Stage three is well underway now with only 13K remaining and the racing is good.Levi Leipheimer (Astana), Christopher Horner (Astana), Mauricio Alberto Ardila Cano (Rabobank), Robert Gesink (Rabobank), David Zabriskie (Slipstream Chipotle p/b H30), Victor Hugo Pena Grisales (Rock Racing) are in the lead group with Millar not far behind.
Leipheimer goes in yellow, Farrar withdrew after having a terrible day on the climbs.
General classification after stage 3
1 Levi Leipheimer (USA) Astana 13.45.30
2 Fabian Cancellara (Swi) Team CSC 0.13
3 Robert Gesink (Ned) Rabobank 0.15
4 David Millar (GBr) Slipstream Chipotle Presented by H30 0.20
5 Gustav Larsson (Swe) Team CSC 0.21
6 David Zabriskie (USA) Slipstream Chipotle Presented by H30
7 Christian Vande Velde (USA) Slipstream Chipotle Presented by H30 0.23
8 Christopher Horner (USA) Astana 0.25
9 Alexandre Moos (Swi) BMC Racing Team 0.29
10 Victor Hugo Pena Grisales (Col) Rock Racing 0.