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The Ecuadorian seals it
Richard Carapaz defended his GC lead despite all the attempts to break him. And despite the fact that there was only Eddie Dunbar left to support him with three kilometres left. However, he managed to fight off his challengers, 17 seconds ahead of Rigoberto Urán (EF Education-Nippo).
Final results – general classification
1. Richard Carapaz (Ineos Grenadiers) – 24:44:01
2. Rigoberto Urán (EF Education-Nippo) + 17s
3. Jakob Fuglsang (Astana-Premier Tech) + 1:15
4. Maximilian Schachmann (Bora-Hansgrohe) + 1:19
5. Michael Woods (Israel Start-up Nation) + 2:55
6. Domenico Pozzovivo (Team Qhubeka Assos) + 3:16
7. Rui Costa (UAE Team Emirates) + 3:43
8. Sam Oomen (Jumbo-Visma) + 4:16
9. Mattia Cattaneo (Deceuninck-Quick-Step) + 4:39
10. Esteban Chaves Rubio (Team BikeExchange) + 5:33