Thomas De Gendt takes solo win on Critérium du Dauphiné stage one

The Belgian also took the overall race lead and the KOM jersey on the first stage of the WorldTour race

Thomas De Gendt wins Critérium du Dauphiné 2017 stage one (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Thomas De Gendt (Lotto-Soudal) rode to victory on the opening stage of the 2017 Critérium du Dauphiné, taking the overall race lead with it as he rode celebrating into the finish in Saint Etienne.

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