Stage 5 - June 11: Valence - Le Mont Ventoux, 154km
            
           First 10 finishers :
              1 Sylvester Szmyd (Pol) Liquigas                                 4.05.04  (37.704 km/h)
              2 Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Caisse d'Epargne                    
              3 Haimar Zubeldia Agirre (Spa) Astana                               1.14
              4 Robert Gesink (Ned) Rabobank                                      1.50
              5 Jacob Fuglsang (Den) Team Saxo Bank                               1.59
              6 Cadel Evans (Aus) Silence - Lotto                                 2.10
              7 David Moncoutiť (Fra) Cofidis, Le Credit en Ligne                 2.13
              8 Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Astana                                 
              9 Vicenzo Nibali (Ita) Liquigas                                     2.16
              10 Vladimir Efimkin (Rus) AG2R La Mondiale                          2.20
            
            
           Changes in stage 5 compared to stage 4 :
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                 +96   David Moncoutie 
                 +89   Alexandre Botcharov 
                 +88   Rigoberto Uran 
                 +80   Jesus Hernandez 
                 +80   Florian Stalder 
                 +74   Mikel Nieve 
                 +67   Vladimir Efimkin 
                 +65   Sylvester Szmyd 
                 +63   Morris Possoni 
                 +61   Julien El Fares 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                -101   Frantisek Rabon 
                -101   Sebastien Rosseler 
                 -77   Svein Tuft 
                 -73   Brent Bookwalter 
                 -71   Maciej Bodnar 
                 -65   Niki Terpstra 
                 -64   Bram Tankink 
                 -58   Bert Grabsch 
                 -56   Fabrice Piemontesi 
                 -55   Koos Moerenhout 
                 -50   Tom Boonen 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +1:54   Sylvester Szmyd 
               +1:54   Alejandro Valverde 
               +0:40   Haimar Zubeldia 
               +0:04   Robert Gesink 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
              -23:08   Marco Bandiera 
              -23:01   Alexander Serov 
              -23:01   Angelo Furlan 
              -23:01   Bram Tankink 
              -23:01   Brent Bookwalter 
              -23:01   Fabrice Piemontesi 
              -23:01   Frantisek Rabon 
              -23:01   Javier Mejias 
              -23:01   Jelle Vanendert 
              -23:01   Kevin De Weert 
              -23:01   Maarten Wynants 
            
           Favourites by position :
                 +88   Rigoberto Uran 
                 +67   Vladimir Efimkin 
                 +55   Igor Anton 
                 +50   Daniel Martin 
                 +32   Stijn Devolder 
                 +16   Haimar Zubeldia 
                  +9   Robert Gesink 
                  +7   Alejandro Valverde 
                  +2   Mikel Astarloza 
                  +2   Ivan Basso 
                  +1   David Millar 
                  -1   Cadel Evans 
                  -1   Alberto Contador 
                 -26   Rinaldo Nocentini 
            
           Favourites by time :
               +1:54   Alejandro Valverde 
               +0:40   Haimar Zubeldia 
               +0:04   Robert Gesink 
               -0:16   Cadel Evans 
               -0:19   Alberto Contador 
               -0:26   Vladimir Efimkin 
               -0:34   David Millar 
               -0:37   Rigoberto Uran 
               -0:37   Mikel Astarloza 
               -0:37   Igor Anton 
               -6:20   Ivan Basso 
               -6:20   Daniel Martin 
               -8:52   Rinaldo Nocentini 
               -9:44   Stijn Devolder 
            
           Top 3 and favourites standings :
                   1  Alejandro Valverde                         15.23.17
                   2  Cadel Evans                                    0.16
                   3  Alberto Contador                               1.04
                   4  David Millar                                   1.43
                   5  Haimar Zubeldia                                2.21
                   6  Robert Gesink                                  2.34
                   .....
                   8  Mikel Astarloza                                2.44
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                  13  Igor Anton                                     5.18
                   .....
                  16  Vladimir Efimkin                               5.50
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                  30  Ivan Basso                                     9.48
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                  38  Rinaldo Nocentini                             11.04
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                  40  Rigoberto Uran                                11.25
                   .....
                  44  Daniel Martin                                 12.33
                   .....
                  55  Stijn Devolder                                15.27
            
           Retirements to date :                               Stage
              Hector Gonzalez (Spa) Fuji-Servetto                  5 <<<
              Sebastian Lang (Ger) Silence-Lotto                   5 <<<
              Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Columbia-Highroad               4
              Staf Scheirlinckx (Bel) Silence-Lotto                3
              Trent Lowe (Aus) Garmin-Slipstream                   3
              Enrico Franzoi (Ita) Liquigas                        1
              Mario Aerts (Bel) Silence-Lotto                      1
            Total retirements : 7