Mark Padun of Bahrain-Merida burst clear to win a bolshy fifth stage at the end of a week of tough climbing.

Pinot: It was an incredible race

But further back was where the General Classification was decided, with Pinot withstanding challenges from his GC rivals to become the first Frenchman to win the race since 1997.
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Pinot: My team showed a lot of courage today
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Pinot will hope to carry that form into next month's Giro d'Italia, where he will start as one of the contenders to take Tom Dumoulin's crown.

Tour of the Alps General Classification

  • Thibaut Pinot (Fra) Groupama-FDJ 14:12:29
  • Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) Bahrain-Merida 0:00:15
  • Miguel Angel Lopez (Col) Astana Pro Team
  • Christopher Froome (GBr) Team Sky 0:00:16
  • Fabio Aru (Ita) UAE Team Emirates 0:01:00
  • Luis León Sánchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team 0:01:19
  • George Bennett (NZl) LottoNL-Jumbo 0:01:33
  • Ben O'Connor (Aus) Dimension Data 0:01:35
  • Giulio Ciccone (Ita) Bardiani CSF 0:01:42
  • Jan Hirt (Cze) Astana Pro Team 0:01:48

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