Stage 17 : July 25, 2018  Bagneres-de-Luchon - Saint-Lary-Soulan (Col de Portet)       65 km
            
             1 Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team                                             2.21.27
             2 Daniel Martin (Irl) UAE Team Emirates                                             0.28
             3 Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky                                                     0.47
             4 Primoz Roglic (Slo) LottoNL-Jumbo                                                 0.52
             5 Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Sunweb                                                        
             6 Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo                                             1.05
             7 Egan Arley Bernal Gomez (Col) Team Sky                                            1.33
             8 Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky                                                 1.35
             9 Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Movistar Team                                                 
            10 Ilnur Zakarin (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin                                               2.01
            
            
           Changes in GC, stage 17 compared to stage 16 :
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                 +12   Wout Poels 
                 +11   Franco Pellizotti 
                  +7   Rory Sutherland 
                  +7   Kevin Ledanois 
                  +7   Jonathan Castroviejo Nicolas 
                  +7   Jesper Hansen 
                  +7   Gregor Muhlberger 
                  +7   Egan Arley Bernal Gomez 
                  +7   Antwan Tolhoek 
                  +6   Yoann Offredo 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                  -9   Jelle Vanendert 
                  -8   Tom Jelte Slagter 
                  -7   Peter Sagan 
                  -7   Soren Kragh Andersen 
                  -6   Andrey Amador Bikkazakova 
                  -6   Thomas De Gendt 
                  -5   Amael Moinard 
                  -5   Greg Van Avermaet 
                  -5   Koen de Kort 
                  -5   Magnus Cort 
                  -5   Mikel Nieve Ituralde 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +0:53   Nairo Quintana 
               +0:21   Daniel Martin 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
              -30:47   Michael Hepburn 
              -28:33   Arnaud Demare 
              -28:16   Jelle Vanendert 
              -27:47   Ramon Sinkeldam 
              -27:43   Timothy Dupont 
              -27:18   Maximiliano Ariel Richeze 
              -27:09   Jacopo Guarnieri 
              -26:53   Christophe Laporte 
              -26:40   Alexander Kristoff 
              -26:35   Roberto Ferrari 
              -25:56   Maciej Bodnar 
            
           Favourites by position :
                  +3   Nairo Quintana 
                  +2   Ilnur Zakarin 
                  +2   Daniel Martinez 
                  +1   Tom Dumoulin 
                  +1   Daniel Martin 
                  -1   Mikel Landa Meana 
                  -1   Jon Izagirre Insausti 
                  -1   Jakob Fuglsang 
                  -1   Domenico Pozzovivo 
                  -1   Christopher Froome 
                  -3   Romain Bardet 
                  -4   Damiano Caruso 
            
           Favourites by time :
               +0:53   Nairo Quintana 
               +0:21   Daniel Martin 
               -0:09   Tom Dumoulin 
               -0:09   Primoz Roglic 
               -0:52   Mikel Landa Meana 
               -0:52   Christopher Froome 
               -1:18   Ilnur Zakarin 
               -1:52   Romain Bardet 
               -3:17   Jakob Fuglsang 
               -8:25   Daniel Martinez 
              -12:42   Domenico Pozzovivo 
              -12:50   Jon Izagirre Insausti 
              -18:54   Damiano Caruso 
            
           Top 10 and favourites GC standings (previous stage in parens) :
                   1  Geraint Thomas                        70:34:11         (unchanged)
                   2  Tom Dumoulin                              1:59         (was 3rd at 1:50)
                   3  Christopher Froome                        2:31         (was 2nd at 1:39)
                   4  Primoz Roglic                             2:47         (was 4th at 2:38)
                   5  Nairo Quintana                            3:30         (was 8th at 4:23)
                   6  Steven Kruijswijk                         4:19         (was 7th at 3:57)
                   7  Mikel Landa Meana                         4:34         (was 6th at 3:42)
                   8  Romain Bardet                             5:13         (was 5th at 3:21)
                   9  Daniel Martin                             6:33         (was 10th at 6:54)
                  10  Jakob Fuglsang                            9:31         (was 9th at 6:14)
                   .....
                  12  Ilnur Zakarin                            11:31         (was 14th at 10:13)
                   .....
                  20  Damiano Caruso                           32:56         (was 16th at 14:02)
                  21  Domenico Pozzovivo                       33:11         (was 20th at 20:29)
                   .....
                  25  Jon Izagirre Insausti                    37:24         (was 24th at 24:34)
                   .....
                  32  Daniel Martinez                        1:02:51         (was 34th at 54:26)
            
           Top 10 on Points table with previous in parens:
                   1  Peter Sagan                                452         (unchanged)
                   2  Alexander Kristoff                         170         (unchanged)
                   3  Julian Alaphilippe                         134         (was 6th with 119 points)
                   4  Arnaud Demare                              133         (was 3rd with 133 points)
                   5  Greg Van Avermaet                          130         (was 4th with 130 points)
                   6  John Degenkolb                             128         (was 5th with 128 points)
                   7  Andrea Pasqualon                           100         (unchanged)
                   8  Daniel Martin                               85         (was 13th with 68 points)
                   9  Alejandro Valverde Belmonte                 82         (was 11th with 70 points)
                  10  Geraint Thomas                              78         (was 14th with 63 points)
            
           Top 10 on Mountains table with previous in parens:
                   1  Julian Alaphilippe                         140         (was 1st with 122 points)
                   2  Warren Barguil                              73         (unchanged)
                   3  Geraint Thomas                              54         (was 3rd with 30 points)
                   4  Nairo Quintana                              40         (was 0 points)
                   5  Tom Dumoulin                                39         (was 8th with 23 points)
                   6  Daniel Martin                               33         (was 38th with 3 points)
                   7  Steven Kruijswijk                           32         (was 10th with 20 points)
                   8  Rafal Majka                                 31         (was 5th with 28 points)
                   9  Bauke Mollema                               29         (was 4th with 29 points)
                  10  Primoz Roglic                               26         (was 31st with 6 points)
            
           Retirements to date :                                           Stage
              Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Quick-Step Floors                        17 <<<
              Damien Howson (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott                            16
              Serge Pauwels (Bel) Dimension Data                              16
              Tim Declercq (Bel) Quick-Step Floors                            16
              Gianni Moscon (Ita) Team Sky                                    15
              Patrick Bevin (Nzl) BMC Racing Team                             14
              Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Bahrain-Merida                            13
              Andre Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal                                12
              Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team                           12
              Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo                           12
              Fernando Gaviria (Col) Quick-Step Floors                        12
              Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Lotto Soudal                               12
              Rein Taaramae (Est) Direct Energie                              12
              Rick Zabel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin                                12
              Rigoberto Uran (Col) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale   12
              Tony Gallopin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale                            12
              Marcel Kittel (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin                             11
              Mark Cavendish (GBr) Dimension Data                             11
              Mark Renshaw (Aus) Dimension Data                               11
              Alexis Vuillermoz (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale                        10
              Jens Keukeleire (Bel) Lotto Soudal                              10
              Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil (Spa) Movistar Team                       9
              Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team                               9
              Tony Martin (Ger) Katusha-Alpecin                                9
              Michael Matthews (Aus) Team Sunweb                               5
              Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Katusha-Alpecin                         5
              Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal                                  5
              Axel Domont (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale                               4
              Luis Leon Sanchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team                          2
              Tsgabu  Grmay (Eth) Trek-Segafredo                               2
            Total retirements : 30