Cancellara dominates Flanders for third Monument win

Boonen, Cancellara, Gilbert, Tour of Flanders 2010

Swiss rider Fabian Cancellara won the Tour of Flanders today in Meerbeke, Belgium, thanks to a solo attack on the Muur-Kapelmuur and the work of his ever-present Saxo Bank team. He dropped his last rival, two-time Flanders winner Tom Boonen, on the cobbled climb and rode solo over the final 15 kilometres.

"It is really special, it was my perfect scenario," said Cancellara. "The gladiator won the battle."

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