Lotte Kopecky successfully defends Tour of Flanders title as SD Worx claim 1-2

With number one on her back, the Belgian won her third Classics race this spring with a powerful show of strength

Lotte Kopecky
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Lotte Kopecky won her second successive Tour of Flanders as SD Worx’s phenomenal spring Classics campaign continued with yet another win.

Kopecky came good on her favourite status by animating the race in the final 50km and finally shaking Silvia Persico of UAE-Team ADQ off her wheel on the day’s final ascent of the Oude Kwaremont.

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