The Movistar rider gave a strong push for the finish in the last hundred meters and finished in a time of 6:24:27.
Coming into the final turn it was Davide Formolo who led the bunch but Martin and Valverde were close on his wheel.
Unable to hold onto first position, Martin overtook Formolo only to have Valverde snatch victory at the finish line.
|1.||Alejandro Valverde - Movistar||6:24:27|
|2.||Daniel Martin - Quick-Step Floors||"|
|3.||Michal Kwiatkowski - Team Sky||+0:00:03|
|4.||Michael Matthews - Team Sunweb||"|
|5.||Jon Izaguirre - Bahrain-Merida||"|
|6.||Romain Bardet - AG2R La Mondiale||"|
|7.||Michael Albasini - Orica-Scott||"|
|8.||Adam Yates - Orica-Scott||+0:00:07|
|9.||Michael Woods -Cannondale-Drapac||"|
|10.||Rafal Majka - Bora-Hansgrohe||"|