Tom Pidcock: I missed the train at World Championships

Thomas Pidcock of The United Kingdom crosses the finishing line in sixth place
Thomas Pidcock of The United Kingdom crosses the finishing line in sixth place (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Tom Pidcock (Great Britain) took a well-deserved sixth place in the men’s elite road race at the UCI Road World Championships in Belgium after missing the winning break but attacking from the chase group to seal his best result in the race yet.

The 21-year-old made the all-important split with over 30 kilometres to go after being well protected by his British teammates Ethan Hayter, Jake Stewart, Connor Swift, Luke Rowe, and Ben Swift in the closing stages of the race.

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