Eneco tour stage 3 bennati

Italy?s Daniele Bennati (Liquigas) team won stage three of the Tour of Benelux on Saturday and snatched the overall race lead in yet another bunch sprint finish at the ProTour race.

Bennati has struggled with injuries in key parts of the season but seems to be back to his best. After making the key split caused by the winds blowing across Holland, and some excellent work from his team mates, Bennati powered past Tom Boonen (Quick Step) and Belgian national champion Jurgen Roelandts (Silence). Boonen seemed to suffer a slight mechanical problem in the final metres of the sprint but Bennati was clearly faster after Quick Step messed up the lead out.

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