Jelle Wallays wins Paris-Tours 2019 with strong solo attack

The Belgian took his second Paris-Tours victory after attacking from 50km out

Jelle Wallays wins Paris-Tours 2019 (Guillaume Souvant/AFP via Getty Images)

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Jelle Wallays (Lotto-Soudal) won Paris-Tours 2019 after a strong solo attack from a fair way out on a gravel sector, maintaining his effort all the way to the finish line.

The Belgian made his move with 50km to go, with the chase group behind failing to bring him back in as Wallays finished with 30 seconds to spare.

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