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22: Bettiol leaves them trailing at Flanders

22: Bettiol leaves them trailing at Flanders

Update: 2019-04-09
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Before Sunday, Alberto Bettiol had not won a professional bike race. The Tour of Flanders was some way to get off the mark.



Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss the EF Education First rider's surprise victory and ask how he was able to stay clear of the star-packed chasing group from the top of the Oude Kwaremont all the way to the finish line.



We hear from his sports director Andreas Klier and team-mate Sebastian Langeveld about how they pulled it off.



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22: Bettiol leaves them trailing at Flanders

22: Bettiol leaves them trailing at Flanders

Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore