Alexander Kristoff wins RideLondon-Surrey Classic

Norwegian Alexander Kristoff pays back his Katusha-Alpecin team's hard work with victory in London

Alexander Kristoff

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Alexander Kristoff (Katusha-Alpecin) won the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic on Sunday from a bunch sprint at the end of a fast-paced edition of the race.

The Norwegian made up for a winless Tour de France by sprinting ahead of his rivals on The Mall to claim the win ahead of Magnus Cort Nielsen (Orica-Scott), with Tour green jersey winner Michael Matthews (Team Sunweb) in third.

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