Stage 6 : Jul 6, A‰pernay - Metz, 207.5 km                             
            
             1 Peter Sagan (Svk) Liquigas-Cannondale                                          4.37.00
             2 Andre Greipel (Ger) Lotto Belisol Team                                                
             3 Matthew Harley Goss (Aus) Orica GreenEdge Cycling Team                                
             4 Kenny Robert Van Hummel (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team                        
             5 Juan Jose Haedo (Arg) Team Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank                                     
             6 Greg Henderson (NZl) Lotto Belisol Team                                               
             7 Alessandro Petacchi (Ita) Lampre - ISD                                                
             8 Luca Paolini (Ita) Katusha Team                                                       
             9 Daryl Impey (RSA) Orica GreenEdge Cycling Team                                        
            10 Brett Lancaster (Aus) Orica GreenEdge Cycling Team                                0.04
            
            
           Changes in GC, stage 6 compared to stage 5 :
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                 +60   Christian Knees 
                 +57   Julien Simon 
                 +57   Brett Lancaster 
                 +55   David Zabriskie 
                 +55   Adam Hansen 
                 +54   Manuel Quinziato 
                 +54   Jerome Pineau 
                 +52   Karsten Kroon 
                 +51   Steven Cummings 
                 +50   Samuel Dumoulin 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                 -99   Ryder Hesjedal 
                 -77   Robert Kiserlovski 
                 -72   Laurens ten Dam 
                 -72   Yukiya Arashiro 
                 -71   Bram Tankink 
                 -71   Fredrik Kessiakoff 
                 -71   Luis Angel Mate Mardones 
                 -71   Rob Ruijgh 
                 -70   Christian Vande Velde 
                 -69   Federico Canuti 
                 -62   Maxim Iglinskiy 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +0:04   Peter Sagan 
               +0:04   Matthew Harley Goss 
               +0:04   Luca Paolini 
               +0:04   Kenny Robert van Hummel 
               +0:04   Juan Jose Haedo 
               +0:04   Gregory Henderson 
               +0:04   Daryl Impey 
               +0:04   Andre Greipel 
               +0:04   Alessandro Petacchi 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
              -16:08   Johan Vansummeren 
              -13:20   Alexander Vinokourov 
              -13:20   Aliaksandr Kuchynski 
              -13:20   Amets Txurruka 
              -13:20   Anders Lund 
              -13:20   Bram Tankink 
              -13:20   Brice Feillu 
              -13:20   Christian Vande Velde 
              -13:20   Christophe Kern 
              -13:20   Cyril Lemoine 
              -13:20   Daniel Martin 
            
           Favourites by position :
                 +38   Juan Jose Cobo Acebo 
                 +23   Christopher Froome 
                 +16   Levi Leipheimer 
                 +13   Samuel Sanchez Gonzalez 
                  +8   Ivan Basso 
                  +7   Jurgen Van Den Broeck 
                  +1   Vincenzo Nibali 
                  +1   Denis Menchov 
                  +1   Cadel Evans 
                  -6   Michele Scarponi 
                  -6   Frank Schleck 
                 -19   Bauke Mollema 
                 -28   Robert Gesink 
                 -99   Ryder Hesjedal 
            
           Favourites by time :
               -2:05   Michele Scarponi 
               -2:05   Frank Schleck 
               -2:05   Bauke Mollema 
               -2:17   Juan Jose Cobo Acebo 
               -3:47   Robert Gesink 
              -13:20   Ryder Hesjedal 
            
           Top 10 and favourites GC standings (previous stage in parens) :
                   1  Fabian Cancellara                     29:22:36         (unchanged)
                   2  Bradley Wiggins                           0:07         (unchanged)
                   3  Sylvain Chavanel                          0:07         (unchanged)
                   4  Tejay Van Garderen                        0:10         (unchanged)
                   5  Denis Menchov                             0:13         (was 6th at 0:13)
                   6  Cadel Evans                               0:17         (was 7th at 0:17)
                   7  Vincenzo Nibali                           0:18         (was 8th at 0:18)
                   8  Peter Sagan                               0:19         (was 15th at 0:23)
                   9  Andreas Kloden                            0:19         (was 10th at 0:19)
                  10  Maxime Monfort                            0:22         (was 12th at 0:22)
                   .....
                  17  Jurgen Van Den Broeck                     0:28         (was 24th at 0:28)
                  18  Ivan Basso                                0:29         (was 26th at 0:29)
                   .....
                  20  Samuel Sanchez Gonzalez                   0:40         (was 33rd at 0:40)
                   .....
                  22  Levi Leipheimer                           0:45         (was 38th at 0:45)
                   .....
                  27  Christopher Froome                        1:41         (was 50th at 1:41)
                   .....
                  30  Bauke Mollema                             2:26         (was 11th at 0:21)
                   .....
                  36  Michele Scarponi                          2:42         (was 30th at 0:37)
                  37  Frank Schleck                             2:43         (was 31st at 0:38)
                   .....
                  51  Robert Gesink                             4:13         (was 23rd at 0:26)
                   .....
                 108  Ryder Hesjedal                           13:38         (was 9th at 0:18)
                   .....
                 110  Juan Jose Cobo Acebo                     14:00         (was 148th at 11:43)
            
           Top 10 on Points table with previous in parens:
                   1  Peter Sagan                                209         (was 1st with 155 points)
                   2  Matthew Harley Goss                        178         (was 2nd with 137 points)
                   3  Andre Greipel                              167         (was 3rd with 132 points)
                   4  Mark Cavendish                             129         (was 4th with 119 points)
                   5  Alessandro Petacchi                        109         (was 5th with 91 points)
                   6  Edvald Boasson Hagen                        95         (was 6th with 88 points)
                   7  Tom Veelers                                 76         (unchanged)
                   8  Fabian Cancellara                           74         (unchanged)
                   9  Kenny Robert Van Hummel                     69         (was 11th with 43 points)
                  10  Juan Jose Haedo                             68         (was 10th with 46 points)
            
           Top 10 on Mountains table with previous in parens:
                   1  Michael Morkov                               9         (unchanged)
                   2  Ivan Basso                                   2         (unchanged)
                   3  Peter Sagan                                  2         (unchanged)
                   4  Anthony Delaplace                            2         (unchanged)
                   5  David Moncoutie                              2         (unchanged)
                   6  David Zabriskie                              1         (was 0 points)
                   7  Pablo Urtasun Perez                          1         (was 6th with 1 points)
                   8  Tony Gallopin                                1         (was 7th with 1 points)
                   9  Sebastien Minard                             1         (was 8th with 1 points)
            
           Retirements to date :                                               Stage
              Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre - ISD                                     6 <<<
              Mikel Astarloza Chaurreau (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi                    6 <<<
              Thomas Danielson (USA) Garmin-Sharp                                  6 <<<
              Wout Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team                    6 <<<
              Marcel Kittel (Ger) Argos-Shimano                                    5
              Maarten Tjallingii (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team                       4
              Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil (Spa) Movistar Team                           3
              Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Sky Procycling                             3
            Total retirements : 8