Richards wins World Cup in Namur

With a tremendous pursuit on the muddy slopes of the Namur citadel, 20-year-old Evie Richards (Trek Factory Racing) surged to a very unexpected first-ever World Cup win. British champion Nikki Brammeier (Boels-Dolmans) joined her compatriot on the podium, finishing as runner-up at 15 seconds. Italian champion Eva Lechner (CLIF Pro Team) finished third in the sixth round of the World Cup in Belgium.

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Evie Richards (GBr) Trek Factory Racing0:38:49
2Nikki Brammeier (GBr) Boels-Dolmans0:00:15
3Eva Lechner (Ita) Clif Pro Team0:00:24
4Katherine Compton (USA) Trek Factory Racing0:00:34
5Pauline Ferrand Prevot (Fra) Canyon-Sram0:01:06
6Kaitlin Keough (USA)0:01:08
7Katerina Nash (Cze) Clif Pro Team0:01:14
8Jolanda Neff (Swi)0:01:20
9Lucinda Brand (Ned) Team Sunweb0:01:29
10Alice Maria Arzuffi (Ita) Steylaerts - Betfirst0:01:34
11Ellen Van Loy (Bel) Telenet Fidea Lions0:01:59
12Sanne Cant (Bel) Crelan - Charles0:02:04
13Sophie De Boer (Ned)0:02:09
14Christine Majerus (Lux) Boels-Dolmans0:02:12
15Helen Wyman (GBr) Kona0:02:18
16Annemarie Worst (Ned)0:02:26
17Caroline Mani (Fra)0:02:33
18Maud Kaptheijns (Ned)0:02:38
19Kim Van De Steene (Bel)0:02:41
20Nadja Heigl (Aut)0:02:46
21Emma White (USA)0:02:56
22Loes Sels (Bel)0:03:07
23Inge Van Der Heijden (Ned)0:03:19
24Marlene Petit (Fra)0:03:31
25Elle Anderson (USA)0:03:34
26Christel Ferrier Bruneau (Can)0:03:43
27Ceylin Del Carmen Alvarado (Ned)0:03:48
28Fleur Nagengast (Ned)0:03:52
29Ellen Noble (USA)0:04:00
30Pavla Havlíková (Cze)0:04:01
31Ffion James (GBr)0:04:14
32Maghalie Rochette (Can)0:04:20
33Karen Verhestraeten (Bel)0:04:36
34Rebecca Fahringer (USA)0:04:58
35Jolien Verschueren (Bel)0:05:09
36Marion Norbert Riberolle (Fra)0:05:11
37Anais Grimault (Fra)0:05:17
38Nikola Nosková (Cze)0:05:25
39Bethany Crumpton (GBr)0:06:05
40Francesca Baroni (Ita)0:06:11
41Pauline Delhaye (Fra)0:06:13
42Jade Wiel (Fra)0:06:27
43Joyce Vanderbeken (Bel)0:06:38
44Adéla Šafárová (Cze)0:06:47
45Lisa Heckmann (Ger)0:06:49
46Anna Kay (GBr)Row 45 - Cell 2
47Natalie Redmond (Aus)0:06:57
48Zina Barhoumi (Swi)Row 47 - Cell 2
49Fanny Stumpf (Fra)0:07:19
50Emily Wadsworth (GBr)0:07:25
51Sophie Thackray (GBr)0:07:59
52Suzanne Verhoeven (Bel)0:08:19
53Noemi Rüegg (Swi)0:08:32
54Jennifer Malik (USA)0:08:40
55Elizabeth Ungermanová (Cze)0:08:52
56Giovanna Michieletto (Ita)Row 55 - Cell 2
57Amaia Lartitegi Ormazabal (Spa)Row 56 - Cell 2
58Christine Vardaros (USA)Row 57 - Cell 2
DNFStacey Riedel (Aus)Row 58 - Cell 2
DNFAndere Basterra Aspe (Spa)Row 59 - Cell 2
DNFYara Kastelijn (Ned)Row 60 - Cell 2

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