Vorobyev takes U23 TT title from favourite Dennis

Anton Vorobyev wins, Under-23 men's time trial, World Championships 2012

Russia's Anton Vorobyev became the U23 men's time trial world champion in dominant fashion, finishing over 40 seconds clear of second place and pre-race favourite Rohan Dennis (Australia). 

The Russian, who finished fourth at the same race in Copenhagen last year, was unperturbed by the cool and breezy conditions in Limburg and was head and shoulders above the rest of the field. Damien Howson (Australia) finished third. 

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