Four of the best: Dan Martin's greatest hit outs (video)

After victory at the Tour of Lombardy, we take a look at Dan Martin's greatest one day successes

Dan Martin wins the 2014 Il Lombardia

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Dan Martin’s victory in Il Lombardia again showcased the Irishman’s assertive riding style and killer instinct. Taking off on a slight downhill within the final kilometre is usually a recipe for having to lead out the sprint.

But in this instance, it was Martin decisively making the most of his quick turn of speed to catch his rivals on the hop. It is thanks to this committed and this self-assured style of riding that he’s bagged some of the biggest single-day prizes in cycling.

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