Changes in stage 5 compared to stage 4
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                 +88   Daniele Bennati 
                 +86   Kanstantin Siutsou 
                 +86   David De La Fuente Rasilla 
                 +79   Ludovic Turpin 
                 +79   John Gadret 
                 +79   David Arroyo Duran 
                 +78   Michael Rasmussen 
                 +75   Igor Anton Hernandez 
                 +72   Francisco Javier Vila Errandonea 
                 +64   Matteo Tosatto 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                -168   Thor Hushovd 
                -137   Manuel Quinziato 
                -120   Rik Verbrugghe 
                -113   Gert Steegmans 
                -108   Leif Hoste 
                -107   Geraint Thomas 
                -101   William Bonnet 
                 -99   Bradley Wiggins 
                 -97   Robbie McEwen 
                 -96   Paolo Savoldelli 
                 -95   Sven Krauss 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +0:20   Filippo Pozzato 
               +0:12   Oscar Freire Gomez 
               +0:08   Daniele Bennati 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
              -44:04   Geoffroy Lequatre 
              -23:11   Enrico Degano 
              -18:48   Danilo Napolitano 
              -18:32   Mark Cavendish 
              -14:06   Anthony Charteau 
              -14:06   Leif Hoste 
              -14:06   Romain Feillu 
              -14:06   Sébastien Hinault 
              -14:06   Thor Hushovd 
              -12:14   Giampaolo Cheula 
              -11:15   Alberto Ongarato 
            
           Favourites by position :
                 +63   Juan Miguel Mercado Martin 
                 +53   Michael Boogerd 
                 +53   Manuel Beltran Martinez 
                 +48   Iban Mayo Diez 
                 +41   Haimar Zubeldia Agirre 
                 +41   Frank Schleck 
                 +41   Dario David Cioni 
                 +40   Carlos Sastre Candil 
                 +32   Tadej Valjavec 
                 +24   Marzio Bruseghin 
                 +23   Ińigo Cuesta Lopez De Castro 
                 +21   Yaroslav Popovych 
                 +21   Kim Kirchen 
                 +21   Christophe Moreau 
                 +15   Filippo Pozzato 
                 +12   Levi Leipheimer 
                 +12   Denis Menchov 
                 +12   Alejandro Valverde Belmonte 
                  +7   Oscar Pereiro Sio 
                  +7   Michael Rogers 
                  +7   Alberto Contador Velasco 
                  +6   Cadel Evans 
                  +6   Andrey Kashechkin 
                  +3   Vladimir Karpets 
                  +1   Andreas Klöden 
                 -69   Alexandre Vinokourov 
                 -71   Sylvain Chavanel 
                 -96   Paolo Savoldelli 
            
           Favourites by time :
               +0:20   Filippo Pozzato 
               -1:12   Sylvain Chavanel 
               -1:20   Alexandre Vinokourov 
               -6:45   Ińigo Cuesta Lopez De Castro 
               -7:04   Paolo Savoldelli 
            
           Top 3 and favourites standings :
                   1  Fabian Cancellara                             28.56
                   2  Andreas Klöden                                 0.33
                   3  Filippo Pozzato                                0.35
                   .....
                   5  George Hincapie                                0.43
                   .....
                   7  Vladimir Karpets                               0.46
                   .....
                  12  Alberto Contador Velasco                       0.55
                   .....
                  14  Andrey Kashechkin                              0.55
                  15  Cadel Evans                                    0.56
                   .....
                  17  Michael Rogers                                 0.57
                  18  Oscar Pereiro Sio                              0.57
                   .....
                  22  Levi Leipheimer                                1.00
                  23  Denis Menchov                                  1.00
                   .....
                  25  Alejandro Valverde Belmonte                    1.03
                   .....
                  32  Yaroslav Popovych                              1.08
                   .....
                  34  Kim Kirchen                                    1.08
                   .....
                  36  Christophe Moreau                              1.09
                   .....
                  39  Marzio Bruseghin                               1.11
                   .....
                  44  Tadej Valjavec                                 1.14
                   .....
                  47  Carlos Sastre Candil                           1.16
                  48  Frank Schleck                                  1.17
                  49  Haimar Zubeldia Agirre                         1.17
                  50  Dario David Cioni                              1.17
                   .....
                  53  Iban Mayo Diez                                 1.20
                   .....
                  56  Michael Boogerd                                1.22
                  57  Manuel Beltran Martinez                        1.22
                   .....
                  63  Juan Miguel Mercado Martin                     1.26
                   .....
                  78  Sylvain Chavanel                               1.56
                   .....
                  81  Alexandre Vinokourov                           2.10
                   .....
                 125  Paolo Savoldelli                               8.02
                   .....
                 143  Ińigo Cuesta Lopez De Castro                   8.57
            
           Retirements to date :
               Agritubel                               Eduardo Gonzalo Ramirez 
               Caisse d'Epargne                        Xabier Zandio Echaide 
               Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team      Tomas Vaitkus 
               Française des Jeux                      Rémy Di Grégorio 
               Team Milram                             Brett Lancaster 
            Total retirements : 5