Nys strikes again in the Zonhoven sand

World champion Sven Nys (Crelan-Euphony) surged forward late in the sandy Zonhoven Superprestige race to grab the win on Sunday afternoon. The world champion outsprinted Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) and moved into the lead of the overall Superprestige rankings after two rounds. Former leader Klaas Vantornout (Sunweb-Napoleon Games) finished third a short time later.

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sven Nys (Bel) Crelan KDL Cycling Team0:59:55
2Niels Albert (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus Cycling TeamRow 1 - Cell 2
3Klaas Vantornout (Bel) Sunweb-Napoleon Games Cycling Team0:00:15
4Lars van der Haar (Ned) Rabobank Development Team0:00:29
5Bart Aernouts (Bel) AA Drink Cycling Team0:00:57
6Philipp Walsleben (Ger) BKCP-PowerplusRow 5 - Cell 2
7Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet-Fidea Cycling TeamRow 6 - Cell 2
8Wietse Bosmans (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus Cycling Team0:01:51
9Niels Wubben (Ned) Rabobank Development TeamRow 8 - Cell 2
10Kevin Pauwels (Bel) Sunweb-Napoleon Games Cycling Team0:01:57
11Julien Taramarcaz (Swi) BMC Mountainbike Racing Team0:02:03
12Dieter Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus Cycling Team0:02:12
13Joeri Adams (Bel) Telenet-Fidea Cycling Team0:02:38
14Ian Field (GBr) Hargroves Cycles0:02:41
15Marcel Meisen (Ger) Kwadro-Stannah Cycling Team0:02:54
16Thijs Al (Ned) Telenet-Fidea Cycling Team0:03:22
17Corne Van Kessel (Ned) Telenet-Fidea Cycling TeamRow 16 - Cell 2
18Mariusz Gil (Pol) Kwadro-Stannah Cycling TeamRow 17 - Cell 2
19Lubomir Petrus (Cze) BKCP-Powerplus Cycling Team0:04:05
20Kenneth Van Compernolle (Bel) DNCS-Pro 2012 Cycling Team0:04:17
21Patrick Gaudy (Bel) The Barracuda CompanyRow 20 - Cell 2
22Sven Vanthourenhout (Bel) Crelan KDL Cycling Team0:04:42
23Dave De Cleyn (Bel)0:04:59
24Patrick van Leeuwen (Ned) Orange Babies Cycling Team0:05:24
25Kevin Cant (Bel) Primator Cyclingteam0:05:45
26Micki Van Empel (Ned) Crelan KDL Cycling Team0:05:59
27Kevin Eeckhout (Bel)0:06:06
28Davy Commeyne (Bel) Accent Jobs-Wanty Cycling TeamRow 27 - Cell 2
29Niels Koyen (Bel) Van Goethem-Prorace Cycling TeamRow 28 - Cell 2
30Vincent Baestaens (Bel) Crelan KDL Cycling TeamRow 29 - Cell 2
31Radomir Simunek (Cze) Kwadro-Stannah Cycling TeamRow 30 - Cell 2
32Yu Takenouchi (Jpn) Colba-Superano HamRow 31 - Cell 2
33Angus Edmond (NZl)Row 32 - Cell 2

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