRADIOSHACK-NISSAN
times07' 13''
green jersey
Fabian CANCELLARANo.12

Fabian
CANCELLARA

SUIRADIOSHACK-NISSAN
points20
worn by
Fabian CANCELLARANo.101

Bradley
WIGGINS

GBRSKY PROCYCLING
white jersey
Tejay VAN GARDERENNo.9

Tejay
VAN GARDEREN

USABMC RACING TEAM
times07' 23''
the day's winner
Fabian CANCELLARANo.12

Fabian
CANCELLARA

SUIRADIOSHACK-NISSAN
times07' 13''
team

SKY PROCYCLING

GBR
times22' 13''

Interviews

Wiggins and Sky again!

The riders of Sky Procycling can consoles themselves about the defeat in the fifth stage, sprint opportunity for Mark Cavendish... read more

Sagan: «I was only angry»

“In the images it is clear that a rider is determined to go, and his move is what brought us all down. This should not happen... read more

Ladagnous: This is the second time it happens!

"It was possible. In the end, Ghyselinck has tried to anticipate as he knew he was slower than us in a sprint. After I told... read more

Cancellara: a dream is not a goal

“It’s always a pleasure to ride in the yellow jersey and, plus, to make history like I have today is pretty awesome. For us... read more

Greipel: I just had some power left

“Again I’m really, really happy. That was one of the hardest sprints I’ve ever done in my career. I don’t know how I... read more

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