Changes in stage 1 compared to stage 0
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                  +7   Peter Wrolich 
                  +7   Morris Possoni 
                  +7   Massimiliano Mori 
                  +7   Leonardo Piepoli 
                  +7   Jorge Azanza 
                  +7   Christophe Brandt 
                  +7   Blaise Sonnery 
                  +7   Björn Leukemans 
                  +7   André Korff 
                  +6   Kevin Seeldraeyers 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                -104   Staf Scheirlinckx 
                 -80   Remmert Wielinga 
                 -25   Stéphane Augé 
                 -16   Ángel Gómez Gómez 
                   0   Alberto Contador 
                   0   Alejandro Valverde 
                   0   Alexander Vinokourov 
                   0   Andrey Kashechkin 
                   0   Andriy Grivko 
                   0   Bert Grabsch 
                   0   Bobby Julich 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
            
           Biggest losers by time :
               -6:02   Staf Scheirlinckx 
               -3:47   Ángel Gómez Gómez 
               -0:36   Remmert Wielinga 
               -0:36   Stéphane Augé 
            
           Favourites by position :
                  +7   Leonardo Piepoli 
                  +4   Manuel Beltrán 
                  +2   Tadej Valjavec 
                  +2   Iñigo Cuesta 
                  +1   Serguei Ivanov 
            
           Favourites by time :
            
           Top 3 and favourites standings :
                   1  Bradley Wiggins                             5.39.55
                   2  Levi Leipheimer                                0.01
                   3  Andrey Kashechkin                              0.02
                   4  George Hincapie                                0.02
                   5  Alejandro Valverde                             0.03
                   6  David Zabriskie                                0.03
                   .....
                  11  David Millar                                   0.06
                   .....
                  18  Alberto Contador                               0.08
                   .....
                  20  Mikel Astarloza                                0.09
                  21  Alexander Vinokourov                           0.09
                  22  Denis Menchov                                  0.09
                  23  Christophe Moreau                              0.09
                   .....
                  27  Oscar Pereiro                                  0.10
                   .....
                  29  Cadel Evans                                    0.11
                   .....
                  31  Bobby Julich                                   0.11
                   .....
                  40  Haimar Zubeldia                                0.15
                   .....
                  43  Serguei Ivanov                                 0.16
                   .....
                  67  Iñigo Cuesta                                   0.18
                   .....
                  82  Tadej Valjavec                                 0.21
                   .....
                 122  Manuel Beltrán                                 0.29
                   .....
                 142  Leonardo Piepoli                               0.44
            
           Retirements to date :
               Discovery Channel                       Tom Danielson 
               Milram                                  Igor Astarloa 
               Rabobank                                Marc De Maar 
            Total retirements : 3