BinckBank Tour: Sam Bennett wins stage 2

Irish champion holds onto leader's jersey in Ardooie

Sam Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe) notched up his second victory in as many days when he claimed stage 2 of the BinckBank Tour in Ardooie. The Irish champion beat Jasper Philipsen (UAE Team Emirates) and Dylan Groenewegen (Jumbo-Visma) to the line and thus retains the overall lead.

The surfeit of sprint options at Bora-Hansgrohe meant that Bennett missed selection for both the Giro d'Italia and Tour de France this year, but he has responded to that disappointment in exemplary fashion, and has now amassed ten victories in 2019, eight of them at WorldTour level.

Bennett's positioning, decision-making and finishing speed meant that his victory in Ardooie brooked no argument. Mindful of the strength of the Jumbo-Visma lead-out, he parked himself on Groenewegen's wheel on the run-in, but then had the nous to respond promptly when Philipsen streaked past in the finishing straight. In the final 100 metres, Bennett pulled away to seal a resounding victory.

"I can't believe it. After 70k my legs weren't that great, so I didn't expect to get a result today," Bennett said afterwards. "But the guys protected me so well all day. I was saving so much energy and the others were losing so much, that in the end I had enough legs to get a win. I'm delighted with that, I didn't think I'd get a second win."

The flat, 170km run from Blankenberge lent itself to a bunch sprint, but when the race came here a year ago, Jasper Stuyven defied the fast men with a canny late move. In Stuyven's absence, Trek-Segafredo were again prominent in the finale, though this time in an apparent attempt to set up Mads Pedersen for the sprint. Edward Theuns, second on Monday, led out the sprint from distance but to no avail.

Jumbo-Visma's Mike Teunissen hit the front within sight of the line, but his teammate Groenewegen never hit his stride in the finishing straight and had to settle for a distant third behind Bennett and Philipsen.

Kristoffer Halvorsen (Ineos) came through to take 4th place, while Alvaro Hodeg (Deceuninck-QuickStep) made up a lot of ground in the final 100 metres to take 5th. The Colombian raised an arm in protest at how his progress was inadvertently arrested by a slowing Groenewegen, but, in truth, he was never going to get back on terms with the unassailable Bennett.

In the overall standings, Bennett holds a lead of 12 seconds over Lukasz Wisniowski (CCC) and 14 over Josef Cerny, though his chief concern will be Wednesday's flat run to Aalter, where he will be fancied to complete a hat-trick of stage wins.

"I'm getting greedy, so I'd like one more stage win here," said Bennett, who arrived at the BinckBank Tour having placed 6th in Sunday's European Championships in Alkmaar. The 28-year-old is using the race to build towards his Vuelta a España debut.

"We're having a great tour here. I just want to get through and get to the Vuelta in good shape."

How it unfolded

The start town of Blankenberge is just 37km from Knesselare, where Bjorg Lambrecht was laid to rest on Tuesday morning. Lotto Soudal teammates past and present carried Lambrecht's coffin into the church for the funeral mass in Knesselare, while the six Lotto Soudal riders competing at the BinckBank Tour remembered their late teammate with a minute's silence on the signing-on podium.

Stage 2 of the BinckBank Tour proved something of a mirror of the first. The flat run to Ardooie was a little over 100 miles in length and once again, the day's early break featured Baptiste Planckaert (Wallonie Bruxelles), who this time forged clear in the opening kilometres in the company of Josef Cerny (CCC), Robert Stannard (Mitchelton-Scott), Jesper Asselman (Roompot-Charles), Thomas Sprengers (Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise) and Damien Gaudin (Direct Energie).

This sextet quickly established a lead of 2:30 over the peloton but the sprinters' teams were reluctant to grant them any more leeway, with Jumbo-Visma and Bora-Hansgrohe prominent in policing affairs at the head of the peloton. With a little over 100km to go, a crash in the peloton saw Maarten Wynants (Jumbo-Visma) and Chris Lawless (Ineos) forced to abandon the race, while Stijn Vandenbergh (AG2R La Mondiale) was among a clutch of later fallers, though the Belgian was able to continue.

After hitting the finishing circuit in Ardooie, the break's lead was gradually whittled down by the sprinters' teams, though not before Cerny availed of the 'Golden Kilometre' of three bonus sprints to move up to third in the general classification.

The leaders had 40 seconds in hand on the bunch when they took the bell with 16.7km to go, though a sharp acceleration from Sunweb on the final lap helped to slice the gap considerably. With a shade under 10km to go, Zdenek Stybar (Deceuninck-QuickStep) looked to upset the odds by trying to bridge across to the break, but after labouring for a time in no man's land, the Czech retreated to the relative sanctuary of the peloton.

Bora-Hansgrohe's pace-making ensured the break was eventually swept up with 5km to go, while Jumbo-Visma hit the front en masse inside the final 4km, with Jos van Emden especially prominent. The Dutch team's efforts didn't suffice, however, to propel Groenewegen to victory, even if Bennett downplayed the idea that he is the fastest man on this BinckBank Tour.

"I don't think I am the fastest here, but it doesn't matter," Bennett said. "I just have to get the line first."


Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sam Bennett (Irl) Bora-Hansgrohe3:45:20 
2Jasper Philipsen (Bel) UAE Team Emirates  
3Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma  
4Kristoffer Halvorsen (Nor) Team Ineos  
5Alvaro Hodeg (Col) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
6Amaury Capiot (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
7Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Bahrain-Merida  
8Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
9Arnaud Demare (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
10Timothy Dupont (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
11Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo  
12Aksel Nõmmela (Est) Wallonie Bruxelles  
13Davide Ballerini (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
14Boy van Poppel (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
15Oliver Naesen (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale  
16Lionel Taminiaux (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles  
17Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data  
18Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Movistar Team  
19Jakub Mareczko (Ita) CCC Team  
20Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) CCC Team  
21Jack Bauer (NZl) Mitchelton-Scott  
22Mike Teunissen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma  
23Stan Dewulf (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
24Moreno Hofland (Ned) EF Education First  
25Boris Vallee (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
26Ryan Gibbons (RSA) Dimension Data  
27Adrien Petit (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
28Florian Senechal (Fra) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
29Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
30Simon Clarke (Aus) EF Education First  
31Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team  
32Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) EF Education First  
33Julien Duval (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
34Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
35Stefan Küng (Swi) Groupama-FDJ  
36Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb  
37Jan Bakelants (Bel) Team Sunweb  
38Edward Theuns (Bel) Trek-Segafredo  
39Julien Vermote (Bel) Dimension Data  
40Milan Menten (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
41Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team  
42Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Groupama-FDJ  
43Cameron Meyer (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
44Lukasz Wisniowski (Pol) CCC Team  
45Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
46Luis Mas Bonet (Spa) Movistar Team  
47Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin  
48Valentin Madouas (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
49Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) CCC Team  
50Angelo Tulik (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
51Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
52Ruben Guerreiro (Por) Katusha-Alpecin  
53Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) CCC Team  
54Iljo Keisse (Bel) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
55Laurens De Plus (Bel) Team Jumbo-Visma  
56Jay Mc Carthy (Aus) Bora-Hansgrohe  
57Dion Smith (NZl) Mitchelton-Scott  
58Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
59Pieter Vanspeybrouck (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
60Casper Pedersen (Den) Team Sunweb  
61Juan Sebastian Molano (Col) UAE Team Emirates  
62Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
63Wesley Kreder (Ned) Wanty-Gobert  
64Jan Willem van Schip (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
65Willem Jakobus Smit (RSA) Katusha-Alpecin  
66Oliviero Troia (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
67Thomas Boudat (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
68Lars Boom (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
69Jenthe Biermans (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
70Marco Marcato (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
71Xandro Meurisse (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
72Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
73Filippo Ganna (Ita) Team Ineos  
74Senne Leysen (Bel) Roompot-Charles  
75Stijn Steels (Bel) Roompot-Charles  
76Martijn Tusveld (Ned) Team Sunweb  
77Robert Stannard (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
78Bob Jungels (Lux) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
79Ludovic Robeet (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles  
80Jens Debusschere (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
81Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Dimension Data  
82Aime De Gendt (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
83Kévin Geniets (Lux) Groupama-FDJ Continental  
84Olivier Le Gac (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
85Leonardo Basso (Ita) Team Ineos  
86Marc Hirschi (Swi) Team Sunweb  
87Sacha Modolo (Ita) EF Education First  
