Oliver Naesen spoils the sprinters' party to claim Bretagne Classic

Belgian Oliver Naesen takes victory in France just moments before the sprinters group cross the finish line in Plouay

Oliver Naesen wins the G.P. Plouay in 2016

(Image credit: Watson)

Oliver Naesen (IAM Cycling) won the Bretagne Classic-Ouest-France on Sunday from a two-man escape, evading the chasing peloton by just seconds.

Belgian Naesen and Italian Alberto Bettiol (Cannondale-Drapac) were in a late move in the final 10 kilometres of the gruelling 247-kilometre WorldTour race in Brittany, north-west France.

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