Simon Gerrans wins 2011 Tour of Denmark

Simon Gerrans (Sky) won the Tour of Denmark on Sunday as Theo Bos (Rabobank) sprinted to victory in the final stage.
2011 Tour of Denmark, stage 6, Theo Bos

Bos kicks to victory in final stage

Simon Gerrans (Sky) won the Tour of Denmark on Sunday as Theo Bos (Rabobank) sprinted to victory in the final stage.

Bos out-kicked Colnago-CSF teammates Sacha Modolo and Manuel Belletti to win the sixth stage, a 162.4km leg from Hillerød to Frederiksberg.

Gerrans finished safely with the bunch in 24th spot to keep his yellow jersey by nine seconds over Daniele Bennati (Leopard-Trek). Michael Morkov (Saxo Bank-Sungard) finished third overall at 29 seconds back.

Quick results
Stage 6

  • 1. Theo Bos (Ned), Rabobank Cycling Team, 3:27:51
  • 2. Sacha Modolo (Ita), Colnago-CSF, same time
  • 3. Manuel Belletti (Ita), Colnago-CSF, s.t.
  • 4. Gorik Gardeyn (Bel), Vacansoleil-DCM, s.t.
  • 5. Angelo Furlan (Ita), Team Stenca Trading, s.t.

Final GC

  • 1. Simon Gerrans (Aus), Team Sky, 19:12:01
  • 2. Daniele Bennati (Ita), Leopard-Trek, at 0:09
  • 3. Michael Morkov (Den), Saxo Bank-Sungard, at 0:29
  • 4. Damien Gaudin (Fra), Europcar, at 0:33
  • 5. Alex Dowsett (Gbr), Team Sky, at 0:41

Complete results