88Artyom Zakharov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
89Reto Hollenstein (Swi) Katusha-Alpecin  
90Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
91Alex Kirsch (Lux) Trek-Segafredo  
92Michael Schär (Swi) CCC Team  
93Larry Warbasse (USA) AG2R La Mondiale  
94Lars Bak (Den) Dimension Data  
95Mitchell Docker (Aus) EF Education First  
96Edoardo Affini (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott  
97Michael Albasini (Swi) Mitchelton-Scott  
98Michal Golas (Pol) Team Ineos  
99Heinrich Haussler (Aus) Bahrain-Merida  
100Frederik Frison (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
101Timo Roosen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma  
102Brian van Goethem (Ned) Lotto Soudal  
103Manuele Boaro (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
104Piet Allegaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
105Dorian Godon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
106Lukas Pöstlberger (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe  
107Josef Cerny (Cze) CCC Team  
108Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
109Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
110Miles Scotson (Aus) Groupama-FDJ  
111Nico Denz (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale  
112Edward Planckaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
113Joris Nieuwenhuis (Ned) Team Sunweb  
114Tim Declercq (Bel) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
115Yevgeniy Gidich (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
116Bagdonas Gediminas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
117Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) Bora-Hansgrohe  
118Oscar Riesebeek (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
119Christian Knees (Ger) Team Ineos  
120Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Trek-Segafredo  
121Mark Renshaw (Aus) Dimension Data  
122Harry Tanfield (GBr) Katusha-Alpecin  
123Remy Mertz (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
124Hector Carretero (Spa) Movistar Team  
125Stijn Vandenbergh (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale  
126Eliot Lietaer (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles  
127Rui Oliveira (Por) UAE Team Emirates  
128Romain Cardis (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
129Logan Owen (USA) EF Education First  
130Callum Scotson (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
131Aaron Verwilst (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
132Lukas Spengler (Swi) Wallonie Bruxelles  
133Grega Bole (Slo) Bahrain-Merida  
134Carlos Verona (Spa) Movistar Team  
135Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe  
136Roberto Ferrari (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
137Tom Devriendt (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
138Alex Frame (NZl) Trek-Segafredo0:00:24 
139Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Bahrain-Merida0:00:44 
140Jos van Emden (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma0:00:56 
141Baptiste Planckaert (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles0:01:19 
142Zhandos Bizhigitov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
143Dylan van Baarle (Ned) Team Ineos  
144Julius van den Berg (Ned) EF Education First0:02:11 
145Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Sunweb0:02:41 
146Damien Gaudin (Fra) Total Direct Energie0:03:40 
147Paul Martens (Ger) Team Jumbo-Visma0:03:49 
148Meiyin Wang (Chn) Bahrain-Merida  
149Tom Bohli (Swi) UAE Team Emirates  
150Jaime Castrillo (Spa) Movistar Team0:05:38 
151Matteo Moschetti (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
152Pim Ligthart (Ned) Total Direct Energie  
153Alexandre Pichot (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
154Oscar Gatto (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe0:09:12 
155Daniel Oss (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe  
DNFMaarten Wynants (Bel) Team Jumbo-Visma  
DNFChristopher Lawless (GBr) Team Ineos  
DNFRasmus Tiller (Nor) Dimension Data  
Primus check point 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Baptiste Planckaert (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles12 pts
2Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise10 
3Robert Stannard (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott8 
4Josef Cerny (Cze) CCC Team6 
5Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot-Charles4 
Primus check point 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Baptiste Planckaert (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles12 pts
2Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise10 
3Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot-Charles8 
4Robert Stannard (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott6 
5Josef Cerny (Cze) CCC Team4 
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sam Bennett (Irl) Bora-Hansgrohe30 pts
2Jasper Philipsen (Bel) UAE Team Emirates25 
3Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma22 
4Kristoffer Halvorsen (Nor) Team Ineos19 
5Alvaro Hodeg (Col) Deceuninck-QuickStep17 
6Amaury Capiot (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise15 
7Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Bahrain-Merida13 
8Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal12 
9Arnaud Demare (Fra) Groupama-FDJ11 
10Timothy Dupont (Bel) Wanty-Gobert10 
Sprit 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise3 pts
2Robert Stannard (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott2 
3Josef Cerny (Cze) CCC Team1 
