'The longest 14km of my life': Alberto Bettiol left in disbelief after surprise Tour of Flanders win

Italian says it was a perfect team performance by his EF Education First squad in Flanders

Alberto Bettiol attacks on the Oude Kwaremont at the 2019 Tour of Flanders (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Italian Alberto Bettiol (EF Education First) completed the push of his life to win the 2019 Tour of Flanders from an Oude Kwaremont attack.

Bettiol won solo, his first professional race win, in Oudenaarde ahead of an elite group of 15 on his heels, including former Flanders winners Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) and Alexander Kristoff (UAE Team Emirates).

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