Stage 8  : July 08, 2017  Dole - Sation des Rousses                                   187.5 km
            
             1 Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie                                          4.30.29
             2 Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNL-Jumbo                                            0.37
             3 Guillaume Martin (Fra) Wanty - Groupe Gobert                                      0.50
             4 Nicolas Roche (Irl) BMC Racing Team                                                   
             5 Roman Kreuziger (Cze) Orica-Scott                                                     
             6 Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team                                                       
             7 Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Astana Pro Team                                        
             8 Rafal Majka (Pol) Bora-Hansgrohe                                                      
             9 Nathan Brown (USA) Cannondale-Drapac                                                  
            10 Romain Hardy (Fra) Fortuneo - Oscaro                                                  
            
            
           Changes in GC, stage 8 compared to stage 7 :
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                 +85   Pawel Poljanski 
                 +80   Nathan Brown 
                 +68   Axel Domont 
                 +60   Michael Valgren Andersen 
                 +55   Tony Gallopin 
                 +53   Robert Gesink 
                 +52   Dylan van Baarle 
                 +52   Amael Moinard 
                 +51   Thomas De Gendt 
                 +51   Pierre Rolland 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                 -94   Tim Wellens 
                 -58   Elie Gesbert 
                 -55   Marco Marcato 
                 -53   Simon Geschke 
                 -50   Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg 
                 -43   Lars Ytting Bak 
                 -43   Michal Kwiatkowski 
                 -40   Andrea Pasqualon 
                 -39   Dion Smith 
                 -38   Arnaud Demare 
                 -38   Julien Simon 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +1:00   Lilian Calmejane 
               +0:19   Robert Gesink 
               +0:04   Guillaume Martin 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
              -39:40   Juraj Sagan 
              -36:43   Arnaud Demare 
              -36:43   Ignatas Konovalovas 
              -36:43   Luke Rowe 
              -36:43   Mark Renshaw 
              -36:43   Mickael Delage 
              -36:43   Roy Curvers 
              -36:43   Tim Wellens 
              -30:44   Adrien Petit 
              -30:44   Albert Timmer 
              -30:44   Alexander Kristoff 
            
           Favourites by position :
                  +4   Johan Esteban Chaves Rubio 
                  +2   Andrew Talansky 
                  -8   Thibaut Pinot 
                 -14   Bauke Mollema 
            
           Favourites by time :
              -12:38   Bauke Mollema 
              -14:24   Thibaut Pinot 
            
           Top 10 and favourites GC standings (previous stage in parens) :
                   1  Christopher Froome                    33:19:10         (unchanged)
                   2  Geraint Thomas                            0:12         (unchanged)
                   3  Fabio Aru                                 0:14         (unchanged)
                   4  Daniel Martin                             0:25         (unchanged)
                   5  Richie Porte                              0:39         (unchanged)
                   6  Simon Yates                               0:43         (unchanged)
                   7  Romain Bardet                             0:47         (unchanged)
                   8  Alberto Contador Velasco                  0:52         (unchanged)
                   9  Nairo Quintana                            0:54         (unchanged)
                  10  Rafal Majka                               1:01         (unchanged)
                   .....
                  17  Andrew Talansky                           1:57         (was 19th at 1:57)
                   .....
                  26  Johan Esteban Chaves Rubio                2:44         (was 30th at 2:44)
                   .....
                  57  Bauke Mollema                            18:01         (was 43rd at 5:23)
                   .....
                  71  Thibaut Pinot                            24:48         (was 63rd at 10:24)
            
           Top 10 on Points table with previous in parens:
                   1  Marcel Kittel                              212         (was 1st with 197 points)
                   2  Arnaud Demare                              182         (unchanged)
                   3  Michael Matthews                           140         (was 3rd with 123 points)
                   4  Andre Greipel                              130         (was 4th with 110 points)
                   5  Alexander Kristoff                         113         (was 5th with 102 points)
                   6  Sonny Colbrelli                             73         (was 7th with 60 points)
                   7  Edvald Boasson Hagen                        66         (was 6th with 66 points)
                   8  Nacer Bouhanni                              54         (unchanged)
                   9  Daniel Martin                               51         (was 9th with 47 points)
                  10  Fabio Aru                                   45         (was 15th with 30 points)
            
           Top 10 on Mountains table with previous in parens:
                   1  Lilian Calmejane                            11         (was 11th with 1 points)
                   2  Fabio Aru                                   10         (was 1st with 10 points)
                   3  Daniel Martin                                8         (was 2nd with 8 points)
                   4  Robert Gesink                                8         (was 0 points)
                   5  Warren Barguil                               7         (was 0 points)
                   6  Christopher Froome                           6         (was 3rd with 6 points)
                   7  Guillaume Martin                             6         (was 0 points)
                   8  Jan Bakelants                                5         (was 6th with 2 points)
                   9  Serge Pauwels                                5         (was 0 points)
                  10  Richie Porte                                 4         (was 4th with 4 points)
            
           Retirements to date :                                      Stage
              Mark Cavendish (GBr) Dimension Data                         5
              Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe                            5
              Luke Durbridge (Aus) Orica-Scott                            2
              Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) Movistar Team             1
              Jon Izagirre Insausti (Spa) Bahrain-Merida                  1
            Total retirements : 5