Criterium du Dauphine Report, Stage 4
into second place.”This is an important race for me. The Dauphine is an important race in its own right,” said Froome, who won this race twice before and went on to win the Tour de France in both those seasons. “Yes, it’s the last race for me in the build-up before the Tour, but it’s important in its own right.”
1. Edvald Boasson Hagen (NOR/DDT) 4hrs 39min 26sec, 2. Julian Alaphilippe (FRA/ETI) same time, 3. Nacer Bouhanni (FRA/COF) s.t., 4. Jens Debusschere (BEL/LOT) s.t., 5. Greg Van Avermaet (BEL/BMC) s.t., 6. Samuel Dumoulin (FRA/ALM) s.t., 7. Jens Keukeleire (BEL/ORI) s.t., 8. John Degenkolb (GER/GIA) s.t., 9. Sam Bennett (IRL/BOA) s.t., 10. Luka Pibernik (SLO/LAM) s.t.
1. Alberto Contador (ESP/TIN) 17hrs 52mins 45sec, 2. Christopher Froome (GBR/SKY) at 4sec, 3. Richie Porte (AUS/BMC) at 06sec 4. Julian Alaphilippe (FRA/ETI-QS) at 09sec, 5. Daniel Martin (IRE/ETI-QS) at 12sec, 6. Jesus
Herrada (ESP/Mov) at 27, 7. Adam Yates (GBR/OGE) at 31sec 8. Diego Rosa (ITA/AST) at 35sec 9. Daniel Navarro (ESP/COF) at 43sec, 10. Bauke Mollema (Ned/TS) at 48