'All or nothing' — how Marta Cavalli won the Amstel Gold Race

Italian FDJ-Nouvelle Aquitaine Futuroscope rider wins her first Women's WorldTour race

Marta Cavalli
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Marta Cavalli said she attacked over the top of the Cauberg, the winning move of the Amstel Gold Race, because she had "nothing to lose".

The Italian won her first Women's WorldTour race in Valkenburg on Sunday, attacking a group of eight women which had emerged at the top of the Cauberg, and then riding solo for the final 1.8km to win by the narrowest of margins.

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