Saturday’s results

At Gerardmer La Mauselaine, France

Eighth stage

A 100-mile ride to the Vosges mountains from Tomblaine to Gerardmer La Mauselaine, with three climbs in the last 20 miles: two Category 2s and an uphill Category 3 finish

1. Blel Kadri, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 3 hours, 49 minutes, 28 seconds.

2. Alberto Contador, Spain, Tinkoff-Saxo, 2 minutes, 17 seconds behind.

3. Vincenzo Nibali, Italy, Astana, 2:20.

4. Richie Porte, Australia, Sky, 2:24.

5. Thibaut Pinot, France, FDJ.fr, 2:28.

6. Jean-Christophe Peraud, France, AG2R La Mondiale, same time.

7. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, 2:36.

8. Tejay van Garderen, United States, BMC Racing, 2:40.

9. Romain Bardet, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 2:48.

10. Sylvain Chavanel, France, IAM Cycling, 2:54.

Overall standings

(After eight stages)

1. Vincenzo Nibali, Italy, Astana, 33 hours, 48 minutes, 52 seconds.

2. Jakob Fuglsang, Denmark, Astana, 1 minute, 44 seconds behind.

3. Richie Porte, Australia, Sky, 1:58.

4. Michal Kwiatkowski, Poland, Omega Pharma-Quick-Step, 2:26.

5. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, 2:27.

6. Alberto Contador, Spain, Tinkoff-Saxo, 2:34.

7. Romain Bardet, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 2:39.

8. Rui Costa, Portugal, Lampre-Merida, 2:52.

9. Bauke Mollema, Netherlands, Belkin Pro Cycling, 3:02.

10. Jurgen Van den Broeck, Belgium, Lotto Belisol, same time.

11. Tony Gallopin, France, Lotto Belisol, 3:27.

12. Thibaut Pinot, France, FDJ.fr, 3:32.

13. Tejay van Garderen, United States, BMC Racing, 3:34.

14. Jean-Christophe Peraud, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 3:37.

15. Geraint Thomas, Britian, Sky, 3:54.

16. Andrew Talansky, United States, Garmin-Sharp, 4:22.

17. Yury Trofimov, Russia, Katusha, 4:38.

18. Mikel Nieve, Spain, Sky, 5:09.

19. Laurens ten Dam, Netherlands, Belkin Pro Cycling, 5:44.

20. Tiago Machado, Portugal, NetApp-Endura, 6:07.