Sunweb double up with storming victory in World Championships men's team time trial

BMC took second place while Sky rounded off the podium in third in Bergen

Sunweb at the World Championships men's team time trial 2017 (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Team Sunweb pulled off a surprise to win the men’s World Championships team time trial ahead of BMC, with Team Sky rounding off the podium in third.

The win completed a remarkable and unexpected double, after Sunweb’s women’s team won gold earlier in the day.

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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.