Changes in stage 15 compared to stage 14
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                 +30   Michael Rasmussen 
                 +26   Julio Alberto Perez Cuapio 
                 +23   Salvatore Commesso 
                 +21   Josep Jufre Pou 
                 +21   Dmitry Kozontchouk 
                 +18   Frantisek Rabon 
                 +16   Jurgen Van Den Broeck 
                 +16   Eric Berthou 
                 +16   Daniele Contrini 
                 +16   Aitor Perez Arrieta 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                 -16   Matthias Russ 
                 -14   Yoann Le Boulanger 
                 -13   Luca Mazzanti 
                 -12   Andrea Noe' 
                 -12   Dario David Cioni 
                  -9   Christophe Riblon 
                  -9   Laszlo Bodrogi 
                  -9   Nicolas Crosbie 
                  -8   Francisco Javier Vila Errandonea 
                  -8   Hubert Schwab 
                  -8   Markel Irizar Aranburu 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +3:15   Riccardo Ricco 
               +3:09   Leonardo Piepoli 
               +2:51   Ivan Ramiro Parra Pinto 
               +2:27   Julio Alberto Perez Cuapio 
               +1:24   Eddy Mazzoleni 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
              -37:27   Franck Renier 
              -37:18   Pierre Drancourt 
              -36:57   Nikolai Trusov 
              -36:55   Alexandre Usov 
              -36:51   Christophe Kern 
              -36:51   Elio Aggiano 
              -36:51   Thomas Fothen 
              -36:46   Tristan Valentin 
              -36:45   Anton Luengo Celaya 
              -36:41   Assan Bazayev 
              -36:36   Mickaël Buffaz 
            
           Favourites by position :
                  +9   Pietro Caucchioli 
                  +7   Riccardo Ricco 
                  +7   Eddy Mazzoleni 
                  +4   Leonardo Piepoli 
                  +1   Paolo Savoldelli 
                  +1   Iban Mayo Diez 
                  +1   Gilberto Simoni 
                  -1   Damiano Cunego 
                  -4   Paolo Bettini 
                  -5   Stefano Garzelli 
                  -8   Marzio Bruseghin 
                 -12   Dario David Cioni 
                 -12   Andrea Noe' 
            
           Favourites by time :
               +3:15   Riccardo Ricco 
               +3:09   Leonardo Piepoli 
               +1:24   Eddy Mazzoleni 
               -0:37   Gilberto Simoni 
               -0:43   Damiano Cunego 
               -0:59   Andy Schleck 
               -3:14   Paolo Savoldelli 
               -4:06   Franco Pellizotti 
               -8:34   Marzio Bruseghin 
              -13:34   Pietro Caucchioli 
              -14:36   Stefano Garzelli 
              -22:21   Iban Mayo Diez 
              -26:34   Paolo Bettini 
              -31:10   Dario David Cioni 
              -32:55   Andrea Noe' 
            
           Top 3 and favourites standings :
                   1  Danilo Di Luca                             68.00.55
                   2  Eddy Mazzoleni                                 1.51
                   3  Andy Schleck                                   2.56
                   4  Gilberto Simoni                                3.19
                   5  Damiano Cunego                                 3.23
                   6  Riccardo Ricco                                 3.39
                   .....
                  10  Marzio Bruseghin                               9.29
                  11  Franco Pellizotti                              9.30
                   .....
                  13  Paolo Savoldelli                              12.08
                   .....
                  15  Leonardo Piepoli                              13.51
                   .....
                  17  Stefano Garzelli                              20.02
                   .....
                  29  Paolo Bettini                                 48.50
                  30  Pietro Caucchioli                             49.18
                   .....
                  40  Andrea Noe'                                   57.43
                   .....
                  45  Iban Mayo Diez                              1.01.09
                   .....
                  47  Dario David Cioni                           1.03.24
            
           Retirements to date :
               AG2r Prévoyance                         Julien Loubet 
               Acqua & Sapone - Caffe Mokambo          Alexandr Arekeev 
                  "                                    Gabriele Balducci 
                  "                                    Simone Masciarelli 
               Astana                                  Serguei Yakovlev 
               Bouygues Telecom                        Arnaud Labbe 
                  "                                    Thomas Voeckler 
                  "                                    Yohann Gène 
               Caisse d'Epargne                        Alexei Markov 
                  "                                    Joan Horrach Rippoll 
                  "                                    Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil 
               Ceramica Panaria - Navigare             Paride Grillo 
               Cofidis - Le Crédit par Téléphone       Mathieu Heijboer 
                  "                                    Steve Zampieri 
               Crédit Agricole                         Francesco Bellotti 
                  "                                    Patrice Halgand 
                  "                                    Thor Hushovd 
               Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team      Brian Vandborg 
                  "                                    George Hincapie 
                  "                                    Yaroslav Popovych 
               Euskaltel - Euskadi                     Aitor Hernandez Gutierrez 
                  "                                    Benat Albizuri Aransolo 
                  "                                    Dionisio Galparsoro Martinez 
                  "                                    Joseba Zubeldia Agirre 
               Française des Jeux                      Cyrille Monnerais 
                  "                                    Ian McLeod 
                  "                                    Timothy Gudsell 
               Gerolsteiner                            Davide Rebellin 
                  "                                    Oliver Zaugg 
                  "                                    Robert Förster 
                  "                                    Tim Klinger 
                  "                                    Volker Ordowski 
               Lampre - Fondital                       Danilo Napolitano 
               Predictor - Lotto                       Robbie McEwen 
                  "                                    Wim Van Huffel 
               Quickstep - Innergetic                  Andrea Tonti 
                  "                                    Jurgen Van De Walle 
               Rabobank                                Graeme Brown 
                  "                                    Leon Van Bon 
                  "                                    Max Van Heeswijk 
               Saunier Duval - Prodir                  Manuele Mori 
                  "                                    Rubens Bertogliati 
               T-Mobile Team                           Adam Hansen 
                  "                                    Gregory Henderson 
                  "                                    Michael Barry 
                  "                                    Thomas Ziegler 
               Team CSC                                Alexandr Kolobnev 
                  "                                    Fabian Cancellara 
                  "                                    Juan José Haedo 
                  "                                    Michael Blaudzun 
               Team Milram                             Alberto Ongarato 
                  "                                    Fabio Sabatini 
                  "                                    Sergio Ghisalberti 
               Tinkoff Credit System                   Ivan Rovny 
            Total retirements : 54