Changes in stage 2 compared to stage 1
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                +160   Chris Anker S°rensen 
                +147   Volodymir Gustov 
                +144   Trent Lowe 
                +140   Sebastian Lang 
                +140   David Lopez Garcia 
                +134   Imanol Erviti Ollo 
                +132   Koos Moerenhout 
                +120   Andy Schleck 
                +118   Pablo Lastras Garcia 
                +115   Joan Horrach Rippoll 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                -177   Danilo Napolitano 
                -165   Kenny Robert Van Hummel 
                -153   Werner Riebenbauer 
                -151   Rony Martias 
                -150   Sa´d Haddou 
                -146   Davide Vigano 
                -144   Magnus Backstedt 
                -142   Juan JosÚ Haedo 
                -140   Gil Suray 
                -136   Markus Eichler 
                -120   Manuele Mori 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +0:09   Volodymir Gustov 
               +0:09   Jens Voigt 
               +0:09   Fabian Cancellara 
               +0:09   Chris Anker S°rensen 
               +0:09   Bobby Julich 
               +0:09   Andy Schleck 
               +0:09   Alexandr Kolobnev 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
               -8:28   Danilo Napolitano 
               -8:22   Andreas Klier 
               -7:26   Guido Trentin 
               -7:24   Juan JosÚ Haedo 
               -7:22   Kaoru Ouchi 
               -7:22   Kenny Robert Van Hummel 
               -7:18   Rony Martias 
               -7:08   Gil Suray 
               -7:08   Markus Eichler 
               -7:01   Davide Vigano 
               -6:52   Sa´d Haddou 
            
           Favourites by position :
                +120   Andy Schleck 
                 +99   Franco Pellizotti 
                 +74   Vladimir Efimkin 
                 +74   JosÚ Luis Rubiera Vigil 
                 +69   Bobby Julich 
                 +68   Giuseppe Guerini 
                 +60   Davide Rebellin 
                 +47   Linus Gerdemann 
                 +44   Levi Leipheimer 
                 +37   George Hincapie 
                 +21   Riccardo Ricco 
                  +7   Jens Voigt 
                  +1   Damiano Cunego 
                  -2   Andreas Klier 
                 -13   Pietro Caucchioli 
                 -14   Marzio Bruseghin 
            
           Favourites by time :
               +0:09   Jens Voigt 
               +0:09   Bobby Julich 
               +0:09   Andy Schleck 
               -0:17   Levi Leipheimer 
               -0:17   George Hincapie 
               -0:46   Davide Rebellin 
               -0:48   Vladimir Efimkin 
               -0:50   Linus Gerdemann 
               -0:50   Giuseppe Guerini 
               -1:11   Franco Pellizotti 
               -2:25   JosÚ Luis Rubiera Vigil 
               -2:26   Marzio Bruseghin 
               -2:26   Damiano Cunego 
               -2:47   Riccardo Ricco 
               -2:51   Pietro Caucchioli 
               -8:22   Andreas Klier 
            
           Top 3 and favourites standings :
                   1  Jens Voigt                                  5.15.55
                   2  Fabian Cancellara                              0.01
                   3  Bobby Julich                                   0.01
                   .....
                   5  Andy Schleck                                   0.01
                   .....
                   9  George Hincapie                                0.27
                  10  Levi Leipheimer                                0.27
                   .....
                  17  Davide Rebellin                                0.56
                   .....
                  24  Vladimir Efimkin                               0.58
                   .....
                  31  Linus Gerdemann                                1.00
                   .....
                  33  Giuseppe Guerini                               1.00
                   .....
                  48  Franco Pellizotti                              1.21
                   .....
                  96  JosÚ Luis Rubiera Vigil                        2.35
                  97  Marzio Bruseghin                               2.36
                   .....
                 101  Damiano Cunego                                 2.36
                   .....
                 142  Riccardo Ricco                                 2.57
                   .....
                 150  Pietro Caucchioli                              3.01
                   .....
                 181  Andreas Klier                                  8.32
            
           Retirements to date :
               Lampre-Fondital                         Paolo Tiralongo 
            Total retirements : 1