Bauke Mollema wins first Monument with Il Lombardia 2019 victory

The Dutchman attacked in the closing kilometres and rode solo to victory

Bauke Mollema wins Il Lombardia 2019 (Marco Bertorello/AFP via Getty Images)

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Bauke Mollema (Trek-Segafredo) sealed his maiden Monument victory after solo-ing to victory at Il Lombardia 2019.

As the attacks came in thick and fast in the closing kilometres, the Dutchman countered with 18km remaining as the group of favourites let him go up the road.

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