Changes in stage 5 compared to stage 4
            
           Biggest gainers by position :
                 +22   Steven Caethoven 
                 +22   Danilo Wyss 
                 +21   Victor Hugo Pena Grisales 
                 +18   Dario Andriotto 
                 +17   Massimo Codol 
                 +17   Geraint Thomas 
                 +17   Andrea Rossi 
                 +15   Héctor González Baeza 
                 +15   Diego Gallego Arnaiz 
                 +14   Iker Flores Galarza 
            
           Biggest losers by position :
                 -57   Gustavo César Veloso 
                 -26   Ricardo Serrano Gonzalez 
                 -17   Arnaud Coyot 
                 -15   Juan Carlos Cariñena 
                 -15   Nazareno Rossi 
                 -12   Aurélien Passeron 
                 -12   Daniele Contrini 
                 -11   Emilien Benoit Bergès 
                 -10   Carlos Torrent Tarres 
                 -10   Jelle Vanendert 
                 -10   Steffen Weigold 
            
           Biggest gainers by time :
               +0:28   Vasil Kiryenka 
               +0:26   Francisco Perez Sanchez 
               +0:17   Stefano Garzelli 
               +0:17   Samuel Sánchez González 
               +0:17   Manuel Lloret Zaragoza 
               +0:17   Jorge Ferrío Luque 
               +0:17   Jaume Rovira Pons 
               +0:17   Israel Perez Rodriguez 
               +0:17   Evgeni Petrov 
               +0:17   David Garcia Dapena 
            
           Biggest losers by time :
              -17:48   Arnaud Coyot 
              -17:48   Aurélien Passeron 
              -17:48   Carlos Torrent Tarres 
              -17:48   Cédric Hervé 
              -17:48   Daniele Contrini 
              -17:48   Emilien Benoit Bergès 
              -17:48   Fernando Torres 
              -17:48   Florent Brard 
              -17:48   Gonzalo Rabuñal Ríos 
              -17:48   Gustavo César Veloso 
              -17:48   José A López Gil 
            
           Favourites by position :
                 +21   Victor Hugo Pena Grisales 
                  +5   Samuel Sánchez González 
                  +5   Alexander Efimkin 
                  +2   José E. Gutiérrez 
                  +2   I¤aki Flores 
                  +2   Daniele Nardello 
                  +1   Stefano Garzelli 
                  +1   Santiago Perez Fernandez 
                  -1   Félix Cárdenas 
            
           Favourites by time :
               +0:17   Stefano Garzelli 
               +0:17   Samuel Sánchez González 
               +0:17   Daniele Nardello 
            
           Top 3 and favourites standings :
                   1  Juan Mauricio Soler                        14.31.37
                   2  Alejandro Valverde Belmonte                    0.02
                   3  Carlos Castaño Panadero                        0.30
                   .....
                   5  José Ángel Gómez                               0.47
                   .....
                   7  David Herrero Llorente                         1.52
                   .....
                  12  Leonardo Piepoli                               2.26
                   .....
                  25  Stefano Garzelli                               6.19
                   .....
                  33  Félix Cárdenas                                 9.13
                  34  Daniele Nardello                               9.41
                   .....
                  36  José E. Gutiérrez                             10.08
                   .....
                  50  Santiago Perez Fernandez                      12.15
                   .....
                  54  Samuel Sánchez González                       13.14
                   .....
                  58  I¤aki Flores                                  13.36
                   .....
                  69  Alexander Efimkin                             17.12
                   .....
                  88  Victor Hugo Pena Grisales                     30.42
            
           Retirements to date :
               Acqua & Sapone - Caffe Mokambo          Francesco Di Paolo 
                  "                                    Gabriele Balducci 
               Agritubel                               Aivaras Baranauskas 
                  "                                    Juan Miguel Mercado Martin 
                  "                                    Mikel Gaztanaga Echeverria 
               Andalucia - Cayasur                     Luis Perez Romero 
               Barloworld                              Enrico Degano 
                  "                                    Robert Hunter 
               Chocolade Jacques - Topsport Vlaanderen Evert Verbist 
                  "                                    Pieter Ghyllebert 
               Euskaltel - Euskadi                     Iván Velasco Murillo 
               Fuerteventura - Canarias                Eladio Sanchez Prado 
                  "                                    Mikel Artetxe Gezuraga 
               Saunier Duval - Prodir                  Juan Jose Cobo Acebo 
               Team L.P.R.                             Ignacio Gutierrez Cataluna 
               Unibet.com                              Alexander Khatuntsev 
                  "                                    Jimmy Casper 
                  "                                    Tom Criel 
               Viña Magna - Cropu                      Enrique Mata Cabello 
            Total retirements : 19