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Sunday, July 4, 1999 Published at 14:06 GMT 15:06 UK


Tour de France: final standings

Green for points, yellow for overall and polka-dot for the mountains

Three jerseys are on offer during the Tour.

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The yellow is for the man who covers the course in the quickest time and the green for the most consistent finisher every day.

Meanwhile the red and white polka-dot jersey is handed to the King of the Mountains - the tour's best climber.

Final general classification

  • 1. Lance Armstrong (USA/USP) 91hr 32min 16sec
  • 2. Alex Zulle (Swi/BAN) at 07:37.
  • 3. Fernando Escartin (Spa/KEL) 10:26.
  • 4. Laurent Dufaux (Swi/SAE) 14:43.
  • 5. Angel Casero (Spa/VIT) 15:11.
  • 6. Abraham Olano (Spa/ONC) 16:47.
  • 7. Daniele Nardello (Ita/MAP) 17:02.
  • 8. Richard Virenque (Fra/PLT) 17:28.
  • 9. Wladimir Belli (Ita/FES) 17:37.
  • 10. Andrea Peron (Ita/ONC) 23:10.
  • 11. Kurt Van de Wouwer (Bel/LOT) 23:32.
  • 12. David Etxebarria (Spa/ONC) 26:41.
  • 13. Tyler Hamilton (USA/USP) 26:53.
  • 14. Stephane Heulot (Fra/FDJ) 27:58.
  • 15. Roland Meier (Swi/COF) 28:44.
  • 16. Benoit Salmon (Fra/CSO) 28:59.
  • 17. Alberto Elli (Ita/TEL) 33:39.
  • 18. Paolo Lanfranchi (Ita/MAP) 34:14.
  • 19. Carlos Contreras (Col/KEL) 34:53.
  • 20. Georg Totschnig (Aut/TEL) 37:10.

    Selected others:

  • 119. Chris Boardman (Gbr/C.A) 2hr47:48.
  • 141. Jacky Durand (Fra/LOT) 3hr19:09.

Green points jersey

  • 1. Erik Zabel (Ger/TEL) 323 pts
  • 2. Stuart O'Grady (Aus/C.A) 275
  • 3. Christophe Capelle (Fra/BIG) 196
  • 4. Tom Steels (Bel/MAP) 188
  • 5. Francois Simon (Fra/C.A) 186
  • 6. Robbie McEwen (Aus/RAB) 166
  • 7. George Hincapie (USA/USP) 166
  • 8. Gianpaolo Mondini (Ita/CTA) 141
  • 9. Christophe Moreau (Fra/FES) 140
  • 10. Silvio Martinello (Ita/PLT) 130

King of Mountains:

  • 1. Richard Virenque (Fra/PLT) 279 pts
  • 2. Alberto Elli (Ita/TEL) 226
  • 3. Mariano Piccoli (Ita/LAM) 205
  • 4. Fernando Escartin (Spa/KEL) 194
  • 5. Lance Armstrong (USA/USP) 193
  • 6. Alex Zulle (Swi/BAN) 152
  • 7. Jose Luis Arrieta (Spa/BAN) 141
  • 8. Laurent Dufaux (Swi/SAE) 141
  • 9. Andrea Peron (Ita/ONC) 138
  • 10. Kurt Van de Wouwer (Bel/LOT) 117

Teams:

  • 1. Banesto 275hr 05min 21sec
  • 2. ONCE at 08:16.
  • 3. Festina 16:13.
  • 4. Kelme 23:48.
  • 5. Mapei 24:13.
  • 6. Telekom 41:00.
  • 7. Vitalicio Seguros 42:44.
  • 8. US Postal 57:13.
  • 9. Cofidis 58:02.
  • 10. Lotto 1hr09:02.
  • 11. Casino 1hr26:29.
  • 12. Saeco 1hr46:37.
  • 13. Polti 2hr55:06.
  • 14. La Francaise des Jeux 3hr01:11.
  • 15. Mercatone Uno 3hr23:13.
  • 16. Big Mat Auber 4hr00:18.
  • 17. Credit Agricole 4hr07:24.
  • 18. Lampre 4hr14:13.
  • 19. Rabobank 4hr50:53.
  • 20. Cantina Tollo 5hr11:02.

Best young rider:

  • 1. Benoit Salmon (Fra/CSO) 92hr 01min 15sec
  • 2. Mario Aerts (Bel/LOT) at 10:22.
  • 3. Francisco Garcia Rodriguez (Spa/VIT) 16:32.
  • 4. Francisco Mancebo (Spa/BAN) 21:32.
  • 5. Luis Perez Rodriguez (Spa/ONC) 23:54.
  • 6. Salvatore Commesso (Ita/SAE) 40:16.
  • 7. Steve De Wolf (Bel/COF) 42:55.
  • 8. Jose Javier Gomez (Spa/KEL) 1hr16:51.
  • 9. Rik Verbrugghe (Bel/LOT) 1hr35:32.
  • 10. Jorg Jaksche (Ger/TEL) 1hr47:45.

Agressivity:

  • 1. Jacky Durand (Fra/LOT) 61 pts
  • 2. Stephane Heulot (Fra/FDJ) 55
  • 3. Thierry Gouvenou (Fra/BIG) 51
  • 4. Anthony Morin (Fra/FDJ) 46
  • 5. Francois Simon (Fra/C.A) 42



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