Tour de Romandie Results

Updated: April 24, 2013, 1:56 PM ET
Associated Press

Wednesday

At Renens, Switzerland

First Stage

109.6 miles from Saint-Maurice to Renens

1. Gianni Meersman, Belgium, Omega Pharma-Quick Step, 4 hours, 29 minutes, 9 seconds.

2. Giacomo Nizzolo, Italy, RadioShack Leopard, same time.

3. Roberto Ferrari Italy, Lampre-Merida, same time.

4. Luka Mezgec, Slovenia, Argos-Shimano, same time.

5. Kevin Reza, France, Europcar, same time.

6. Francesco Gavazzi, Italy, Astana, same time.

7. Matthew Goss, Australia, Orica-GreenEdge, same time.

8. Rui Costa, Portugal, Movistar, same time.

9. Gaetan Bille, Belgium, Lotto Belisol, same time.

10. Marco Marcato, Italy, Vacansoleil-DCM, same time.

Also

36. Andrew Talansky, United States, Garmin-Sharp, same time.

44. Peter Stetina, United States, Garmin-Sharp, same time.

88. Tom Danielson, United States, Garmin-Sharp, same time.

112. Brent Bookwalter, United States, BMC, same time.

159. Christian Vande Velde, United States, Garmin-Sharp, 9:41 behind.

Overall Standings

(After two of six stages)

1. Chris Froome, Britain, Sky, 4 hours, 42 minutes, 24 seconds.

2. Andrew Talansky, United States, Garmin Sharp, 6 seconds behind.

3. Robert Kiserlovski, Croatia, RadioShack Leopard, :13.

4. Richie Porte, Australia, Sky, :15.

5. Rui Costa, Portugal, Movistar, :16.

6. Thibaut Pinot, France, Francaise des Jeux, :17.

7. Stef Clement, Netherlands, Blanco, same time.

8. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, same time.

9. Tom Danielson, United States, Garmin Sharp, same time.

10. Wilco Kelderman, Netherlands, Blanco, :18.

Also

40. Peter Stetina, United States, Garmin Sharp, :48.

70. Brent Bookwalter, United States, BMC, 1:06.

159. Christian Vande Velde, United States, Garmin Sharp, 11:25.


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