Styby wins the Omloop!
Zdenek has won the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad! Our favorite attacked in the final kilometers and came in solo. Greg Van Avermaet finished second, Tim Wellens became third.
Styby was part of a six man group together with Alexey Lutsenko, Daniel Oss, Dylan Teuns, Greg Van Avermaet and Tim Welllens. They attacked with 30 kilometers to go.
Oss was droped on the Muur van Geraardsbergen and the other five rode tot he finish in Ninove. After a failure attack of Teuns, Styby saw his chance and rode away with 2 kilometers to go.
“I am very happy that I could win here, fort he team, but alsof or me. I was close to a victory like this last year and I’m happy to finally finish it off.”
1. Zdenek Stybar (Cze) 04:53:17 2. Greg Van Avermaet (Bel) + 9 3. Tim Wellens (Bel) + 9 4. Alexey Lutsenko (Kaz) + 9 5. Dylan Teuns (Bel) + 9 6. Jean-Pierre Drucker (Lux) + 9 7. Yves Lampaert (Bel) + 9 8. Philippe Gilbert (Bel) + 9 9. Matteo Trentin (Ita) + 9 10. Oliver Naesen (Bel) + 9By Niels on 02/03/2019
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