Ellen van Dijk wins women's Dwars door Vlaanderen for second year with solo break

The Dutch rider went clear from a stacked group to take victory

Ellen van Dijk wins Dwars door Vlaanderen for the second consecutive year (Photo by Luc Claessen/Getty Images)

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Ellen van Dijk rode to a second consecutive victory at Dwars door Vlaanderen with another solo attack.

The Trek-Segafredo rider was the proven strongest as she defended her 2018 title in West Flanders.

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