Sprint 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Josef Cerny (Cze) CCC Team3 pts
2Robert Stannard (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott2 
3Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot-Charles1 
Sprint 3
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Josef Cerny (Cze) CCC Team3 pts
2Robert Stannard (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott2 
3Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot-Charles1 
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
2Lotto Soudal  
3Team Jumbo-Visma  
4Dimension Data  
5CCC Team  
7EF Education First  
8Wanty-Gobert Cycling Team  
9Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
10Movistar Team  
11Wallonie Bruxelles  
14UAE Team Emirates  
15Astana Pro Team  
16Team Sunweb  
17AG2R La Mondiale  
18Total Direct Energie  
20Team Ineos  
General classification after stage 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sam Bennett (Irl) Bora-Hansgrohe7:27:57 
2Lukasz Wisniowski (Pol) CCC Team0:00:12 
3Lars Bak (Den) Dimension Data0:00:13 
4Josef Cerny (Cze) CCC Team  
5Jasper Philipsen (Bel) UAE Team Emirates0:00:14 
6Edward Theuns (Bel) Trek-Segafredo  
7Robert Stannard (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
8Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma0:00:16 
9Mike Teunissen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma  
10Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:00:17 
11Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot-Charles0:00:18 
12Kristoffer Halvorsen (Nor) Team Ineos0:00:20 
13Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Bahrain-Merida  
14Alvaro Hodeg (Col) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
15Amaury Capiot (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
16Timothy Dupont (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
17Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo  
18Oliver Naesen (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale  
19Aksel Nõmmela (Est) Wallonie Bruxelles  
20Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
21Reinardt Janse Van Rensburg (RSA) Dimension Data  
22Jakub Mareczko (Ita) CCC Team  
23Stan Dewulf (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
24Ryan Gibbons (RSA) Dimension Data  
25Julien Duval (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
26Jurgen Roelandts (Bel) Movistar Team  
27Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) CCC Team  
28Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
29Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Sunweb  
30Simon Clarke (Aus) EF Education First  
31Philippe Gilbert (Bel) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
32Stefan Küng (Swi) Groupama-FDJ  
33Milan Menten (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
34Davide Ballerini (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
35Boris Vallee (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
36Valentin Madouas (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
37Casper Pedersen (Den) Team Sunweb  
38Sep Vanmarcke (Bel) EF Education First  
39Jan Bakelants (Bel) Team Sunweb  
40Jack Bauer (NZl) Mitchelton-Scott  
41Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Katusha-Alpecin  
42Boy van Poppel (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
43Jenthe Biermans (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
44Jasha Sütterlin (Ger) Movistar Team  
45Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
46Jay Mc Carthy (Aus) Bora-Hansgrohe  
47Oliviero Troia (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
48Ivan Garcia (Spa) Bahrain-Merida  
49Adrien Petit (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
50Dion Smith (NZl) Mitchelton-Scott  
51Jan Willem van Schip (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
52Marco Marcato (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
53Dries Van Gestel (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
54Jens Debusschere (Bel) Katusha-Alpecin  
55Juan Sebastian Molano (Col) UAE Team Emirates  
56Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
57Luis Mas Bonet (Spa) Movistar Team  
58Ruben Guerreiro (Por) Katusha-Alpecin  
59Edward Planckaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
60Guillaume Van Keirsbulck (Bel) CCC Team  
61Martijn Tusveld (Ned) Team Sunweb  
62Fabio Felline (Ita) Trek-Segafredo  
63Senne Leysen (Bel) Roompot-Charles  
64Julien Vermote (Bel) Dimension Data  
65Lukas Pöstlberger (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe  
66Artyom Zakharov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
67Edoardo Affini (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott  
68Florian Senechal (Fra) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
69Pieter Vanspeybrouck (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
70Larry Warbasse (USA) AG2R La Mondiale  
71Wesley Kreder (Ned) Wanty-Gobert  
72Leonardo Basso (Ita) Team Ineos  
73Alex Kirsch (Lux) Trek-Segafredo  
74Laurens De Plus (Bel) Team Jumbo-Visma  
75Gijs Van Hoecke (Bel) CCC Team  
76Willem Jakobus Smit (RSA) Katusha-Alpecin  
77Marc Hirschi (Swi) Team Sunweb  
78Moreno Hofland (Ned) EF Education First  
79Joris Nieuwenhuis (Ned) Team Sunweb  
80Roberto Ferrari (Ita) UAE Team Emirates  
81Aime De Gendt (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
82Brian van Goethem (Ned) Lotto Soudal  
83Piet Allegaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
84Cameron Meyer (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott  
85Xandro Meurisse (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
