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La Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta 2016

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La Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta - Overview


Wiggle-High5 were the clear dominators of the Madrid Challenge by la Vuelta race on Sunday afternoon as Jolien D'Hoore and teammate Chloe Hosking took a stunning 1-2 bunch sprint triumph.


La Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta brought to a close the inaugural Women’s WorldTour, as the finale of a 17-round series that started in March with Strade Bianche. The one-day race was held in conjunction with stage 21 of the Vuelta a Espana and once again brought together the top riders in the women’s professional peloton on September 11.


Megan Guarnier (Boels-Dolmans) had sealed the overall victory of the Women’s WorldTour ahead of the final round. She was leading with 946 points while Leah Kirchmann (Liv-Plantur) has 604 and Lizzie Armitstead has 545.





2016 Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jolien D'Hoore (Bel) Wiggle High52:01:01
2Chloe Hosking (Aus) Wiggle High5
3Marta Bastianelli (Ita) Alé Cipollini
4Chantal Blaak (Ned) Boels Dolmans Cycling Team
5Maria Giulia Confalonieri (Ita) Lensworld-Zannata
6Carmen Small (USA) Cylance Pro Cycling
7Monique Van De Ree (Ned) Lares-Waowdeals Women Cycling Team
8Eugenia Bujak (Pol) BTC City Ljubljana
9Roxane Fournier (Fra) Poitou-Charentes.Futuroscope.86
10Emilie Moberg (Nor) Hitec Products


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