Changes in stage 11 compared to stage 10
           
           Biggest gainers by position :
                  +2   Yuriy Krivtsov
                  +2   Theo Eltink
                  +2   Stefan Schumacher
                  +2   Roy Sentjens
                  +2   Michael Blaudzun
                  +2   Mauro Da Dalto
                  +2   Marcus Ljungqvist
                  +2   Marco Velo
                  +2   Manuel Vazquez Huesco
                  +2   Laszlo Bodrogi
           
           Biggest losers by position :
                  -5   Karsten Kroon
                  -5   Stéphane Augé
                  -4   Christian Vande Velde
                  -3   Bingen Fernandez
                  -3   Enrico Franzoi
                  -3   Julian Sanchez Pimienta
                  -3   Ángel Vallejo
                  -2   Carlos Castaño
                  -2   Davide Rebellin
                  -2   Egoi Martinez
                  -2   Francisco Jose Martinez
           
           Biggest gainers by time :
           
           Biggest losers by time :
               -3:02   Bingen Fernandez
               -3:02   Maryan Hary
               -2:16   José Antonio Lopez
               -2:10   Joan Horrach
               -2:10   Julian Sanchez Pimienta
               -2:10   Raúl García De Mateos
               -2:10   Stéphane Augé
               -1:42   Dimitri Champion
               -1:24   Christophe Kern
               -1:24   Enrico Franzoi
               -1:24   Francisco Jose Martinez
           
           Favourites by position :
                  +2   Stefan Schumacher
                  +2   Damiano Cunego
                  +1   José Luis Rubiera
                  +1   Iñigo Cuesta
                  +1   Franco Pellizotti
                  -1   Pietro Caucchioli
                  -1   Leonardo Piepoli
                  -2   Davide Rebellin
           
           Favourites by time :
               -0:23   Andreas Klier
               -0:28   Leonardo Piepoli
               -0:46   Santiago Perez
               -0:46   Pietro Caucchioli
               -0:46   Iñigo Cuesta
               -0:46   Davide Rebellin
           
           Top 3 and favourites standings :
                   1  Denis Menchov                              44.27.25
                   2  Vladimir Efimkin                               2.01
                   3  Cadel Evans                                    2.27
                   4  Carlos Sastre                                  3.02
                   .....
                   6  Samuel Sánchez                                 4.42
                   7  Vladimir Karpets                               5.49
                   8  Manuel Beltrán                                 5.56
                   .....
                  10  Leonardo Piepoli                               6.34
                   .....
                  42  Iñigo Cuesta                                  29.42
                  43  Franco Pellizotti                             29.48
                   .....
                  64  Stefan Schumacher                             41.34
                   .....
                  66  Davide Rebellin                               41.40
                   .....
                  76  Santiago Perez                                50.07
                  77  Damiano Cunego                                50.47
                   .....
                 114  José Luis Rubiera                           1.08.17
                   .....
                 143  Andreas Klier                               1.24.14
                   .....
                 146  Pietro Caucchioli                           1.26.10
           
           Retirements to date :
               Bouygues Telecom                        Giovanni Bernaudeau                      DNF 5
                  "                                    Mathieu Claude
               Caisse d'Epargne                        Oscar Pereiro Sio                        DNF 9
               Crédit Agricole                         Rémi Pauriol                             DNF 5
               Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team      Janez Brajkovic                          DNF 10
                  "                                    Sergio Paulinho                          DNS 5
                  "                                    Tom Danielson                            DNF 1
               Française des Jeux                      Bradley McGee                            DNF 9
                  "                                    Ian McLeod                               DNF 10
               Lampre - Fondital                       Paolo Tiralongo                          DNF 10
               Liquigas                                Francesco Chicchi                        DNF 9
               Predictor - Lotto                       Bert Roesems                             DNF 7
               Rabobank                                Oscar Freire Gomez                       DNS 10
               Saunier Duval - Prodir                  Alberto Fernandez De La Puebla           DNF 7
                  "                                    Arkaitz Durán                            DNF 9
               T-Mobile Team                           Lorenzo Bernucci                         DNF 4
            Total retirements : 16