Tom Pidcock closes Opening Weekend with third in Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne

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Tom Pidcock (Image credit: Getty Images)

Tom Pidcock (Ineos Grenadiers) continued his impressive Classics campaign with third in Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne on Sunday. The British rider made it into a key break in the latter stages of the race and then powered to the line to finish just behind winner Mads Pedersen (Trek-Segafredo) and Anthony Turgis (Total Direct Energie). 

The result comes after the Ineos rider went on the attack several times in Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday. 

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Daniel Benson

Daniel Benson was the Editor in Chief at between 2008 and 2022. Based in the UK, he joined the Cyclingnews team in 2008 as the site's first UK-based Managing Editor. In that time, he reported on over a dozen editions of the Tour de France, several World Championships, the Tour Down Under, Spring Classics, and the London 2012 Olympic Games. With the help of the excellent editorial team, he ran the coverage on Cyclingnews and has interviewed leading figures in the sport including UCI Presidents and Tour de France winners.