Tom Pidcock takes La Planche des Belles Filles victory at the Tour Alsace

The Brit will rise up the GC after his summit finish win

Tom Pidcock (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

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Tom Pidcock took a summit finish victory on La Planche des Belles Filles and rose to the top of the overall classification at the Tour Alsace.

The Wiggins Le Col rider sat in 12th place in the overall classification of the UCI 2.2 race, currently the highest placed Brit, and beat Alexander Evans (SEG Racing Academy) by three seconds, with Kevin Inkelaar (Groupama FDJ development squad) in third, to take his first win after three stages. Another Brit, Adam Hartley (SEG Racing Academy), finished tenth.

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