Andreas Kron takes the opening stage of Volta a Catalunya 2021 as late break makes it

The young Danish rider showed his attacking style yet again before beating his fellow break partners in the sprint

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Andreas Kron took stage one of the 100th Volta a Catalunya ahead of the Spanish champion Luis León Sánchez into Calella.

Kron (Lotto-Soudal) went on the attack on multiple occasions before getting away late on with Sánchez (Astana-Premier Tech) as well as Lennard Kämna (Bora-Hansgrohe) and Rémy Rochas (Cofidis), who he managed to out-sprint at the end.

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