Kasia Niewiadoma wins frantic women's Amstel Gold Race

Lizzie Deignan, in her first race in Trek-Segafredo colours, returns to racing with a strong performance

Katarzyna Niewiadoma wins the women's Amstel Gold Race (Photo by Marcel van Hoorn/ANP/AFP/Getty Images)

(Image credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Kasia Niewiadoma won the third edition of the women’s Amstel Gold Race since its 2017 reintroduction.

The former Polish champion attacked on the last of four ascents of the famed Cauberg climb and soloed to success, bagging a first WorldTour win for her Canyon-SRAM team this year.

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Owen Rogers is an experienced journalist, covering professional cycling and specialising in women's road racing. He has followed races such as the Women's Tour and Giro d'Italia Donne, live-tweeting from Women's WorldTour events as well as providing race reports, interviews, analysis and news stories. He has also worked for race teams, to provide post race reports and communications.