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42km - Yellow jersey Andy Schleck is 2:37 down at the finish - that's 2:31 worse than Evans - and loses his maillot jaune to the Australian on the eve of the race finish in Paris.
42km - Here comes Frank, riding to protect his third place on the podium. He should do it. He passes the Flamme Rouge. And that's 2:40 down on the finish. He'll have 27 seconds on Voeckler so keeps the third place in the GC.
16:10 - Despair for both Schlecks as they limp their way to towards the finish line. It will be back to the drawing board for them and Leopard Trek this winter.
42km - Evans won't win the stage - he's six seconds down at the finish - but he has just won the Tour de France.
42km - Voeckler is 2:13 off the pace at the finish and protects his fourth spot in the GC. What a great Tour he's had.
37km - Evans is just two seconds off Tony Martin at the third check: the Australian could win both the time trial and the Tour!
42km - Cunego, 5th this morning in the GC, crosses the finish 3:37 down on Martin.
27km - Andy Schleck is 1:49 down at the second check. That's a huge 1:42 worse than Evans, who will win the Tour de France today.
42km - Sanchez is 1:37 down at the finish, with Contador 1:05 down in second place.
27km - Frank Schleck is 1:50 down at the second check in 18th position.
42km - It's the 27th best time at the finish for Basso, well off the pace: 3:47.
15:56 - Evans on the descent and he's taking some real risks, going very close on some corners. It would be a tragedy if he crashed out now. But at this rate, he could even go on and win the stage...
27km - Cadel Evans crosses the second check with the second fastest time just seven seconds down on Martin. This is his Tour de France to lose now. He's got 32 virtual seconds on Andy Schleck now.
27km - Voeckler is 1:38 down at the second check. That's 14th place. While it may not be enough for third place on the podium, he should do a Wiggins and take fourth overall because Cunego is having a shocker out there.
42km - Here's Rolland coming into the finish, and he's giving it his all - and that's why, he comes home 2:50 down, but will hold onto the white jersey in Paris.
15:48 - Evans is onto the second climb of the day. He looks good. He won't win the stage, but he may win the Tour. Still, anything can happen in the next 18km.
15:47 - Neck and neck: there is no time between the two to riders. But has he gone too early? Or is he just better today?
27km - Contador is 42 secs down on Martin at the second check - that's the third best time behind Martin and De Gendt.
15:45 - The virtual time gap between Evans and Schleck is just 3 seconds - could history be in the making?
42km - Taaramae crosses the finish line 2:03 down on Martin. It won't be enough for the white jersey - unless Rolland hits the wall or crashes.
15km - Andy Schleck is 57 down on Martin at the first check. That is 36 seconds slower than Evans after 15 of 42 kilometres. Evans is riding into the yellow jersey at the moment...
15km - Frank Schleck is 55 down at the first check - so Evans has almost halved the gap to the older Schleck brother.
27km - Rolland is 1:52 down at the second check compared to Taaramae's 1:26.
15km - Evans is 21 down at the first check - that's level with Contador.
15km - Voeckler is 57 down at the first check, where as Rolland is 59 down. That's just 16 down on Taaramae so he's looking good for the white.
15:32 - Andy Schleck is sweating something stupid. It's pouring off his face. Imminent time checks will enlighten us a little...
15km - Cunego is a huge 1:16 down at the first check. His top five position may be in jeopardy.
15:30 - Andy Schleck passes a huge Luxembourg flag as he starts this first rise. The crowds are huge, but thankfully nothing like as raucous as yesterday's mob on Alpe d'Huez.
27km - Taaramae is 1:25 down on Martin at the second check.
15km - Contador goes through the first check 21 secs down on Tony Martin. This is a solid ride from the Spaniard.
15:23 - Evans is onto the first climb and is out of the saddle. According to virtual timing, he is 43 down on Schleck in the GC so has already made up 14 seconds...
42km - Peter Velits of HTC takes the fifth fastest time at the finish, 2:03 down on his teammate Martin.
