'We will attack': SD Worx take dominance to next level with 1-2 overall at Itzulia Women

Demi Vollering sacrificed her incredible Basque Country record to allow Marlen Reusser to win stage and overall

Marlen Reusser and Demi Vollering at Itzulia Women 2023
(Image credit: Getty Images)

SD Worx has become so dominant that the team now can concern itself with how it wins, rather than just whether it is victorious or not.

On Sunday, on stage three of Itzulia Women, the Dutch super-team could have decided to try and leave the General Classification as it was going into the final stage: Demi Vollering (SD Worx) in first, with a healthy 56 seconds over her teammate Marlen Reusser in second, and 1-05 over Kasia Niewiadoma (Canyon-SRAM), in third.

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Adam Becket
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Adam is Cycling Weekly’s news editor – his greatest love is road racing but as long as he is cycling on tarmac, he's happy. Before joining Cycling Weekly he spent two years writing for Procycling, where he interviewed riders and wrote about racing. He's usually out and about on the roads of Bristol and its surrounds. Before cycling took over his professional life, he covered ecclesiastical matters at the world’s largest Anglican newspaper and politics at Business Insider. Don't ask how that is related to cycling.