Pooley wins women's Fleche Wallonne; Cooke second

Pooley, Cooke, Johansson, Women's Fleche Wallonne 2010

Great Britain made a remarkable scoop of the two top places in the women's Fleche Wallonne on Wednesday, with Emma Pooley (Cervélo) scoring a lone victory ahead of three-times winner Nicole Cooke (GB).

Pooley took off on the steepest section of the Mur de Huy on the second and definitive ascent of the notoriously tough final climb, a little earlier than instructed but which ensured she could celebrate the fourth World Cup win of her career in style.

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