Tour d’France Stage 8: Aigurande-Super-Besse Sancy 190km
Rui Costa Climbs To Stage Win!
Rui Costa wins stage 8 in a solo sprint to the finish in 190KM Super-Besse Sancy . Riu warded off an attack by Alexi Vinokourov to claim the stage. Rui was part of a 9 man breakaway and kept up with very rider whom attacked the lead. This was the frst TDF stage win for out team since 2009.
1 Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa (Por) Movistar Team 4:36:46
2 Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto 0:00:12
3 Cadel Evans (Aus) BMC Racing Team 0:00:15
4 Samuel Sanchez Gonzalez (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi
5 Peter Velits (Svk) HTC-Highroad