Bardet struggles through Liège-Bastogne-Liège final sprint in Ans

Romain Bardet (AG2R-La Mondiale) mixed it up with some of the most experienced riders in the peloton to secure his best finish yet at Liège-Bastogne-Liège. The 24-year-old Frenchman was ever present on the front of the small bunch in the finale, cresting the climb to Ans with just 10 other riders. Bardet was visibly struggling in the sprint but battled home to take sixth, however, he had hoped for more.

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