Elisa Balsamo outsprints Charlotte Kool to win Classic Brugge-De Panne

Italian takes second WorldTour victory on the trot

Elisa Balsamo wins Classic Brugge-De Panne
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Elisa Balsamo (Lidl Trek) continued her stellar early-season form on Thursday with victory at the Classic Brugge-De Panne. 

The former world champion outsprinted Charlotte Kool (dsm-firmenich PostNL) to take her fourth win of 2024 so far, and her second in five days after triumphing in the Trofeo Alfredo Binda on Sunday. 

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