86Bob Jungels (Lux) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
87Filippo Ganna (Ita) Team Ineos  
88Dmitriy Gruzdev (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
89Mitchell Docker (Aus) EF Education First  
90Manuele Boaro (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
91Angelo Tulik (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
92Heinrich Haussler (Aus) Bahrain-Merida  
93Olivier Le Gac (Fra) Groupama-FDJ  
94Thomas Boudat (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
95Michael Valgren Andersen (Den) Dimension Data  
96Kévin Geniets (Lux) Groupama-FDJ Continental  
97Frederik Frison (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
98Timo Roosen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma  
99Harry Tanfield (GBr) Katusha-Alpecin  
100Stijn Steels (Bel) Roompot-Charles  
101Michael Schär (Swi) CCC Team  
102Miles Scotson (Aus) Groupama-FDJ  
103Dorian Godon (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale  
104Ludovic Robeet (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles  
105Fumiyuki Beppu (Jpn) Trek-Segafredo  
106Logan Owen (USA) EF Education First  
107Michal Golas (Pol) Team Ineos  
108Mark Renshaw (Aus) Dimension Data  
109Michael Albasini (Swi) Mitchelton-Scott  
110Lars Boom (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
111Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) Bora-Hansgrohe  
112Romain Cardis (Fra) Total Direct Energie  
113Nico Denz (Ger) AG2R La Mondiale  
114Stijn Vandenbergh (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale  
115Bagdonas Gediminas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale  
116Remy Mertz (Bel) Lotto Soudal  
117Eliot Lietaer (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles  
118Tim Declercq (Bel) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
119Oscar Riesebeek (Ned) Roompot-Charles  
120Dylan van Baarle (Ned) Team Ineos  
121Christian Knees (Ger) Team Ineos  
122Grega Bole (Slo) Bahrain-Merida  
123Lukas Spengler (Swi) Wallonie Bruxelles  
124Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Bahrain-Merida0:01:29 
125Reto Hollenstein (Swi) Katusha-Alpecin0:01:32 
126Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Groupama-FDJ0:01:36 
127Alex Frame (NZl) Trek-Segafredo0:01:41 
128Jos van Emden (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma0:01:47 
129Laurens De Vreese (Bel) Astana Pro Team0:01:53 
130Iljo Keisse (Bel) Deceuninck-QuickStep  
131Marcus Burghardt (Ger) Bora-Hansgrohe0:02:06 
132Aaron Verwilst (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise0:02:17 
133Carlos Verona (Spa) Movistar Team  
134Tom Devriendt (Bel) Wanty-Gobert  
135Yevgeniy Gidich (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:02:26 
136Julius van den Berg (Ned) EF Education First0:02:31 
137Rui Oliveira (Por) UAE Team Emirates0:02:47 
138Hector Carretero (Spa) Movistar Team0:02:53 
139Sacha Modolo (Ita) EF Education First0:02:55 
140Roy Curvers (Ned) Team Sunweb0:03:01 
141Lionel Taminiaux (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles0:03:04 
142Baptiste Planckaert (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles0:03:09 
143Callum Scotson (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott0:03:32 
144Paul Martens (Ger) Team Jumbo-Visma0:04:09 
145Tom Bohli (Swi) UAE Team Emirates  
146Meiyin Wang (Chn) Bahrain-Merida  
147Zhandos Bizhigitov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:04:42 
148Arnaud Demare (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:05:45 
149Alexandre Pichot (Fra) Total Direct Energie0:07:51 
150Matteo Moschetti (Ita) Trek-Segafredo0:08:04 
151Jaime Castrillo (Spa) Movistar Team0:08:31 
152Damien Gaudin (Fra) Total Direct Energie0:09:25 
153Oscar Gatto (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe0:09:32 
154Daniel Oss (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe0:10:41 
155Pim Ligthart (Ned) Total Direct Energie0:11:23 
Primus check point classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Baptiste Planckaert (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles47 pts
2Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise24 
3Lukasz Wisniowski (Pol) CCC Team19 
4Aaron Verwilst (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise15 
5Robert Stannard (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott14 
6Jesper Asselman (Ned) Roompot-Charles12 
7Lars Bak (Den) Dimension Data11 
8Josef Cerny (Cze) CCC Team10 
Point classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sam Bennett (Irl) Bora-Hansgrohe60 pts
2Jasper Philipsen (Bel) UAE Team Emirates44 
3Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma35 
4Kristoffer Halvorsen (Nor) Team Ineos31 
5Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Bahrain-Merida30 
6Alvaro Hodeg (Col) Deceuninck-QuickStep28 
7Edward Theuns (Bel) Trek-Segafredo25 
8Amaury Capiot (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise25 
9Timothy Dupont (Bel) Wanty-Gobert25 
10Mike Teunissen (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma22 
11Nikolas Maes (Bel) Lotto Soudal12 
12Arnaud Demare (Fra) Groupama-FDJ11 
Team classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
2Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise  
3Lotto Soudal  
4UAE Team Emirates  
5Team Jumbo-Visma  
6Dimension Data  
8CCC Team  
10Team Sunweb  
12AG2R La Mondiale  
13EF Education First  
14Wanty-Gobert Cycling Team  
16Movistar Team  
17Wallonie Bruxelles  
21Astana Pro Team  
22Team Ineos  
23Total Direct Energie  
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