Cycling-Tour de Suisse eighth stage results and standings

Reuters

Sat, 16 Jun 17:32:00 2012

Official result and overall standings after the 148.2km eighth stage of the Tour de Suisse from Bischofszell to Arosa on Saturday.

Stage result 1. Michael Albasini (Switzerland / Orica) 3:45:39" 2. Mikel Nieve (Spain / Euskaltel) +1:15" 3. Levi Leipheimer (U.S. / Omega Pharma - Quick-Step) 4. Fraenk Schleck (Luxembourg / RadioShack) 5. Robert Gesink (Netherlands / Rabobank) +1:36" 6. Thibaut Pinot (France / FDJ) 7. Tom Danielson (U.S. / Garmin) 8. Steven Kruijswijk (Netherlands / Rabobank) +1:39" 9. Roman Kreuziger (Czech Republic / Astana) +1:57" 10. Jakob Fuglsang (Denmark / RadioShack) 11. Nicolas Roche (Ireland / AG2R) +2:05" 12. Giampaolo Caruso (Italy / Katusha) 13. Alejandro Valverde (Spain / Movistar) 14. Rui Costa (Portugal / Movistar) 15. Thomas Loefkvist (Sweden / Team Sky) 16. Chris Sorensen (Denmark / Saxo Bank) +2:25" 17. Robert Kiserlovski (Croatia / Astana) 18. Mathias Frank (Switzerland / BMC Racing) 19. Mikel Astarloza (Spain / Euskaltel) +2:38" 20. Gorka Izagirre (Spain / Euskaltel) 21. Bart De Clercq (Belgium / Lotto) 22. Dimitri Muravyev (Kazakhstan / Astana) +3:44" 23. Morris Possoni (Italy / Lampre) +3:57" 24. Vladimir Gusev (Russia / Katusha) 25. Wout Poels (Netherlands / Vacansoleil) 26. Michael Barry (Canada / Team Sky) +4:08" 27. Jeremy Roy (France / FDJ) +5:03" 28. Markus Burghardt (Germany / BMC Racing) +5:24" 29. Linus Gerdemann (Germany / RadioShack) +6:21" 30. Steven Cummings (Britain / BMC Racing) +6:50"

Overall standings 1. Rui Costa (Portugal / Movistar) 29:58:39" 2. Fraenk Schleck (Luxembourg / RadioShack) +14" 3. Levi Leipheimer (U.S. / Omega Pharma - Quick-Step) +21" 4. Robert Gesink (Netherlands / Rabobank) +25" 5. Mikel Nieve (Spain / Euskaltel) +40" 6. Roman Kreuziger (Czech Republic / Astana) +42" 7. Tom Danielson (U.S. / Garmin) +43" 8. Steven Kruijswijk (Netherlands / Rabobank) +1:01" 9. Alejandro Valverde (Spain / Movistar) +1:04" 10. Thibaut Pinot (France / FDJ) +1:13" 11. Thomas Loefkvist (Sweden / Team Sky) +1:22" 12. Jakob Fuglsang (Denmark / RadioShack) +1:26" 13. Nicolas Roche (Ireland / AG2R) +1:52" 14. Chris Sorensen (Denmark / Saxo Bank) +2:12" 15. Mathias Frank (Switzerland / BMC Racing) +2:23" 16. Robert Kiserlovski (Croatia / Astana) +2:44" 17. Vladimir Gusev (Russia / Katusha) +3:09" 18. Bart De Clercq (Belgium / Lotto) +3:18" 19. Mikel Astarloza (Spain / Euskaltel) +3:21" 20. Giampaolo Caruso (Italy / Katusha) +3:27" 21. Gorka Izagirre (Spain / Euskaltel) +3:40" 22. Wout Poels (Netherlands / Vacansoleil) +4:35" 23. Dimitri Muravyev (Kazakhstan / Astana) +5:46" 24. Michael Barry (Canada / Team Sky) +6:30" 25. Michael Albasini (Switzerland / Orica) +6:50" 26. Linus Gerdemann (Germany / RadioShack) +7:13" 27. Laurens ten Dam (Netherlands / Rabobank) +8:09" 28. Dario Cataldo (Italy / Omega Pharma - Quick-Step) +8:15" 29. Markus Burghardt (Germany / BMC Racing) +9:08" 30. Tanel Kangert (Estonia / Astana) +11:03"

 

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