Dauphiné’18 Stage 5: Dan Dan The Stage Win Man!
PeloPics: An attack by Dan Martin with 3km to go to Valmorel earned him his first victory for UAE Team Emirates. Geraint Thomas reacted to become the third Team Sky rider to lead the 70th Critérium du Dauphiné as he took over from Gianni Moscon with two stages to go and now leads by 1:09 over his teammates Damiano Caruso and Moscon.
Critérium du Dauphiné Stage 5 Result:
1. Daniel Martin (Irl) UAE Team Emirates in 3:21:19
2. Geraint Thomas (GB) Team Sky at 0:04
3. Adam Yates (GB) Mitchelton-Scott at 0:15
4. Emanuel Buchmann (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe at 0:16
5. Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Cofidis
6. Romain Bardet (Fra) AG2R-La Mondiale
7. Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC at 0:24
8. Ilnur Zakarin (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin
9. Guillaume Martin (Fra) Wanty-Groupe Gobert at 0:26
10. Antwan Tolhoek (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo.
Critérium du Dauphiné Overall After Stage 5:
1. Geraint Thomas (GB) Sky in 17:16:53
2. Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC at 1:09
3. Gianni Moscon (Ita) Sky
4. Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Quick-Step Floors at 1:10
5. Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Sky at 1:15
6. Adam Yates (GB) Mitchelton-Scott at 1:18
7. Romain Bardet (Fra) AG2R-La Mondiale at 1:53
8. Bob Jungels (Lux) Quick-Step Floors at 2:03
9. Marc Soler (Spa) Movistar at 2:10
10. Emanuel Buchmann (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe at 2:23.