Ion Izagirre seals Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana overall as Dylan Groenewegen wins final stage

Basque rider finishes safely on the short, flat final stage to win the overall

Dylan Groenewegen wins the final stage of the 2019 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

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Dylan Groenewegen (Jumbo-Visma) took victory on the final stage of the 2019 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana, making a late surge to beat Alexander Kristoff (UAE Team Emirates) and Matteo Trentin (Mitchelton-Scott) to the line in a close finish.

Ion Izagirre (Astana) was able to safely finish in the front group to secure the overall victory in the race seven seconds ahead of Alejandro Valverde (Movistar).

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

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