15:21 - Evans looks very solid in his usual steady, tucked style, whereas yellow jersey Andy Schleck is rocking his shoulders as he tries to settle into his rhythm.
15:18 - Yellow jersey Andy Schleck on the ramp. This is the closest he's ever been to winning the Tour de France. Can he hold on? The next hour will reveal is all... He's all yellow - including gloves - with the exception of his official Leopard Trek helmet.
15km - Rolland comes through the first check 19 down on Taaramae so he's looking good to conserve that white jersey and 10th place in the GC.
15:15 - Frank Schleck looks serene as he gets going. Just one more to go now...
15km - Taaramae passes through the first check 43 seconds down on Tony Martin. It's the 7th best time.
15:12 - It's the moment of truth for Cadel Evans: the Australian is down the ramp in search of those 53 seconds. And it's a clean start...
15:09 - Up now, Thomas Voeckler, who looks rather lost without his yellow jersey. Still, the Europcar leader has kept the yellow sun glasses as he starts his time trial.
15:06 - The top five are ready and waiting. First up, Damiano Cunego.
0km - There must be a problem on the start ramp because Contador also wobbles down - just like Gilbert did an hour or so ago. The Spaniard is wearing a red dossard as yesterday'smost aggressive rider. He needed that aggression on Alpe d'Huez when punching out at a crazed spectator dressed up as a doctor got too close... Blazin' Saddles: Nurse Bertie
0km - It looks like the weather will hold for the top GC men. The rain we had earlier this morning has totally cleared and the sun is peeking through the clouds every now and then. The Schlecks will be pleased. Samuel Sanchez is on course now, Alberto Contador next.
0km - Italy's Ivan Basso (Liquigas) down the ramp. Basso looked solid in the first week or so, but his Tour tapered off in the Alps and an eighth place in the GC come Paris was not what he envisaged prior to the race.
14:57 - An interesting stat doing the rounds: Cadel Evans must ride each kilometre 1.4 seconds faster than Andy Schleck if he wants to take yellow.
14:53 - Top ten underway: white jersey Pierre Rolland of Europcar is on course.
0km - Jean-Christophe Peraud on course now. He's one of five French riders in the top 15: Voeckler, Rolland, Peraud, Coppel and Jeannesson.
0km - Rein Taaramae, the Estonian national time trial champion, is on course. He has got 1:33 to make up on Pierre Rolland if he wants to take the white jersey.
14:42 - CLOSE ONE: Both GIlbert's feet come out of the pedals after his chain slips and the Belgian somehow manages to stay on his bike. That was a narrow miss...
14:30 - In the start zone, Cadel Evans is on the rollers warming up. He looks calm and focused ahead of the biggest day of his career (since the last two times he was in the same position).
42km - Martin passes by the Flamme Rouge, the 1km-to-go banner. He won this time trial in the Dauphine and it looks like he's going to win it again today in the Tour. The German crosses the line to set a time of 55:34 - that's a minute and a half faster than De Gendt.
37km - Tony Martin is surely going to win this stage: he is 1:06 quicker than De Gendt at the third time check.
27km - Tony Martin is storming this: the German passes through the second check a huge 38 secs ahead of the previous best time set by De Gendt.
14:05 - Johnny Hoogerland at the finish: "I have a double feeling about the Tour because I was in the best shape of my life going into the race but the crash made it hard. I only stayed in because of the supporters, who have been brilliant. Today I didn't hear anything with all the cheers - it was just one hour of adrelaline."
42km - Boasson Hagen sets only the fourth best time at the finish, 42 seconds down on the leader De Gendt. Apparently the Norwegian had to change bikes during the second half of the course because of a mechanical problem. That's a shame, because he was flying.
14:00 - Tony Martin has passed two riders now: Sky's Xavier Zandio and BMC's Steve Morabito.
13:57 - Welshman Geraint Thomas (Sky) zips down the start ramp. You know what, the sun has even come out too.
15km - Close shave: Tony Martin, who set the best time at the first check, 22 seconds better than Boasson Hagen, almost crashed into the Sky team car following the rider in front of him. The German saw the car and thought he'd grab its slipstream, before realising that it was driving much slower than him. Martin just managed to pull clear of the car, but so nearly clattered into the back. That'll teach him. He would have lost a second or so there.
