Wild wins for Cervelo

Two Italians complete podium

Following her third place in last weekend's Tour of Flanders, Kirsten Wild has maintained her Spring momentum with a win in the ninth edition of GP de Dottignies, beating Italian sprinter Giorgia Bronzini (Gauss Rdz Ormu) and Monia Baccaille (Team Valdarno) in the bunch kick.

It was all about control today, as Wild's Cervelo TestTeam squad established its grip on the race early, putting Wild and teammate Emma Pooley in an early break after attacking before the first cobbled section. That escape swelled to 30 riders at one point, although the group was reeled in.

"Today we had good control over the peloton, and I must say it was pretty impressive what we did as a team," said Wild afterwards. "I was part of a break away group with Emma. When they finally chased us back we took control of the peloton and increasing the tempo until it was really high. Though we all tried to attack, we did not get enough space.

Despite the peloton bringing the main break back, forays off the front continued later in the race, with Sharon Laws and Lieselot Decroix trying their luck - but nothing came of their efforts. Instead, it was time for a shootout amongst the race's fast ladies.

"Lieselot was the last one to try and that was perfect for us," added Wild. "The bunch took her back with 500 metres to go and after that our team took control again. Sharon and Sarah Düster did the leadout for me, the speed was so high that it was just perfect."

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Kirsten Wild (Ned) Cervelo Test Team3:13:22 
2Giorgia Bronzini (Ita) Gauss RDZ Ormu  
3Monia Baccaille (Ita) Team Valdarno  
4Emma Johansson (Swe) Redsun Cycling Team  
5Martine Bras (Ned) Gauss RDZ Ormu  
6Monique Van De Ree (Ned) Leontien.nl  
7Rochelle Gilmore (Aus) Lotto Ladies Team  
8Annemiek Van Vleuten (Ned) Nederland Bloeit  
9Monica Holler (Swe) Fenixs - Petrogradets  
10Barbara Guarischi (Ita) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox  
11Loes Markerink (Ned) Nederland Bloeit  
12Kirsty Broun (Aus) Australia  
13Lucy Martin (GBr) Great Britain  
14Yulia Martisova (Rus) Gauss RDZ Ormu  
15Rasa Leleivyte (Ltu) Safi - Pasta Zara  
16Sarah Düster (Ger) Cervelo Test Team  
17Nadia Triquet-Claude (Fra) Vienne Futuroscope  
18Sophie Creux (Fra) Esgl 93 - Gsd Gestion  
19Oxana Kozonchuk (Rus) Safi - Pasta Zara  
20Sinead Miller (USA) United States of America  
21Inga Cilvinaite (Ltu) Safi - Pasta Zara  
22Giulia Lazzerini (Ita) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox  
23Kaat Hannes (Bel) Belgium  
24Martina Zwick (Ger) Germany  
25Veronica Andreasson (Swe) Lotto Ladies Team  
26Franziska Merten (Ger) Germany  
27Birgit Söllner (Ger) MX2  
28Carla Swart (RSA) MTN  
29Karin Aune (Swe) Fenixs - Petrogradets  
30Jessica Glasbergen (Ned) MX1  
31Elena Kuchinskaya (Rus) Gauss RDZ Ormu  
32Marieke Van Wanroij (Ned) Nederland Bloeit  
33Lauren Kitchen (Aus) Australia  
34Emilie Moberg (Nor) Hitec Products Uck  
35Sara Mustonen (Swe) Hitec Products Uck  
36Irina Molicheva (Rus) Fenixs - Petrogradets  
37Eline Deroover (Bel) Belgium  
38Rachel Neylan (Aus) Australia  
39Anne Arnouts (Bel) Redsun Cycling Team  
40Catherine Delfosse (Bel) Lotto Ladies Team  
41Lauren Tamayo (USA) United States of America  
42Linn Torp (Nor) Fenixs - Petrogradets  
43Tiffany Cromwell (Aus) Australia  
44Vicky Whitelaw (Aus) Lotto Ladies Team  
45Marissa Van Der Merwe (RSA) MTN  
46Olga Zabelinckaya (Rus) MX2  
47Cecilie Sæterøy Johansen (Nor) Norway  
48Gloria Presti (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo - Ghezzi  
49Inge Klep (Ned) Redsun Cycling Team  
50Serena Sheridan (NZl) RAB  
51Denise Ramsden (Can) Canada  
52Giada Borgato (Ita) Gauss RDZ Ormu  
53Robyn De Groot (RSA) MTN  
54Kristine Saastad (Nor) Hitec Products Uck  
55Baukje Doedée (Ned) MX1  
56Patricia Schwager (Swi) Cervelo Test Team  
57Emilie Aubry (Swi) Cervelo Test Team  
58Sharon Laws (GBr) Cervelo Test Team  
59Andrea Dvorak (USA) United States of America  
60Amber Neben (USA) United States of America  
61Janel Holcomb (USA) United States of America  
62Lylanie Lauwrens (RSA) MTN  
63Trine Schmidt (Den) MTN  
64Katie Colclough (GBr) Great Britain  
65Sarah Storey (GBr)0:00:14 
66Emma Silversides (GBr) Redsun Cycling Team0:00:16 
67Ludivine Henrion (Bel) Redsun Cycling Team  
68Alona Andruk (Ukr) Safi - Pasta Zara  
69Tatiana Guderzo (Ita) Team Valdarno0:00:25 
70Amanda Spratt (Aus) Australia  
71Corine Hierckens (Bel) Fenixs - Petrogradets0:00:40 
72Lieselot Decroix (Bel) Cervelo Test Team  
73Alexis Rhodes (Aus) Australia0:00:51 
74Danielle King (GBr) Great Britain0:01:43 
75Sofie Verdonck (Bel) Belgium  
76Chantal Hoffman (Lux)  
77Marta Vilajosana Adreu (Spa) Team Valdarno  
78Elena Berlato (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo - Ghezzi  
79Emma Pooley (GBr) Cervelo Test Team  
80Alessandra Borchi (Ita) Gauss RDZ Ormu0:04:20 

 

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