February 25, 2018, Kuurne, Kuurne, Road - 1.HC

Overview

Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) took the biggest one-day victory of his career Sunday, winning the reduced bunch sprint at Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne ahead of French champion Arnaud Démare (FDJ) and Sonny Colbrelli (Bahrain-Merida).

A bunch sprint finish was only confirmed late in the race with Julien Duval (AG2R La Mondiale), Loic Vliegen (BMC Racing) and finally, Julien Vermote (Dimension Data)caught in the finale. Lotto Soudal and LottoNL-Jumbo and chief protagonists in making the catch and setting up the sprint. Groenewegen then finishing the job and adding to his Dubai Tour and Volta ao Algarve stages wins earlier in the month.

For the full race report, results and photo gallery of the 2018 Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne, click here.

2018 Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Dylan Groenewegen (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo4:51:41 
2Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ  
3Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida  
4Pim Ligthart (Ned) Roompot-Nederlandse Loterij  
5Justin Jules (Fra) WB Aqua Protect Veranclassic  
6Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) BMC Racing Team  
7Guillaume Boivin (Can) Israel Cycling Academy  
8Lukasz Wisniowski (Pol) Team Sky  
9Julien Vermote (Bel) Dimension Data  
10Timothy Dupont (Bel) Wanty-Groupe Gobert  

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