2013 Tour de France: Stage 6 Results

Andre “The Gorilla” Greipel nabbed a win in the 6th stage of the , besting and by a bike length. , derailed by a crash at the 30km mark and riding with only 1 team member in support, faded at the end to finish in 4th.

Though has yet to snag a stage win of his own, he continues to lead the green jersey points classification. Greipel’s win bumps him into second place ahead of Cavendish.

In the race for the general classification, ’s moves into the lead, taking the place of his teammate . Impey sets a small record of his own as the first n to wear the yellow jersey.

Stage 6 Brief Results:

  1. Andre Greipel (Germany / Lotto) 3:59:02″
  2. (Slovakia / Cannondale) ST
  3.  (Germany / Argos)
  4. (Britain / Omega Pharma – Quick-Step)
  5. Juan Jose Lobato (Spain / Euskaltel)
  6. Alexander Kristoff (Norway / )
  7. Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spain / Movistar)
  8. Danny van Poppel (Netherlands / Vacansoleil)
  9. Roberto Ferrari (Italy / Lampre)
  10. Samuel Dumoulin (France / AG2R)

General Classification After Stage 6:

  1.  ( / Orica) 22:18:17″
  2. Edvald Boasson Hagen (Norway / Team Sky) +3″
  3. (Australia / Orica) +5″
  4. Michael Albasini (Switzerland / Orica)
  5. Michal Kwiatkowski (Poland / Omega Pharma – Quick-Step) +6″
  6. Sylvain Chavanel (France / Omega Pharma – Quick-Step)
  7. Chris Froome (Britain / Team Sky) +8″
  8. Richie Porte (Australia / Team Sky)
  9. Nicolas Roche (Ireland / Saxo – Tinkoff) +14″
  10. Roman Kreuziger (Czech Republic / Saxo – Tinkoff)

Sprint Classification:

  1. (Slovakia / Cannondale) 159
  2. Andre Greipel (Germany / Lotto) 130
  3. (Britain / Omega Pharma – Quick-Step) 119
  4. Alexander Kristoff (Norway / ) 111
  5. (Germany / Argos) 87
  6. Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spain / Movistar) 71
  7. Edvald Boasson Hagen (Norway / Team Sky) 66
  8. Danny van Poppel (Netherlands / Vacansoleil) 65
  9. Juan Jose Lobato (Spain / Euskaltel) 51
  10. Michal Kwiatkowski (Poland / Omega Pharma – Quick-Step) 49

Mountains Classification:

  1. Pierre Rolland (France / Europcar) 10
  2. Simon Clarke (Australia / Orica) 5
  3. Blel Kadri (France / AG2R) 5
  4. Thomas De Gendt (Belgium / Vacansoleil) 4
  5. Mikel Nieve (Spain / Euskaltel) 3
  6. Lars Boom (Netherlands / Belkin) 2
  7. Cyril Gautier (France / Europcar) 2
  8. Lars Petter Nordhaug (Norway / Belkin) 2
  9. Brice Feillu (France / Sojasun) 2
  10. Alexis Vuillermoz (France / Sojasun) 2

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