Experience pays off for Kwiatkowski at Amstel Gold Race

Still only 24 years of age, Michal Kwiatkowski (Etixx-QuickStep) is marking himself down as not only one of the strongest in the peloton but one of the most tactically adept too. On the Saturday before the Amstel Gold Race, Kwiatkowski told journalists that he had learned from his mistakes of last year when he hitched his cart to the wrong BMC rider on the Cauberg. He showed that to be true as he bided his time before claiming an experienced win over two riders with proven track records in the sprint.

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