The 137km stage from Moena (Val di Fassa) to Ortisei/St. Ulrich, raced on the Dolomites, is short but with a brutal total elevation of 3,700m and 5 climbs to be faced.
Moena (13.00 – Start): Sunny, 19°C. Wind: moderate – 12km/h.
Ortisei (17.15 – Finish): Sunny, 19°C. Wind: moderate – 12km/h.
POINTS AND TIME BONUSES
During the stage, 13 seconds of time bonus are up for grabs in the individual overall classification by time, a maximum of 31 points are available for the points classification, and 107 points for the King of the Mountains competition.
1 – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb)
2 – Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) at 31″
3 – Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain – Merida) at 1’12”
Maglia Rosa (pink), general classification leader, sponsored by Enel – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb)
Maglia Ciclamino (cyclamen), sprinter classification leader, sponsored by Segafredo – Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors)
Maglia Azzurra (blue), King of the Mountains classification leader, sponsored by Banca Mediolanum – Mikel Landa Meana (Team Sky)
Maglia Bianca (white), young rider general classification leader, sponsored by Eurospin – Bob Jungels (Quick-Step Floors)
Stage 18 – Moena (Val di Fassa)-Ortisei/St. Ulrich 137km – total elevation 3,700m