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Quintana rises to top of WorldTour standings with Vuelta a Espana victoryMovistar and Spain retain lead in team and nation standings
Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal - Overview
The WorldTour heads to Canada for two rounds of one-day events held in Quebec City and Montreal, respectively, on September 9 and 11 in the province of Quebec.
Montreal's 12.1km course includes a climb over Mont Royal and racers will do 17 laps for a total of 205.7km.
Last year, Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal) won a rain-soaked Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal from a two-up sprint against his late-race breakaway companion Adam Yates (Orica), while Rui Costa (Lampre-Merida) won the chase-group sprint for third place.
Wellens will return to try and defend his title but there are a series of strong talents also on the hunt for victory including Peter Sagan (Tinkoff), Michael Matthews (Orica), Tom Boonen (Etixx-QuickStep) and Bauke Mollema (Trek-Segafredo).
2015 Brief Results
|#||Rider Name (Country) Team||Result|
|1||Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Soudal||5:20:09|
|2||Adam Yates (GBr) Orica GreenEdge|
|3||Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa (Por) Lampre-Merida||0:00:02|
|4||Jan Bakelants (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale||0:00:04|
|5||Tiesj Benoot (Bel) Lotto Soudal|
|6||Wilco Kelderman (Ned) Team LottoNL-Jumbo||0:00:05|
|7||Romain Bardet (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale|
|8||Robert Gesink (Ned) Team LottoNL-Jumbo||0:00:09|
|9||Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team|
|10||Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team|
Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal 201611 September 2016 | Montréal | WorldTour
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