2009 Tour de Luxembourg

The 2009 Tour de Luxembourg cycling race was the 69th running of the Tour de Luxembourg. It was won by Fränk Schleck from Luxembourg, the first home rider to win this race in 26 years.

Race details
Dates3–7 June
Stages5
Results
  Winner  Fränk Schleck (LUX) (Team Saxo Bank)
  Second  Andreas Klöden (GER) (Astana)
  Third  Marco Marcato (ITA) (Vacansoleil)

  Points  Matti Breschel (DEN) (Team Saxo Bank)
  Mountains  Alexandre Usov (BLR) (Cofidis)
  Youth  Marco Marcato (ITA) (Vacansoleil)
  Team Team Saxo Bank
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StagesEdit

Key:
 : Leader and eventual winner of General Classification, based on total time.
 : Leader and eventual winner of climbers' classification, based on points gained on passing hilltops.
 : : Leader and eventual winner of points classification, based on points given for finishing position on each mass start stage.
 : Leader and eventual winner of young riders' classification, based on total time, but restricted to riders under 25 at beginning of year.

PrologueEdit

3 June 2009 — Luxembourg - 2.7 km (ITT)

Prologue Result
Rider Team Time
1   Grégory Rast (SUI) Astana 3' 46"
2   Jonathan Hivert (FRA) Skil–Shimano + 2"
3   Romain Feillu (FRA) Agritubel + 4"
4   Assan Bazayev (KAZ) Astana + 5"
5   Gustav Larsson (SWE) Team Saxo Bank + 6"
General Classification after Prologue
Rider Team Time
1   Grégory Rast (SUI)   Astana 3' 46"
2   Jonathan Hivert (FRA)   Skil–Shimano + 2"
3   Romain Feillu (FRA) Agritubel + 4"
4   Assan Bazayev (KAZ) Astana + 5"
5   Gustav Larsson (SWE) Team Saxo Bank + 6"

Stage 1Edit

4 June 2009 — Luxembourg > Mondorf-les-Bains - 157 km

Stage 1 Result
Rider Team Time
1   Danilo Napolitano (ITA) Team Katusha 3h 48' 29"
2   Steven Caethoven (BEL) Agritubel s.t.
3   Tom Veelers (NED) Skil–Shimano s.t.
4   Romain Feillu (FRA) Agritubel s.t.
5   Tiziano Dall'antonia (ITA) CSF Group–Navigare s.t.
General Classification after Stage 1
Rider Team Time
1   Grégory Rast (SUI)   Astana 3h 52' 15"
2   Jonathan Hivert (FRA)   Skil–Shimano + 2"
3   Romain Feillu (FRA)   Agritubel + 4"
4   Assan Bazayev (KAZ) Astana + 5"
5   Gustav Larsson (SWE) Team Saxo Bank + 6"

Stage 2Edit

5 June 2009 — Schifflange > Differdange - 188 km

Stage 2 Result
Rider Team Time
1   Andy Schleck (LUX) Team Saxo Bank 5h 00' 46"
2   Matti Breschel (DEN) Team Saxo Bank s.t.
3   Aitor Galdos Alonso (ESP) Euskaltel–Euskadi s.t.
4   Marco Marcato (ITA) Vacansoleil s.t.
5   Geoffroy Lequatre (FRA) Agritubel s.t.
General Classification after Stage 2
Rider Team Time
1   Assan Bazayev (KAZ)   Astana 8h 53' 06"
2   Marco Marcato (ITA)   Vacansoleil + 3"
3   Matti Breschel (DEN) Team Saxo Bank + 5"
4   Aitor Galdos Alonso (ESP) Euskaltel–Euskadi + 6"
5   Andy Schleck (LUX) Team Saxo Bank + 8"

Stage 3Edit

6 June 2009 — Wiltz > Diekirch - 185 km

Stage 3 Result
Rider Team Time
1   Fränk Schleck (LUX) Team Saxo Bank 4h 43' 31"
2   Andreas Klöden (GER) Astana + 6"
3   Matti Breschel (DEN) Team Saxo Bank + 1' 39"
4   Marco Marcato (ITA)   Vacansoleil s.t.
5   Gustav Larsson (SWE) Team Saxo Bank s.t.
General Classification after Stage 3
Rider Team Time
1   Fränk Schleck (LUX)   Team Saxo Bank 13h 36' 47"
2   Andreas Klöden (GER) Astana + 4"
3   Marco Marcato (ITA)   Vacansoleil + 1' 32"
4   Matti Breschel (DEN)   Team Saxo Bank + 1' 34"
5   Assan Bazayev (KAZ) Astana + 1' 53"

Stage 4Edit

7 June 2009 — Mersch > Luxembourg - 148 km

Stage 4 Result
Rider Team Time
1   Matti Breschel (DEN)   Team Saxo Bank 4h 15' 02"
2   Alexandre Usov (BLR)   Cofidis s.t.
3   Marco Marcato (ITA)   Vacansoleil s.t.
4   Geoffroy Lequatre (FRA) Agritubel s.t.
5   Aitor Galdos Alonso (ESP) Euskaltel–Euskadi s.t.
General Classification after Stage 4
Rider Team Time
1   Fränk Schleck (LUX)   Team Saxo Bank 17h 51' 49"
2   Andreas Klöden (GER) Astana + 10"
3   Marco Marcato (ITA)   Vacansoleil + 1' 32"
4   Matti Breschel (DEN)   Team Saxo Bank + 1' 34"
5   Assan Bazayev (KAZ) Astana + 1' 59"

Jersey progressEdit

Stage Winner General classification
 
Mountains classification
 
Points classification
 
Young rider classification
 
Team classification
 
P Grégory Rast Grégory Rast Jonathan Hivert Astana
1 Danilo Napolitano Alexandre Usov Romain Feillu
2 Andy Schleck Assan Bazayev Marco Marcato
3 Fränk Schleck Fränk Schleck Matti Breschel Team Saxo Bank
4 Matti Breschel
Final Fränk Schleck Alexandre Usov Matti Breschel Marco Marcato Team Saxo Bank

ReferencesEdit