Van Asbroeck close to podium in Kuurne

Tom Van Asbroek

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In the slipstream of top sprinters Mark Cavendish (Etixx-Quick Step), Alexander Kristoff (Katusha) and Elia Viviani (Sky) was Tom Van Asbroeck (LottoNL-Jumbo), who fell just short of the podium in Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne. The 24-year-old sprinter regretted losing his teammate's wheel in the final kilometres but he was pleased to be able to fight against the best sprinters of the world.

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