Changes in stage 7 compared to stage 6
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                  +7   Philipp Ludescher 
                  +7   Koldo Fernandez 
                  +6   Werner Riebenbauer 
                  +6   Olaf Pollack 
                  +5   Rony Martias 
                  +5   Markus Zberg 
                  +5   Julien Belgy 
                  +5   JosÚ Luis Rubiera Vigil 
                  +5   Carlos Dacruz 
                  +5   Angelo Furlan 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                  -8   Nicolas Hartmann 
                  -7   Franco Pellizotti 
                  -4   Christian Leben 
                  -4   Marco Pinotti 
                  -3   Angel Gomez 
                  -3   Bradley Mcgee 
                  -3   Paolo Bettini 
                  -2   Bj÷rn Schr÷der 
                  -2   Joan Horrach Rippoll 
                  -2   Matthew Lloyd 
                  -1   Erki PŘtsep 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +0:10   Gerald Ciolek 
               +0:06   Erik Zabel 
               +0:05   RenÚ Mandri 
               +0:04   Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil 
               +0:01   Florian Stalder 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
               -3:19   Erki PŘtsep 
               -3:09   Nicolas Hartmann 
               -2:29   Christian Leben 
               -1:04   Angel Gomez 
               -1:04   Anton Luengo Celaya 
               -1:04   Bj÷rn Schr÷der 
               -1:04   Bradley Mcgee 
               -1:04   Christophe Riblon 
               -1:04   Cyrille Monnerais 
               -1:04   Dimitri Champion 
               -1:04   Francesco Failli 
            
           Favourites by position :
                  +5   JosÚ Luis Rubiera Vigil 
                  +5   Andreas Klier 
                  +3   Pietro Caucchioli 
                  +1   Linus Gerdemann 
                  -1   Vladimir Efimkin 
                  -7   Franco Pellizotti 
            
           Favourites by time :
               -0:27   Andreas Klier 
               -1:04   Vladimir Efimkin 
               -1:04   Riccardo Ricco 
               -1:04   Franco Pellizotti 
            
           Top 3 and favourites standings :
                   1  Jens Voigt                                 27.00.44
                   2  David Lopez Garcia                             0.33
                   3  Robert Gesink                                  1.14
                   .....
                   5  Levi Leipheimer                                1.31
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                   8  Damiano Cunego                                 2.48
                   9  Davide Rebellin                                3.27
                   .....
                  16  Marzio Bruseghin                               4.40
                   .....
                  26  Linus Gerdemann                                6.10
                   .....
                  31  Franco Pellizotti                              6.32
                   .....
                  33  George Hincapie                                6.47
                  34  Bobby Julich                                   7.05
                   .....
                  36  Giuseppe Guerini                               7.20
                   .....
                  42  Vladimir Efimkin                               8.56
                   .....
                  57  Pietro Caucchioli                             13.47
                   .....
                  79  Riccardo Ricco                                18.33
                   .....
                 120  JosÚ Luis Rubiera Vigil                       35.44
                   .....
                 152  Andreas Klier                                 50.17
            
           Retirements to date :
               Bouygues Telecom                        Sa´d Haddou 
               Elk Haus-Simplon                        Thomas Rohregger 
               Lampre-Fondital                         Paolo Tiralongo 
               Liquigas                                Roman Kreuziger 
               Predictor-Lotto                         Bj÷rn Leukemans 
                  "                                    Preben Van Hecke 
               Saunier Duval-Prodir                    Remmert Wielinga 
               Skil-Shimano                            Kaoru Ouchi 
                  "                                    Kenny Robert Van Hummel 
                  "                                    Piet Rooijakkers 
               Team CSC                                Andy Schleck 
                  "                                    Fabian Cancellara 
               Team Volksbank                          Gerrit Glomser 
               Unibet.com                              Matteo Carrara 
                  "                                    Rigoberto Uran 
            Total retirements : 15