While the long list of riders retiring in 2019 doesn't include major stars, some of the peloton's hardest workers and most loyal teammates are hanging up their race shoes.
Tom Dumoulin wins the final time trial but Simon Spilak finishes second to snatch the overall victory from Thibaut Pinot
Thibaut Pinot delivers a brilliant performance on the day's final above-category climb to win the day and claim the yellow leader's jersey
Chris Froome stays in yellow and holds a 12-second advantage over Alberto Contador and Wilco Kelderman
Sky's Froome defends his overall lead from the front with an assist from Katusha's Spilak on a weather-shortened queen stage