Pauwels powers to first Koppenbergcross win

Kevin Pauwels (Sunweb-Revor) continues to show off his great early season form by ending the Koppenbergcross reign of Sven Nys (Landbouwkrediet), who has won the race seven years in a row. World champion Zdenek Stybar (Quick Step Cycling Team) finished third in Melden, near Oudenaarde, Belgium.

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Kevin Pauwels (Bel) Sunweb Revor1:00:38
2Sven Nys (Bel) Landbouwkrediet0:00:31
3Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Telenet - Fidea0:01:11
4Bart Aernouts (Bel) Rabo - Giant Offroad Team.0:01:13
5Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet Fidea Cycling Team0:01:24
6Klaas Vantornout (Bel) Sunweb Revor0:01:25
7Niels Albert (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus0:02:06
8Radomir Simunek (Cze) BKCP-Powerplus0:02:41
9Vincent Baestaens (Bel) LandbouwkredietRow 8 - Cell 2
10Joeri Adams (Bel) Telenet Fidea Cycling Team0:02:54
11Bart Wellens (Bel) Telenet Fidea Cycling Team0:03:02
12Dieter Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus0:03:03
13Thijs Van Amerongen (Ned) AA Drink/ Leontien.nl Pro0:03:04
14Rob Peeters (Bel) Telenet-Fidea0:03:14
15Mariusz Gil (Pol) Baboco - Revor Cycling TeamRow 14 - Cell 2
16Gerben De Knegt (Ned) Rabo - Giant Offroad Team.0:03:34
17Tom van den Bosch (Bel) AA Drink Cycling Team0:03:43
18Jan Denuwelaere (Bel) Style & Concept Cycling Team0:03:47
19Simon Zahner (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:03:50
20Marco Bianco (Ita) L'Arcobaleno Carraro Team0:03:54
21Patrick Gaudy (Bel) The Barracuda Company0:04:03
22Thijs Al (Ned) AA Drink/ Leontien.nl Pro0:04:21
23Jirí Polnický (Cze) Sunweb - Revor Team0:04:46
24Robert Gavenda (Svk) KDL Trans-Landbouwkrediet0:05:08
25Kenneth Van Compernolle (Bel) Style & Concept Cycling Team0:05:09
26Kevin Cant (Bel)0:05:23
27Eddy Van Ijzendoorn (Ned) Orange Babies Cycling Team0:05:29
28Gianni Denolf (Bel) Baboco - Revor Cycling Team0:06:02
29Stijn Huys (Bel) Orange Babies Cycling Team0:06:43
30 (-1 lap)Thomas Vernaeckt (Bel) Veranda's Willems - AccentRow 29 - Cell 2
31 (-2 laps)Kobus Hereijgers (Ned) ZZPR.nlRow 30 - Cell 2
32Martin Zlámalík (Cze) KDL Trans-LandbouwkredietRow 31 - Cell 2
33Toon Devenyns (Bel)Row 32 - Cell 2
34Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP-PowerplusRow 33 - Cell 2
35 (-4 laps)Tim Van Nuffel (Bel) DCM-GB vorselaarRow 34 - Cell 2
36Robert Watson (GBr) Paul Milnes RT/Bradford OlympicRow 35 - Cell 2
37Grzegorz Grabarek (Pol)Row 36 - Cell 2
38James Thompson (GBr) Boneshakersbikes.com/TrekRow 37 - Cell 2
39Alexandre Wypelier (Fra)Row 38 - Cell 2
40 (-6 laps)Jonathan Page (USA) Planet Bike/BlueRow 39 - Cell 2
41Ian Field (GBr) Hargroves CyclesRow 40 - Cell 2
42Jim Aernouts (Bel) Sunweb RevorRow 41 - Cell 2
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Intermediate sprint
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Kevin Pauwels (Bel) Sunweb Revor3pts
2Sven Nys (Bel) Landbouwkrediet2Row 1 - Cell 3
3Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet Fidea Cycling Team1Row 2 - Cell 3
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Fastest lap
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sven Nys (Bel) Landbouwkrediet0:05:47
2Joeri Adams (Bel) Telenet Fidea Cycling Team0:05:48
3Kevin Pauwels (Bel) Sunweb Revor0:05:49
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GVA Trophy standings after one race
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Kevin Pauwels (Bel) Sunweb Revor28pts
2Sven Nys (Bel) Landbouwkrediet24Row 1 - Cell 3
3Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Telenet - Fidea19Row 2 - Cell 3
4Bart Aernouts (Bel) Rabo - Giant Offroad Team.17Row 3 - Cell 3
5Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet Fidea Cycling Team17Row 4 - Cell 3
6Klaas Vantornout (Bel) Sunweb Revor15Row 5 - Cell 3
7Niels Albert (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus14Row 6 - Cell 3
8Radomir Simunek (Cze) BKCP-Powerplus13Row 7 - Cell 3
9Vincent Baestaens (Bel) Landbouwkrediet12Row 8 - Cell 3
10Joeri Adams (Bel) Telenet Fidea Cycling Team11Row 9 - Cell 3
11Bart Wellens (Bel) Telenet Fidea Cycling Team10Row 10 - Cell 3
12Dieter Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus9Row 11 - Cell 3
13Thijs Van Amerongen (Ned) AA Drink/ Leontien.nl Pro8Row 12 - Cell 3
14Rob Peeters (Bel) Telenet-Fidea7Row 13 - Cell 3
15Mariusz Gil (Pol) Baboco - Revor Cycling Team6Row 14 - Cell 3
16Gerben De Knegt (Ned) Rabo - Giant Offroad Team.5Row 15 - Cell 3
17Tom van den Bosch (Bel) AA Drink Cycling Team4Row 16 - Cell 3
18Jan Denuwelaere (Bel) Style & Concept Cycling Team3Row 17 - Cell 3
19Simon Zahner (Swi) BMC Racing Team2Row 18 - Cell 3
20Marco Bianco (Ita) L'Arcobaleno Carraro Team1Row 19 - Cell 3

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