Tour de France Results

Updated: July 6, 2013, 11:35 AM ET
Associated Press

Saturday

At Ax 3 Domaines, France

Eighth Stage

A 121.2-mile ride in the Pyrenees from Castres to Ax 3 Domaines, with an HC climb up the Col de Pailheres and a finishing Category-1

1. Chris Froome, England, Sky Procycling, 5 hours, 3 minutes, 18 seconds.

2. Richie Porte, Australia, Sky Procycling, 51 seconds behind.

3. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, 1:08.

4. Bauke Mollema, Netherlands, Belkin Pro Cycling, 1:10.

5. Laurens ten Dam, Netherlands, Belkin Pro Cycling, 1:16.

6. Mikel Nieve, Spain, Euskaltel-Euskadi, 1:34.

7. Roman Kreuziger, Czech Republic, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, 1:45.

8. Alberto Contador, Spain, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, same time.

9. Nairo Alexander Quintana, Colombia, Movistar, same time.

10. Igor Anton Hernandez, Spain, Euskaltel-Euskadi, same time.

11. Joaquin Rodriguez, Spain, Katusha, 2:06.

12. Rui Costa, Portugal, Movistar, 2:28.

13. Jean-Christophe Peraud, France, AG2R La Mondiale, same time.

14. Romain Bardet, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 2:34.

15. Daniel Martin, Ireland, Garmin-Sharp, same time.

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

17. Jakob Fuglsang, Denmark, Astana, same time.

18. Michael Rogers, Australia, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, same time.

19. Haimar Zubeldia, Spain, RadioShack Leopard, 3:04.

20. Michal Kwiatkowski, Poland, Omega Pharma-QuickStep, 3:27.

Also

56. Tejay Van Garderen, United States, BMC Racing, 12:15.

62. Thomas Danielson, United States, Garmin-Sharp, 17:47.

68. Brent Bookwalter, United States, BMC Racing, same time.

Overall Standings

(After eight stages)

1. Chris Froome, England, Sky Procycling, 32 hours, 15 minutes, 55 seconds.

2. Richie Porte, Australia, Sky Procycling, 51 seconds behind.

3. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, 1:25.

4. Bauke Mollema, Netherlands, Belkin Pro Cycling, 1:44.

5. Laurens ten Dam, Netherlands, Belkin Pro Cycling, 1:50.

6. Roman Kreuziger, Czech Republic, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, 1:51.

7. Alberto Contador, Spain, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, same time.

8. Nairo Alexander Quintana, Colombia, Movistar, 2:02.

9. Joaquin Rodriguez, Spain, Katusha, 2:31.

10. Michael Rogers, Australia, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, 2:40.

11. Rui Costa, Portugal, Movistar, 2:45.

12. Andrew Talansky, United States, Garmin-Sharp, 2:48.

13. Daniel Martin, Ireland, Garmin-Sharp, same time.

14. Mikel Nieve, Spain, Euskaltel-Euskadi, 2:55.

15. Igor Anton Hernandez, Spain, Euskaltel-Euskadi, 3:06.

16. Michal Kwiatkowski, Poland, Omega Pharma-QuickStep, 3:25.

17. Jakob Fuglsang, Denmark, Astana, 3:27.

18. Jean-Christophe Peraud, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 3:29.

19. Haimar Zubeldia, Spain, RadioShack Leopard, 3:30.

20. Romain Bardet, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 3:35.

Also

44. Tejay Van Garderen, United States, BMC Racing, 12:38.

51. Thomas Danielson, United States, Garmin-Sharp, 18:01.

76. Brent Bookwalter, United States, BMC Racing, 33:06.


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