Sven Nys closes illustrious cyclo-cross career in Oostmalle

Sven Nys (Crelan-AA Drink)

Sven Nys (Crelan-AA Drink) (Image credit: Tim de Waele/

Sven Nys called an end to his life as a professional cyclist after competing in his final cyclo-cross race at the Internationale Sluitingsprijs Oostmalle on Sunday. After riding a slow final lap, where he thanked fans and waited for teammate Sven Vanthourenhout, Nys crossed the finish line and drew a line under what has been an illustrious career.

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