Vuelta a Espana Results

Updated: August 28, 2013, 4:23 PM ET
Associated Press


At Lago De Sanabria, Spain

Fifth Stage

108 miles from Sober to Lago de Sanabria

1. Michael Matthews, Australia, Orica Greenedge, 4 hours, 28 minutes, 22 seconds.

2. Maximiliano Richeze, Argentina, Lampre-Merida, same time.

3. Gianni Meersman, Belgium, Omega Pharma-Quick Step, same time.

4. Nikias Arndt, Germany, Team Argos-Shimano, same time.

5. Tyler Farrar, United States, Garmin-Sharp, same time.

6. Edvald Boasson Hagen, Norway, Sky, same time.

7. Anthony Roux, France, FDJ.FR, same time.

8. Gregory Henderson, New Zealand, Lotto Belisol, same time.

9. Daniele Ratto, Italy, Cannondale, same time.

10. Grega Bole, Slovenia, Vacansoleil-DCM, same time.


Overall Standings

(After 5 of 21 stages)

1. Vincenzo Nibali, Italy, Astana, 18 hours, 43 minutes, 52 seconds.

2. Christopher Horner, United States, Radioshack-Leopard, 3 seconds behind.

3. Nicolas Roche, Ireland, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, :08.

4. Haimar Zubeldia, Spain, Radioshack-Leopard, :16.

5. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, :21.

6. Robert Kiserlovski, Croatia, Radioshack-Leopard, :26.

7. Rigoberto Uran, Colombia, Sky, :28.

8. Daniel Moreno, Spain, Katusha, :31.

9. Rafal Majka, Poland, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, :38.

10. Roman Kreuziger, Czech Republic, Team Saxo-Tinkoff, :42.

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