Søren Kragh Andersen triumphant in new-look Paris-Tours

After finishing second last year, the Dane would not be beaten over the gravel roads

Søren Kragh Andersen has won a very different edition of Paris-Tours (Photo credit: GUILLAUME SOUVANT/AFP/Getty Images)

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Søren Kragh Andersen (Sunweb) was the victor in the first of a new-look Paris-Tours.

The 24-year old Dane broke clear from breakaway companions Niki Terpstra (Quick-Step Floors) and Benoit Cosnefroy (AG2R La Mondiale) with 11km left to ride, and soloed to the finish to claim victory in a race he finished second in last year.

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