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Van der Poel wins opening stage at Circuit Cycliste Sarthe - Pays de la Loire

Mathieu van der Poel (Corendon-Circus) after the Tour of Flanders

Mathieu van der Poel (Corendon-Circus) after the Tour of Flanders
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Mathieu van der Poel (Corendon-Circus) shook off his crash in the Tour of Flanders, rebounding to top speed to take out the opening stage of Circuit Cycliste Sarthe on Tuesday.

The Dutch champion out-sprinted Boris Vallee (Wanty-Gobert) and Bryan Coquard (Vital Concept) in the bunch kick to take the race lead over Roy Goldstein (Israel Cycling Academy), who claimed eight seconds worth of bonus sprints in the breakaway. Van der Poel leads Golstein by two seconds, wtih Vallee in third two further seconds adrift.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Mathieu van der Poel (Ned) Corendon-Circus4:18:07
2Boris Vallee (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
3Bryan Coquard (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
4Clement Venturini (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
5Eduard-Michael Grosu (Rom) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
6Justin Jules (Fra) Wallonie Bruxelles
7Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Roompot-Charles
8Manuel Belletti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
9Mickael Delage (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
10Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie
11Tony Hurel (Fra) St Michel-Auber 93
12Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
13Marc Sarreau (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
14Xavier Cañellas Sanchez (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
15Julien Simon (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
16Jordan Arley Parra Arias (Col) Manzana Postobon
17Mathias De Witte (Bel) Roompot-Charles
18Jhonatan Restrepo Valencia (Col) Manzana Postobon
19Romain Hardy (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
20Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
21Julien Mortier (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles
22Flavien Maurelet (Fra) St Michel-Auber 93
23Thomas Degand (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
24Xandro Meurisse (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
25Patrick Müller (Swi) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
26Oscar Riesebeek (Ned) Roompot-Charles
27Jordi Warlop (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
28Bagdonas Gediminas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale
29Benoit Cosnefroy (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
30Andrea Vendrame (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
31Laurent Pichon (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
32Kevin Ledanois (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
33Arjen Livyns (Bel) Roompot-Charles
34Angelo Tulik (Fra) Direct Energie
35Juan Felipe Osorio Arboleda (Col) Manzana Postobon
36Bram Welten (Ned) Arkéa Samsic
37Kevin Reza (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
38Anthony Delaplace (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
39Jerome Cousin (Fra) Direct Energie
40Roy Goldstein (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy
41Eliot Lietaer (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles
42Huub Duijn (Ned) Roompot-Charles
43Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
44Nick van der Lijke (Ned) Roompot-Charles
45Aaron Verwilst (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
46Quentin Pacher (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
47Mauricio Moreira (Uru) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
48Julien Trarieux (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
49Dimitri Peyskens (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles
50Kevin Deltombe (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
51Evaldas Siskevicius (Ltu) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
52Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
53Bryan Steve Gomez Peñaloza (Col) Manzana Postobon
54Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
55Anthony Maldonado (Fra) St Michel-Auber 93
56Nelson Soto Martinez (Col) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
57Benoit Jarrier (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
58Alexander Cataford (Can) Israel Cycling Academy
59Jerome Baugnies (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
60Yoann Paillot (Fra) St Michel-Auber 93
61Stijn Devolder (Bel) Corendon-Circus
62Preben Van Hecke (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
63Romain Combaud (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
64Arthur Vichot (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
65Mathijs Paasschens (Ned) Wallonie Bruxelles
66Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
67Emiel Planckaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
68Mathias Le Turnier (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
69Marcel Meisen (Ger) Corendon-Circus
70Geoffrey Soupe (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
71Benjamin Thomas (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
72Jimmy Janssens (Bel) Corendon-Circus
73Kevin Van Melsen (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
74Morné Van Niekerk (RSA) St Michel-Auber 93
75Rudy Barbier (Fra) Israel Cycling Academy
76Matthias Brändle (Aut) Israel Cycling Academy
77Mattia Frapporti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
78Sebastian Mora Vedri (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
79Clément Carisey (Fra) Israel Cycling Academy
80Diego Antonio Ochoa Camargo (Col) Manzana Postobon0:00:18
81Julian Fernando Cardona Henao (Col) Betplay Cycling Team
82Bryan Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie
83Omar Alberto Mendoza Cardona (Col) Manzana Postobon0:00:21
84Otto Vergaerde (Bel) Corendon-Circus0:00:24
85Brenton Jones (Aus) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:00:25
86Kevyn Ista (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles0:00:26
87Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie0:00:35
88Ramunas Navardauskas (Ltu) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:00:50
89Yohann Gene (Fra) Direct Energie0:01:12
90Matteo Malucelli (Ita) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
91Pierre Luc Perichon (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:01:17
92Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:01:20
93Philipp Walsleben (Ger) Corendon-Circus0:03:06
94Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:03:59
95Cyril Gautier (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel0:04:16
96Leonardo Fedrigo (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec0:04:36
97Alan Banaszek (Pol) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:04:44
98Ludwig De Winter (Bel) Wanty-Gobert0:05:10
99Nicolas Baldo (Fra) St Michel-Auber 930:05:28
100Victor Lafay (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:08:45
101William Bonnet (Fra) Groupama-FDJ

