Rohan Dennis wins UCI World Championships elite men’s time trial taking over a minute out of Tom Dumoulin

Dumoulin edged into the silver medal position with just half a second advantage over third place

Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images

Rohan Dennis (Australia) won the UCI World Championships elite men's time trial, taking a staggering 81 seconds out of defending champion Tom Dumoulin of the Netherlands.

Dennis did away with the testing 52.5 kilometre course in Innsbruck in 1 hour 3 minutes 2 seconds, to earn ownership of the rainbow striped skinsuit for the year ahead.

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Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

Michelle Arthurs-Brennan the Editor of Cycling Weekly website. An NCTJ qualified traditional journalist by trade, Michelle began her career working for local newspapers. She's worked within the cycling industry since 2012, and joined the Cycling Weekly team in 2017, having previously been Editor at Total Women's Cycling. Prior to welcoming her daughter in 2022, Michelle raced on the road, track, and in time trials, and still rides as much as she can - albeit a fair proportion indoors, for now.