Top 10 Riders in the General Classification After Stage 1 of the 2013 Tour de France
General view of the peloton as they leave the start of stage one of the 2013 Tour de France, a 213KM road stage from Porto-Vecchio to Bastia, on June 29, 2013 in Porto Vecchio, France. (Getty Images)more pics »
Marcel Kittel won Stage 1 of the 100th Tour de France.
Unfortunately for Kittel, pretty much everyone in the field will end up with the exact same time for stage 1, at least as far as the general classification is concerned. There were several crashes and some confusion about the finish line.
So... expect to see someone new wearing the prized yellow jersey soon. Tomorrow kicks off Stage 2 which will include the first big climb.
Below are the top 10 riders in the general classification after stage 1 of the 2013 Tour de France.
Rank Number Name Country Team Time Gap
1 -- Marcel KITTEL (ARG) in 4h56'52''
2 -- Alexander KRISTOFF (KAT)
3 -- Danny VAN POPPEL (VCD)
4 -- David MILLAR (GRS)
5 -- Matteo TRENTIN (OPQ)
6 -- Samuel DUMOULIN (ALM)
7 -- Greg HENDERSON (LTB)
8 -- Jurgen ROELANDTS (LTB)
9 -- José Joaquin ROJAS (MOV)
10-- Kris BOECKMANS (VCD)