Vos' Amstel Gold Race victory netted more Dutch viewers than Van Aert's

Marianne Vos and Wout van Aert won the 2021 Amstel Gold races
Marianne Vos and Wout van Aert won the 2021 Amstel Gold races (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

The Amstel Gold Race Ladies Edition won by Marianne Vos netted a larger share of viewers in the Netherlands than the men's Amstel Gold Race, won by Vos' Jumbo-Visma teammate Wout van Aert, according to figures from the NOS and NPO1 broadcast.

The men's race competed with the Formula 1 race in Italy but, when averaged over the three hours that the men's Amstel Gold Race was aired compared with one hour for the women, Vos' win came out on top in terms of total viewers and per cent share.

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