13:50 - Phlippe Gilbert seems to lose control on the ramp but he's under way now. For the first time in this year's Tour, the Belgian is wearing a regular Omega Pharma-Lotto jersey. Usually, he's in the colours of the Belgian national road race champion, but he's also worn yellow, green and polka dot this year. Gilbert's tip for today? Cadel Evans, his former team mate.
42km - Belgian Thomas De Gendt crosses the finish line a slender one second faster than Richie Porte to take the provisional best time. He was 18 seconds up at the third check so tired a little towards the finish.
13:40 - HTC's Tony Martin is on the course. The German is one of the favourites so it will be interesting to see his time at the first check.
27km - De Gendt takes a huge 24 seconds off Cancellara's time at the second check. That's 25 seconds ahead of the man who is the current leader, Richie Porte.
13:37 - Boasson Hagen has passed Lampre's David Loosli on the road. He's having a storming ride.
42km - Johnny Hoogerland salutes the crowd twice with a big smile as he crosses the line more than four minutes off the pace set by Richie Porte. The Dutchman is a popular figure on the race following that terrible crash in stage nine.
13:35 - The rain has cleared and the roads are pretty dry again. Poor Cancellara had it pretty bad during his run. Remember, the Swiss has ridden for three gruelling weeks in support of the Schleck brothers - which has got to take its toll.
15km - Double stage winner Edvald Boasson Hagen (Sky) is having a storming ride: the Norwegian time trial champion sets the best time at the first check, three seconds ahead of De Gendt. Boasson Hagen, like countryman Thor Hushovd, is wearing a black band around his arm to mark his sympathies to the victims of yesterday's atrocities in Norway.
42km - We have a new leader at the finish: Tasmanian Riche Porte (Saxo Bank) has shaved 12 seconds off Fabian Cancellara's time. Porte was one second down at the second check, and then five up at the third.
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15km - We have a new leader at the first time checkpoint at Vizille: Belgian Thomas De Gendt (Vacansoleil) zipped through five seconds faster than Cancellara. Impressive stuff from the Paris-Nice prologue winner.
13:20 - The race for the white jersey is still very much alive, with France's Pierre Rolland moving into the lead after yesterday's spendid win. Rolland leads Rein Taaramae by 1:33 in the GC, but in the Grenoble ITT during the Dauphine, the Frenchman conceded 2:57 to the Estonian and so he'll have his work cut out. White jersey standings
13:15 - With no more mountain points up for grabs, Spain's Samuel Sanchez simply has to finish the race to take the polka dot jersey. His second place yesterday in Alpe d'Huez was enough to leapfrog Andy Schleck on the top of the KOM standings. King of the mountains standings
13:10 - The race for the green jersey is still on, with both Mark Cavendish and Jose Rojas being docked 20 points yesterday for finishing outside the time limit (along with another 80-odd riders). Cav is on 280 points, with Rojas on 265 and Philippe Gilbert on 230. With an intermediate sprint, plus the final bunch sprint, on the Champs Elysees tomorrow, the destiny of the green jersey is still undecided - although Cav will be confident of victory in the stage and the jersey competition too. Green jersey standings
13:05 - A reminder of the overall standings: Andy Schleck leads his brother Frank by 53 seconds and CAdel Evans by 57. It looks like they will decide the three podium places because the next best placed rider is Thomas Voeckler, 2:10 down in fourth. General Classification
42km - Kristjan Koren posted the second best time, 54 down on Cancellara, while Malori put in the second best at 56 seconds. At the start, it's Luis Leon Sanchez of Rabobank on the ramp.
13:00 - Was Johnny Schleck just playing it cool? Does Evans really stand a good chance of winning? Have your say below - who do you think will win the Tour de France? What about today's time trial - will anyone topple Cancellara?
