UCI MTB World Cup Nove Město - Victor Koretzky wins short track as Pidcock loses lead in final lap

France's Victor Koretzky competes in the French men's Elite Mountain Bike Cross Country XCO Championships, in Levens on May 5, 2024. (Photo by Anne-Christine POUJOULAT / AFP)
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Victor Koretzky (Specialized Factory Racing) made it two in a row as he took the short track win at the UCI World Cup in Nové Město na Moravě, ahead of teammate Christopher Blevins and Thomas Litscher (Lapierre Mavic Unity).

All eyes were on Olympic and World Champion Tom Pidcock (Ineos Grenadiers), who was 29th in the start list and so had his work set out to establish position.

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