and holds a 50-second advance on Omega Pharma Quick-Step rider Michal Kwiatkowski, and 1:45 over Belgian Jurgen Van den Broeck of Lotto-Belisol. Two-time Tour winner Alberto Contador is 2:37 behind. Quote of the day: ''There are
mile run from Megeve to Courchevel. Contador finished 27 seconds behind Talansky in the overall standings, with Jurgen Van den Broeck 8 seconds further back in third.