12:55 - Well, one man who's not confident of a Andy Schleck victory is his own father, who said: "I don't think it's possible. Cadel Evans is one of the best time trialists in the world, and he already knows the time trial well from the Dauphiné. But I still have hope, and I know that the last week of the Tour also means different parameters. Both Fränk and Andy are strong in the last week, and perhaps Cadel will have a bad day."
15km - Britain's David Millar is a huge 53 seconds down in 14th place at the first checkpoint. It's not going to be Millar's day today, that's for sure.
37km - At the third check at Gieres, Koren slowed and set the fourth best time behind Westra, Malori and Cancellara.
27km - At the second check at Saint-MArtin-d'Uriage, the top three remains the same, with Cancellara leading Koren by 17 seconds and Malori by 26 seconds.
15km - Italian time trial champion Adriano Malori (Lampre) set the third fastest time at the first checkpoint at Vizille. Malori was 20 seconds down on leader Cancellara, with Liquigas rider Kristjan Koren in second at 10 seconds.
12:40 - If today wasn't stressful enough for some riders, then it was made even harder with severe traffic jams ahead of the time trial in Grenoble. Report: Teams and riders fume over Tour de France traffic jams
12:30 - Britain's David Millar, the Commonwealth Games time trial gold medallist, is on course now. Johnny Hoogerland, the rider who was ripped to shreds by barbed wire when a car drove him off the road two weeks ago, is up next.
12:25 - In 2009, Evans rode the rinal time trial 31 seconds faster than Andy Schleck, while in 2008, when Evans was riding for the yellow jersey, the Australian took 1:57 off Schleck - which is a minute more than he needs today. That said, the younger Schleck has improved his time trialling considerably since that day, plus he's in yellow today so must be seen as the favourite. Time will tell.
12:25 - Cadel Evans is a better time triallist that both Schleck brothers, but on two occasions the Australian has failed to overturn a deficit on the Tour's final ITT, finishing runner-up on both occasions (in 2007 and 2008). Last year, however, Evans finished 4:43 slower than Andy Schleck in the final ITT - although the Australian was carrying an elbow injury and wasn't riding it competitively as he was outside the race's top 20.
12:20 - Cancellara, who still leads, had to ride in pretty woeful conditions. While the road was drying at the start and the finish, the 30-odd kilometres in between were very wet. It looks like it's clearing up a little, which has to make Tony Martin the favourite.
12:00 - A few starting times to remember: 12:38 - David Millar (Garmin), 13:26 - Tony Martin (HTC), and then the top ten at three minute intervals from 14:51, culminating with Andy Schleck at 15:18.
11:55 - The rain is falling heavily over Grenoble, making it hard for the men on the road. It could play a huge factor later on, with both Schlecks not so keen on wet weather riding.
11:45 - Spartacus had just set the fastest time at the finish. Cancellara's effort of 57:15 is the new landmark time, 57 seconds faster than Westra. Interestingly, Andy Schleck was in the Leopard Trek car following his team-mate there - the yellow jersey watching how it's meant to be done ahead of his all-important ride later today. 57 seconds - that's the same amount of time that Schleck must keep from Evans if he wants to win this Tour de France...
11:40 - One of the big favourites, Fabian Cancellara is on the road. The Swiss chrono specialist has blasted to the best time at both intermediate check points so far. At the third check (37.5km), Cancellara was 51 seconds clear of Vacansoleil's Lieuwe Westra, who has set the best time of 38 riders so far at the finish.
11:30 - Live coverage of the time trial will now commence. The Tour waits until its penultimate day for its first and only individual time trial – and coming right after three successive days in the Alps, it's going to be very tricky indeed. The route around Grenoble is similar to that used in the ITT in June's Criterium du Dauphine, which was won by Tony Martin of HTC. Stage 20 guide: The decider
- - The weather forecast for Grenoble: Light showers expected
- - We'll have full live commentary for you around 11:30 when the big guns are preparing for the off. Until then, enjoy our live timing service.
- - Good morning and welcome to a critical day in this year's Tour de France, with Cadel Evans only 57 seconds off Andy Schleck's lead with two stages to go. This ITT could decide it.