Philippe Gilbert takes stunning solo victory in dramatic 2017 Tour of Flanders

The Belgian champion put in a performance of a lifetime to win De Ronde from a 55km solo breakaway

Philippe Gilbert celebrate winning the 2017 Tour of Flanders

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Philippe Gilbert (Quick-Step) took a stunning solo victory at the 2017 Tour of Flanders, attacking on the Oude Kwaremont 55km from the finish and holding off the chasing riders.

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