Schleck got his big win

Dirty, but happy:

Dirty, but happy: (Image credit: Elmar Krings)

Fränk Schleck finally achieved his first "big one". After a spectacular solo attack, the Luxembourger from Team CSC took a well-deserved victory in the 41st edition of the classic Amstel Gold Race. When the decisive split took place on the steepest climb, at Keutenberg about 13 kilometres before finish, both Fränk Schleck and his teammate Karsten Kroon were placed in the lead group, and soon the two riders took matters into their own hands.

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