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Volta ao Algarve em Bicicleta 2018

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Michal Kwiatkowski sealed his second career Volta ao Algarve title with his final day victory at Malhão via a breakaway. The former world champion too his stage win a handful of seconds ahead of Ruben Guerreiro (Trek-Segafredo) and Serge Pauwels (Team Dimension Data). Teammate and race leader on the morning of stage 5, Geraint Thomas, finished in the peloton 1:50 minutes down on Kwiatkowski to slip to second on the general classification.

BMC's Tejay van Garderen jumped up to third overall to fill the third place on the podium.

Stage 5 Brief Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky4:18:02
2Rúben Guerreiro (Por) Trek-Segafredo0:00:04
3Serge Pauwels (Bel) Dimension Data0:00:08
4Stefan Küng (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:00:13
5Cesare Benedetti (Ita) Bora-Hansgrohe0:00:15
6Dion Smith (NZl) Wanty-Groupe Gobert0:00:17
7Simon Geschke (Ger) Team Sunweb
8Julen Amezqueta Moreno (Spa) Caja Rural-Seguros RGA0:00:23
9Ben Swift (GBr) UAE Team Emirates0:00:29
10Frederik Backaert (Bel) Wanty-Groupe Gobert0:00:35

Final General Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Team Sky18:54:11
2Geraint Thomas (GBr) Team Sky0:01:31
3Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing Team0:02:16
4Bauke Mollema (Ned) Trek-Segafredo0:02:22
5Bob Jungels (Lux) Quick-Step Floors0:02:33
6Jaime Roson (Spa) Movistar Team0:02:49
7Maximilian Schachmann (Ger) Quick-Step Floors0:02:50
8Serge Pauwels (Bel) Dimension Data
9Felix Grossschartner (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe0:02:51
10Nelson Oliveira (Por) Movistar Team0:02:54

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