General classification after stage 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Mathieu van der Poel (Ned) Corendon-Circus4:17:57
2Roy Goldstein (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy0:00:02
3Boris Vallee (Bel) Wanty-Gobert0:00:04
4Romain Combaud (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:00:05
5Bryan Coquard (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel0:00:06
6Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:08
7Clement Venturini (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:00:10
8Eduard-Michael Grosu (Rom) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
9Justin Jules (Fra) Wallonie Bruxelles
10Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Roompot-Charles
11Manuel Belletti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
12Mickael Delage (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
13Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie
14Tony Hurel (Fra) St Michel-Auber 93
15Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
16Marc Sarreau (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
17Xavier Cañellas Sanchez (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
18Julien Simon (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
19Jordan Arley Parra Arias (Col) Manzana Postobon
20Mathias De Witte (Bel) Roompot-Charles
21Jhonatan Restrepo Valencia (Col) Manzana Postobon
22Romain Hardy (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
23Matthieu Ladagnous (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
24Julien Mortier (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles
25Flavien Maurelet (Fra) St Michel-Auber 93
26Thomas Degand (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
27Xandro Meurisse (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
28Patrick Müller (Swi) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
29Oscar Riesebeek (Ned) Roompot-Charles
30Jordi Warlop (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
31Bagdonas Gediminas (Ltu) AG2R La Mondiale
32Benoit Cosnefroy (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
33Andrea Vendrame (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
34Laurent Pichon (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
35Kevin Ledanois (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
36Arjen Livyns (Bel) Roompot-Charles
37Angelo Tulik (Fra) Direct Energie
38Juan Felipe Osorio Arboleda (Col) Manzana Postobon
39Bram Welten (Ned) Arkéa Samsic
40Kevin Reza (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
41Anthony Delaplace (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
42Jerome Cousin (Fra) Direct Energie
43Eliot Lietaer (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles
44Huub Duijn (Ned) Roompot-Charles
45Francesco Gavazzi (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
46Nick van der Lijke (Ned) Roompot-Charles
47Aaron Verwilst (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
48Quentin Pacher (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
49Mauricio Moreira (Uru) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
50Julien Trarieux (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
51Dimitri Peyskens (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles
52Kevin Deltombe (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
53Evaldas Siskevicius (Ltu) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
54Bryan Steve Gomez Peñaloza (Col) Manzana Postobon
55Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
56Anthony Maldonado (Fra) St Michel-Auber 93
57Nelson Soto Martinez (Col) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
58Benoit Jarrier (Fra) Arkéa Samsic
59Alexander Cataford (Can) Israel Cycling Academy
60Jerome Baugnies (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
61Yoann Paillot (Fra) St Michel-Auber 93
62Stijn Devolder (Bel) Corendon-Circus
63Preben Van Hecke (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
64Arthur Vichot (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
65Mathijs Paasschens (Ned) Wallonie Bruxelles
66Nacer Bouhanni (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
67Emiel Planckaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
68Mathias Le Turnier (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
69Marcel Meisen (Ger) Corendon-Circus
70Geoffrey Soupe (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
71Benjamin Thomas (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
72Jimmy Janssens (Bel) Corendon-Circus
73Kevin Van Melsen (Bel) Wanty-Gobert
74Morné Van Niekerk (RSA) St Michel-Auber 93
75Rudy Barbier (Fra) Israel Cycling Academy
76Matthias Brändle (Aut) Israel Cycling Academy
77Mattia Frapporti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
78Sebastian Mora Vedri (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
79Clément Carisey (Fra) Israel Cycling Academy
80Diego Antonio Ochoa Camargo (Col) Manzana Postobon0:00:25
81Julian Fernando Cardona Henao (Col) Betplay Cycling Team0:00:28
82Bryan Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie
83Omar Alberto Mendoza Cardona (Col) Manzana Postobon0:00:31
84Otto Vergaerde (Bel) Corendon-Circus0:00:34
85Brenton Jones (Aus) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:00:35
86Kevyn Ista (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles0:00:36
87Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie0:00:45
88Ramunas Navardauskas (Ltu) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:01:00
89Yohann Gene (Fra) Direct Energie0:01:22
90Matteo Malucelli (Ita) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
91Pierre Luc Perichon (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:01:27
92Benoit Vaugrenard (Fra) Groupama-FDJ0:01:30
93Philipp Walsleben (Ger) Corendon-Circus0:03:16
94Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale0:04:09
95Cyril Gautier (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel0:04:26
96Leonardo Fedrigo (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec0:04:46
97Alan Banaszek (Pol) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:04:54
98Ludwig De Winter (Bel) Wanty-Gobert0:05:20
99Nicolas Baldo (Fra) St Michel-Auber 930:05:38
100Victor Lafay (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:08:55
101William Bonnet (Fra) Groupama-FDJ

Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Mathieu van der Poel (Ned) Corendon-Circus25pts
2Boris Vallee (Bel) Wanty-Gobert20
3Bryan Coquard (Fra) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel16
4Clement Venturini (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale14
5Roy Goldstein (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy13
6Eduard-Michael Grosu (Rom) Delko Marseille Provence KTM12
7Justin Jules (Fra) Wallonie Bruxelles10
8Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Roompot-Charles9
9Manuel Belletti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec8
10Romain Combaud (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM7
11Mickael Delage (Fra) Groupama-FDJ7
12Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie6
13Tony Hurel (Fra) St Michel-Auber 935
14Thomas Sprengers (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise4
15Diego Antonio Ochoa Camargo (Col) Manzana Postobon4
16Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale3
17Marc Sarreau (Fra) Groupama-FDJ3
18Xavier Cañellas Sanchez (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA2
19Julien Simon (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1

Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Diego Antonio Ochoa Camargo (Col) Manzana Postobon16pts
2Nicolas Baldo (Fra) St Michel-Auber 936
3Alexis Gougeard (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale5
4Mattia Frapporti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec2
5Philipp Walsleben (Ger) Corendon-Circus2
6Roy Goldstein (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy1
7Romain Combaud (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM1

Young riders classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Mathieu van der Poel (Ned) Corendon-Circus4:17:57
2Thomas Boudat (Fra) Direct Energie0:00:10
3Xavier Cañellas Sanchez (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
4Jordan Arley Parra Arias (Col) Manzana Postobon
5Jhonatan Restrepo Valencia (Col) Manzana Postobon
6Julien Mortier (Bel) Wallonie Bruxelles
7Patrick Müller (Swi) Vital Concept-B&B Hotel
8Jordi Warlop (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
9Benoit Cosnefroy (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
10Andrea Vendrame (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
11Arjen Livyns (Bel) Roompot-Charles
12Juan Felipe Osorio Arboleda (Col) Manzana Postobon
13Bram Welten (Ned) Arkéa Samsic
14Aaron Verwilst (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
15Mauricio Moreira (Uru) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
16Kevin Deltombe (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
17Bryan Steve Gomez Peñaloza (Col) Manzana Postobon
18Quentin Jauregui (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
19Nelson Soto Martinez (Col) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA
20Mathijs Paasschens (Ned) Wallonie Bruxelles
21Emiel Planckaert (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise
22Mathias Le Turnier (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits
23Benjamin Thomas (Fra) Groupama-FDJ
24Morné Van Niekerk (RSA) St Michel-Auber 93
25Mattia Frapporti (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec
26Julian Fernando Cardona Henao (Col) Betplay Cycling Team0:00:28
27Otto Vergaerde (Bel) Corendon-Circus0:00:34
28Leonardo Fedrigo (Ita) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec0:04:46
29Alan Banaszek (Pol) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:04:54
30Victor Lafay (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:08:55

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