Michael Matthews triumphs again in Canada at the GP de Montréal 2018

Matthews doubles up after victory Québec by beating Sonny Colbrelli to the line in Montréal

Michael Matthews wins the 2018 GP de Montréal (Photo by Luc Claessen/Getty Images)

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Following on from his victory at the GP de Québec on Friday, Michael Matthews (Sunweb) made it two Canadian wins in two by out-sprinting Sonny Colbrelli (Bahrain-Merida) at the GP de Montréal.

Matthews becomes only the second rider to complete the Canadian double, following his Australian compatriot Simon Gerrans’ success in 2014.

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Stephen Puddicombe is a freelance journalist for Cycling Weekly, who regularly contributes to our World Tour racing coverage with race reports, news stories, interviews and features. Outside of cycling, he also enjoys writing about film and TV - but you won't find much of that content embedded into his CW articles.