Fourth place for Matthews at GP Ouest-France Plouay

Michael Matthews (Orica-BikeExchange)

Michael Matthews (Orica-BikeExchange) (Image credit: Tim de Waele/

Oliver Naesen (IAM Cycling) and Alberto Bettiol (Cannondale-Drapac) upset the field at the 2016 GP Ouest France - Plouay, leaving the sprinters to battle for the final podium position. As Naesen was celebrating the biggest win of his career, Michael Matthews (Orica-BikeExchange) charged up the right-hand side of the road in the finale but it was Alexander Kristoff (Katusha), the 2015 champion, who pipped the Australian at the post for third.

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