Alaphilippe relegated for irregular sprint after premature celebration at Liège-Bastogne-Liège - Video

Juilan Alaphilippe celebrated too soon and was passed by Primoz Roglic in Liege-Bastogne-Liege. The Frenchman was later relegated. (Image credit: Getty Images)

Julian Alaphilippe sat up, leaned back, and raised his arms aloft at the finish of Liège-Bastogne-Liège, only for Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma) to pip him to the line at the very last.

In a moment of incredible drama, it appeared the new world champion had let a Monument title and a first win in the rainbow jersey slip through his fingers dues to an amateur error. 

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