Niki Terpstra and Philippe Gilbert complete one-two for Quick-Step Floors in Le Samyn

Mid-week Belgian race Le Samyn sees Quick-Step Floors create a decisive split in the peloton, and ultimately occupy the top two steps on the podium

Niki Terpstra wins Le Samyn 2018. Photo: Luc Claessen/Tim De Waele/Getty Images

(Image credit: Luc Claessen/Tim De Waele/Getty Images)

Niki Terpstra and Philippe Gilbert put in a dominant performance with their Quick-Step Floors team in Le Samyn in Belgium on Tuesday to place first and second.

The pair had been part of a decisive break in the peloton caused by an acceleration of pace injected by the Quick-Step Floors team. Damien Gaudin (Direct Energie) came in for third place.

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