Tour de France category standings after Stage 8

VILLENEUVE SUR LOT, France, July 8 (AFP) - Tour de France category standings after the eighth stage of the Tour de France, a 205.5K ride from Limoges to Villeneuve sur Lot.

Points (green jersey):
1. Marcel Wust (GER) 142 points
2. Erik Zabel (GER) 137
3. Tom Steels (BEL) 100
4. Romans Vainsteins (LAT) 82
5. Dario Pieri (ITA) 75 6. Emmanuel Magnien (FRA) 69
7. Robbie McEwen (AUS) 65
8. Stefano Zanini (ITA) 64
9. Zoran Klememcic (SLO) 59 10. Salvatore Commesso (ITA) 56

King of Mountains (polka dot jersey):
1. Erik Dekker (NED) 29 points
2. Paolo Bettini (ITA) 23
3. Sebastien Demarbaix (BEL) 10
4. Markus Zberg (SUI) 8
5. Bart Voskamp (NED) 6
6. Christophe Agnolutto (FRA) 5
7. Jacky Durand (FRA) 5
8. Marcel Wust (GER) 5
9. Andrei Kivilev (KAZ) 5
10. Richard Verenque (FRA) 5

Leading young rider (white jersey):
1. Salvatore Commesso (ITA) Saeco 28:43:20
2. David Canada (SPA) at +2:00
3. Dario Pieri (ITA) 2:32
4. Ivan Gutierrez (SPA) 2:37
5. Magnus Backstedt (SWE) 4:07
6. David Millar (GBR) 4:15
7. Grischa Niermann (GER) 5:26
8. Francisco Mancebo (SPA) 7:06
9. Benoit Joachim (LAT) 8:09
10. Guido Trentin (ITA) 8:14

Aggressiveness:
1. Erik Dekker (NED) 67 points
2. Jens Voigt (GER) 46
3. Jacky Durand (FRA) 45
4. Christophe Agnolutto (FRA) 44
5. Michael Blaudzun (DEN) 21
Team (stage)
1. Rabobank 13:14:27
2. Saeco at +0:55
3. Memory Card +1:16
4. Francaise des Jeux 4:31
5. Banesto +4:35

Team (overall):
1. Rabobank 85:50:58
2. Telekom at +17:48
3. Credit Agricole 18:50
4. Memory Card Technology 22:43
5. ONCE 25:01
6. AG2R 25:56
7. US Postal 26:06
8. Saeco 26:17
9. Banesto 26:30
10. Festina 28:13
11. Mapei 30:31
12. La Francaise des Jeux 33:46
13. Cofidis 33:52
14. Lotto 35:29
15. Farm Frites 36:07
16. Mercatone Uno 36:40
17. Polti 37:47
18. Vini Caldirola 40:09
19. Kelme 42:15
20. Bonjour 43:29

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